Don't you hate it when your peaceful company vacation to the mountains turns into a survival-horror scenario when you and your co-workers are beset by an angry monkey wielding a machete? If not, you'll be happy to know that Monkey Peak, a horror manga written by Kouji Shinasaka and illustrated by Akihiro Kumeta, is being adapted into a "tate anime" ("vertical anime") that will be distributed on the Anime Beans smart phone app. Hit the jump to learn more.
Tate Anime is back, with a new name and new titles! Plus, it's branching out into traditional "horizontal anime" with streams of popular shows currently running. Check out what's new for the Production I.G. app after the jump.
In a bit of irony, it has been revealed that the anime adaptation of Moshi Moshi, Terumi Desu. ("Hello, This is Terumi."), a romantic comedy manga by Etsuko Mizusawa about a girl who hates smart phones and the Internet and the boy who loves her, will be distributed as a "tate anime" designed to be viewed vertically on smart phones via the Anime Beans app. Hit the jump to learn more.
Kodoku no Gourmet ("Loneliness of the Gourmet"), a seinen culinary manga written by Masayuki Kusumi and illustrated by Jiro Taniguchi, is being adapted into a short-form anime for Production I.G's "Tate Anime" smart phone app, and now a new trailer shows the main character Goro Inogashira (voiced by Kenyu Horiuchi) in his quest for the perfect dining experience. Hit the jump to check it out.
Yuuwaku Office Lover 2, a "sweet and dangerous" office romance-themed smart phone game that caters primarily to house wives and office ladies, is being adapted into a short form anime that will broadcast on Production I.G's "Tate Anime" smart phone app beginning in the Winter season of 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.