News MVM to Release ef: a tale of memories and ef: a tale of melodies
posted on 2013-04-19 11:17 EDT
MVM Entertainment has announced that it will release the television romance anime Ef: A Tale of Memories and its sequel Ef: A Tale of Melodies in August. From MVM's page: "We'll be releasing both series on DVD (no Blu Ray for this one) separately, with 2 discs to each set."
The first series begins on Christmas Eve, when boy Hiro Hirono meets a girl named Miyako Miyamura as she chases a purse snatcher. Hiro later finds out that Miyako also goes to the same school as he does and they start hanging out togethe, creating a love triangle with Hiro's childhood friend. In another plotline, Renji Asō meets a girl named Chihiro Shindō at an abandoned train station. He soon learns that Chihiro suffers from a type of amnesia where her memory lasts for only 13 hours, and that she dreams of writing a novel.
The two series involve director Shin Oonuma, supervisor Akiyuki Shinbo, series script supervisor Katsuhiko Takayama, character designer Nobuhiro Sugiyama (adapting the designs of Naru Nanao and 2C=Galore), and music composers Eiichiro Yanagi and Tenmon. Both series are based on the visual novel by minori, and run 12 episodes each.
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