Hinamatsuri Anime Listed With 12 Episodes
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
The official website for the television anime of Masao Ohtake's Hinamatsuri manga is listing that the anime will have six Blu-ray Disc and DVD releases for a total of 12 episodes in the series. Each of the six home video releases will include a "bonus live-action video." The home video releases will ship once a month between June and November.
The anime will premiere on April 6 at 9:00 p.m. on the AT-X channel, and it will then run on Tokyo MX, KBS Kyoto, TV Aichi, Sun TV, TVQ Broadcasting Kyushu, and BS11.
Kei Oikawa (Outbreak Company, My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU TOO!, This Art Club Has a Problem!) is directing the series at studio feel., and Keiichirō Ōchi (My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU TOO!, Outbreak Company, La Corda d'Oro Blue Sky) is both writing and overseeing the scripts. Katsura Matsubara is the assistant director, and Kanetoshi Kamimoto (Dagashi Kashi, Burst Angel) is both the chief animation director and character designer. Yasuhiro Misawa (Kokoro Connect, Yuruyuri - Happy Go Lily, Himouto! Umaru-chan) is composing the music at Nippon Columbia. Rie Murakawa is performing the opening theme song "Distance," while Yoshiki Nakajima is performing the ending theme song "Sake to Ikura to 893 to Musume" (Salted Salmon, Salmon Roe, 893, and the Girl) as his character Yoshifumi Nitta.
The comedy manga centers around a super-powered girl named Hina, and Nitta, a young member of the yakuza. Hina suddenly appears in Nitta's room and threatens him with her extraordinary powers. However, they end up living together.