News Sentai Filmworks Confirms License of Ano Natsu de Matteru Anime
posted on 2012-01-05 17:42 EST by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Sentai Filmworks confirmed its license of the Ano Natsu de Matteru (Waiting in the Summer) television anime series on Thursday. It will release the series on subtitled DVD later this year.
Crunchyroll announced on Wednesday that it will be streaming the series as it airs in Japan, starting on January 11. Crunchyroll had listed Sentai Filmworks as the publisher of the series when it made the streaming announcement.
Onegai Teacher/Onegai Twins story creator Yousuke Kuroda and Onegai franchise's original character designer Taraku Uon are reuniting on the project. Ano Natsu de Matteru features another reunion: after working on the Toradora! and Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae o Boku-tachi wa Mada Shiranai. anime together, director Tatsuyuki Nagai and character designer Masayoshi Tanaka are collaborating for the series. Ray will sing the series' opening theme song "sign." The adolescent romantic comedy will premiere in Japan on January 9, and it will run until March.