Koitabi ~True Tours Nanto~ Short's First Promo Streamed
posted on by Sarah Nelkin
Junji Nishimura (True Tears, Dog Days, Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan, Ranma ½) is directing the anime off a script by prolific writer Mari Okada (True Tears, AKB0048, anohana, Black Butler). The cast includes Kaori Nazuka as Chiaki (who also narrates the video), Ayahi Takagaki as Aoi, Yuka Iguchi as Natsuko, Makoto Ishii as Takumi, and Hiroyuki Yoshino as Haruki. The group eufonius (True Tears, Clannad, Polyphonica) is performing the theme song.
The short about 3 love stories set in the Japanese city of Nanto was announced by the mayor of Nanto in February. The city's Jōhana-za theater will hold a screening of the completed short on April 28. The short will also air in the local area on that day, and it will also be viewable for free with a dedicated smart phone app.