1st Tamako Market BD/DVD to Include Bonus Anime
posted on by Egan Loo
The official website for Kyoto Animation's Tamako Market television anime revealed on Thursday that the first Blu-ray Disc/DVD volume will contain a bonus pettanko anime, "Dera's Bar." Each volume will contain two television episodes, and the first volume will ship on March 20 with these extras:
- Pettanko anime "Dera's Bar"
- Production location report "Director Yamada's, ~I Want to Slip Into Yukiko Horiguchi's Pocket~"
- Mochi-Mochi advance screening event footage
- Web preview videos
- Clean opening/ending animation sequences
- Promotional video & announcement commercial collection
- Mochi-Mochi radio drama #1-2
- Cast commentaries
- Staff commentaries
- Japanese subtitles
- Episode 1's insert song "My Love's Like" by Cage North (first CD release of the song)
- 24-page, full-color special booklet
- Special postcard with exclusive Yukiko Horiguchi illustration
- Special sleeve/Digipak packaging
Aya Suzaki (Bakuman., Manyū Hiken-chō, To Love-Ru -Trouble- Darkness) plays the title heroine Tamako Kitashirakawa, a high-school freshman who is cheerful, spirited, and kind to others. She is the mochi-loving daughter of a mochi (rice cake) shopkeeper in a shopping district and a baton club member.
Naoko Yamada (K-ON!) is directing, and Reiko Yoshida (K-ON!, Bakuman.) is in charge of the series scripts. Horiguchi (Lucky Star) is another K-ON! veteran who is designing the characters.
The 12-episode series premiered early Thursday morning in Japan. Sentai Filmworks announced that it licensed the anime for North America and The Anime Network added that it will begin running the anime on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. EST.
Image © Kyoto Animation/Usagiyama Shopping District