News Akane-Iro ni Somaru Saka Game to Get TV Anime in Fall (Updated)
posted on 2008-06-28 16:09 EDT
The August issue (on sale on June 30) of Gakken's Megami Magazine will confirm that feng's Akane-Iro ni Somaru Saka adult romance adventure game is getting animated for television this fall. The story centers around a boy named Jun-ichi Nagase at a prestigious academy, and a female transfer student named Yuuhi Katagiri — who just happens to be Jun-ichi's fiancée, as arranged by his family.
Keitaro Motonaga (School Days, ToHeart - Remember my memories, Amaenaide yo!!) will direct the animators at TNK (School Days, Hand Maid May). Makoto Uezu (School Days, Amaenaide yo!!) will oversee the scripts, and Kumi Horii (Amaenaide yo!!, Zone of the Enders) and Madoka Hirayama (Sentimental Journey, Zone of the Enders) will handle the character designs. Rie Kugimiya will play Yuuhi, while Aya Hirano will play Jun-ichi's sister Minato.
Source: Moon Phase
Update: Homare Sakazuki, the manga artist for School Days, has launched a manga version of Akane-Iro ni Somaru Saka in the August issue (released on June 26) of Kadokawa Shoten's Monthly Comp Ace magazine.