New key visual revealed for sequel project adapting two light novels by Hajime Kamoshida and Keji Mizoguchi
A new key visual has been released for the upcoming new Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai animation, which has also been announced as being distributed in Japanese movie theaters. The visual (below) depicts Kaede Azusagawa dressed in a school uniform and venturing out of the house on a wet and snowy day, while her reflection in a puddle represents her shut-in self.
Labeled the "Senior High School Student Completion Compilation", the theatrical animation adapts the novels Rascal Does Not Dream of a Sister Venturing Out and Rascal Does Not Dream of a Knapsack Kid. The original Rascal novels are written by Hajime Kamoshida and illustrated by Keji Mizoguchi, and an English language version of the series is published by Yen Press.
Crunchyroll currently streams the Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny GIrl Senpai TV anime, and describes the story as follows:
Puberty syndrome – Abnormal experiences rumored on the internet to be caused by sensitivity and instability during adolescence. This year, Sakuta Azusagawa, a second-year student at a high school near Enoshima, meets several girls that are experiencing this “puberty syndrome.” For instance, he meets a wild bunny girl in the library. She turns out to be an actress on hiatus, Mai Sakurajima, who is also his senior at the school. For some reason, no one else can see this enchanting girl. How did she become invisible…?
The new Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai animation is directed by Soichi Masui and features animation production by CloverWorks.
Copyright notice: © 2022 Hajime Kamoshida / KADOKAWA / Aobuta Project
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