News Jin Kobayashi's Natsu no Arashi to be Animated in 2009
posted on 2008-11-23 02:55 EST
The January issue (on sale on November 26) of Square Enix's Monthly Gangan Wing magazine will announce that Jin Kobayashi's Natsu no Arashi! science-fiction romance manga will be animated for release in 2009. This story from the creator of School Rumble centers on a boy named Hajime Yasaka who meets an older high school girl named Sayoko "Arashi" Arashiyama in an old town coffee shop. "Arashi" happens to have a secret that Hajime learns one fateful summer vacation.
Akiyuki Shinbo (Ef - a tale of melodies., Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha, MoonPhase) will direct off scripts that Katsuhiko Takayama (Ef - a tale of melodies., Ga-Rei -Zero-, Rumbling Hearts) will oversee. The anime studio Shaft will produce the project.
Source: Moon Phase Comments
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