News Bakuman. Manga's TV Anime Confirmed for Fall 2010 (Update 3)
posted on 2009-12-10 10:26 EST by Egan Loo
2010's second issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is confirming on Monday that a television anime adaptation of Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata's Bakuman manga has been green-lit for fall of 2010. It will run on the NHK-Educational channel. More details will be provided in future issues of the magazine.
Source: News Paradise
Update: Kenichi Kasai (Honey and Clover, Nodame Cantabile, Sweet Blue Flowers) and Noriaki Akitaya (episode director on Nodame Cantabile, Honey and Clover II, Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion) are directing the animators at J.C. Staff. Reiko Yoshida (Kaikan Phrase, Maria Watches Over Us, The Story of Saiunkoku) is supervising the scripts. Source: Mainichi Shimbun's Mantan Web
Update 2:Mainichi Shimbun's Mantan Web reports that the anime will be 25 episodes long.
Update 3: NHK Anime World's website has opened a page for Bakuman.
this article has been modified since it was originally posted; see change history
Now Available: Yuuna and the Haunted Hot Springs - Late night! The Genius Bakabon - Revue Starlight - Grand Blue Dreaming - Happy Sugar Life - Lord of Vermilion - Free! Dive to the Future - Angolmois: Record of Mongol Invasion - Drop Kick on my Devil! - Asobi Asobase - Planet With - Chio's School Road - and much more!