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ReLIFE, Momokuri, Nanbaka, Super Short Comics Manga Get Anime

posted on 2015-02-13 05:40 EST
5 comico series to get anime starting in 2015

NHN Play Art announced on Friday that Yayoiso's ReLIFE, Kurose's Momokuri, Shō Futamata's Nanbaka, Kyū Amekawa's Super Short Comics will receive anime adaptations. The company also confirmed the television anime of Kometokaite Meter's Narudoma manga that was announced on January 23. All five manga titles run on NHN Play Art's free manga smartphone app comico.

The Narudoma and Super Short Comics anime are slated to premiere this spring, while the Momokuri anime is slated to debut later in 2015. The Nanbaka and ReLIFE anime adaptations are slated to premiere in 2016. The company plans to announce more details at the AnimeJapan 2015 event that will be held in the Tokyo Big Sight event center from March 20 to March 22.

NHN Play Art also announced that the third compiled volume of Yayoiso's ReLIFE will ship in Japan on March 28. The series' first two volumes have more than 450,000 copies in circulation.

Yayoiso's manga ranked eighth on the Japan Publication Sales' Distribution Reform Group Comic Team's list of best-selling first volumes for new manga series that went on sale last year. The series also ranked sixth on Japanese online bookstore Honya Club's list of manga series, recommended by bookstore employees, that had fewer than five volumes as of November 2014.

Source: ITmedia


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