News 2nd This Boy/Kono Danshi Anime's Teaser Streamed
posted on 2012-03-28 10:00 EDT
The official website for independent animator Soubi Yamamoto's Kono Danshi (This Boy) anime projects began streaming a teaser video for the second anime, Kono Danshi, Ningyo Hiroimashita. (This Boy, Picked Up a Merman.) According to the trailer, the new anime will debut this year.
As a 21-year-old, Yamamoto made her scriptwriting and directorial debut last year with the first 28-minute Kono Danshi anime, Kono Danshi, Uchū-jin to Tatakaemasu. (This Boy Can Fight Aliens!). Her first anime had its international premiere at New York Comic Con last October, and Sentai Filmworks licensed it for North America.
Source: Saishin Anime Jōhō
Image © Soubi Yamamoto/Balance Entertainment/CoMix Wave Films
Update: Merman's gender corrected.
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