News Ishida to Asakura Gag Comedy Anime Slated for January 6
posted on 2012-12-11 23:50 EST
The Ishida to Asakura gag comedy anime will premiere on Tokyo MX TV on January 6. Based on Masao's surreal comedy manga, the story focuses on the friendship of high school boys Asakura who "wants to become a teacher at a girls' school in the future" and Ishida who "wants to become a florist with Asakura in the future."
The image also lists Shūta Morishima (Kamisama Kiss' Isobe) and Nobuhisa Nakamoto (Weiß Survive's Takeshi) as cast members.
The manga debuted in both the main Young King magazine and Monthly Young King last year, and it ended after 15 installments in the September 2012 issue on July 19. Shonengahosha will publish the second compiled book volume with a previously unpublished ending on December 19.
Update: The image also lists the following staff members:
- Director: Pippuya (Kachō no Koi)
- Script: Kenichi Yamashita (Ginga e Kickoff!!, Ginga Densetsu Weed)
- Character Designs: PEN
- Animation Production: Hotline (Shiba Inuko-san)
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