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The September issue of Kadokawa Shoten's Newtype magazine has revealed that the Satelight, Hal Film Maker, and JM Animation studios are producing an Anyamaru Tantei Kiruminzuu anime series for an October television premiere. Shoji Kawamori (Macross, Escaflowne, Basquash!) and the three studios reportedly conceived of the project, and Soichi Masui (Scrapped Princess) is directing it. Hal Film Maker animator Sumie Aizawa (Kemeko-DX episode animation director) is designing the characters, while Yōsuke Yūki and Eriko Matsuda (Itazura na Kiss scriptwriter) are supervising the scripts.