Nazotokine Puzzle-Solving Anime Premieres on October 5
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
The official Twitter account for Nazotokine, a "puzzle-solving TV anime" (nazo-toki TV anime), announced on Friday that the anime will premiere on Tokyo MX on October 5 at 10:20 p.m. The anime will then air on Tochigi TV on October 6 at 12:50 a.m.
"Nazo-toki" refers to stories that center on puzzle-solving, such as the Professor Layton game series.
Naoya Fukushi created the anime concept and is directing it at Tengu Kobou. Hitomi Takano is designing the characters, and Hiroyuki Moriyama (anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day) is serving as chief director of photography. Hiroaki Yabunaka is handling the sound effects, and Hikaru Nakatsugawa is producing. Nationally-ranked shogi player Yūki Hasegawa and comedian Ayumi Masui (under the stage name Peyon-Jun) are collaborating on the scenario writing, and Dream Vision's Takanori Morita is collaborating on making the puzzles to solve.