One extra episode is planned to be added as special content
Japanese game developer Akatsuki announced today that the rebroadcast of the TV anime adaptation of its girls high school baseball-themed smartphone game Hachigatsu no Cinderella Nine / Cinderella Nine is set to begin in Japan in July 2020 under the title Hachigatsu no Cinderella Nine Re:fine.
The version to be used in the rebroadcast is the collector's edition included in the Blu-rays, which was brushed up from the original broadcast version. One extra episode is planned to be added as special content.
- TV Tokyo: 25:35 on July 5
- TV Osaka: 25:05 on July 6
- TV Aichi: 25:35 on July 5
- AT-X: 20:00 on July 7
The TV anime was originally aired for 12 episodes from April to July 2019. Susumu Kudo (Mardock Scramble, Minami Kamakura High School Girls Cycling Club) served as director, alongside series composition writer Jin Tanaka (Go! Princess PreCure, Laid-Back Camp) and anime character designer Takayuki Noguchi (Ro-Kyu-Bu!, Angel's 3Piece!). TMS Entertainment (Detective Conan, Lupin The Third) worked on anime production. All 12 episodes are available on Crunchyroll.
When Arihara Tsubasa enters Rigahama Municipal High School and learns that it has no baseball club, she starts up the Girls' Baseball Club on her own. Drawn to the club are girls who have never played baseball before, girls who once played it but quit, and girls who are constantly tackling great challenges. The Rigahama Girls' Baseball Club races through the trials of youth, periodically clashing and quarreling, but supporting each other all the way! And so begins the hottest summer the world has ever known...
Sourc;e Akatsuki press release
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