News Discotek Licenses Thermae Romae TV Anime
posted on 2012-10-24 23:33 EDT
The story follows Roman bathhouse architect Lucius. After losing his job, he goes to a bathhouse to relax only to find himself transported to modern-day Japan.
The anime is based on Mari Yamazaki's Thermae Romae manga. The work won the Manga Taisho (Cartoon Grand Prize) award last year, followed by the Short Work Prize in the 14th Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prizes. Yen Press publishes the manga in English.
Discotek will release the Thermae Romae series next year.
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