Mr. Osomatsu Anime's TV Special Reveals Title, Preview Image
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The official website for the "Hashire! Oumatsu-san" collaboration between Mr. Osomatsu and the Japan Racing Association revealed on Saturday that the all-new Mr. Osomatsu television anime special is titled "Osomatsu-san Ouma de Kobanashi" (Mr. Osomatsu: A Horse Anecdote). The site also revealed a still from the upcoming episode
The 30-minute special will air in Japan on December 12 at 25:00 (effectively December 13 at 1:00 a.m.) on TV Tokyo. The special will also stream on the campaign's website on December 13 at 11:00 a.m. JST and on dTV on December 16 at noon JST.
The collaboration also includes a series of six new anime shorts titled "Mutsugo to Ouma no Monogatari" (The Story of the Sextuplets and a Horse). The final episode in the shorts will debut on December 8.
The collaboration also features merchandise that the Japan Racing Association offered at events at the Tokyo Racecourse from October 30 to November 27, and will offer at the Nakayama Racecourse from December 3 to 18.
The Mr. Osomatsu anime series premiered in October 2015, and Crunchyroll streamed the series as it aired in Japan. Animation director Kanchi Suzuki posted in September that he is interested in working on a hypothetical second season for the show.