Crunchyroll to Stream Null and Peta Anime
posted on by Alex Mateo
Crunchyroll announced on Thursday that it will begin streaming Null & Peta, the anime of Tokyotoon and Shinei Animation's new original multimedia project of the same name, on Friday at 10:45 a.m. EDT. The anime will stream in North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, and the Middle East.
The series will premiere online on Friday at 12:00 p.m. and stream on 15 services in Japan. The anime will then debut on television on AT-X on Friday at 10:40 p.m. and on Chiba TV on Saturday at 2:30 a.m. (effectively Sunday).
The "sisters slapstick comedy" project centers on a genius elementary school inventor named Null and her robot older sister Peta.
Hato (Nora, Princess, and Stray Cat) is credited with the original project and the scripts. Hirofumi Ogura (Black Butler II, The Knight in the Area) is the anime's director. Eku Takeshima is designing the characters, and Ken Itakura is adapting those designs for animation. Shinei Animation is animating the series, and Ascension is credited with production cooperation. Yūki Kishida is composing the music.
The project also includes an upcoming game. Both the game and anime will launch worldwide at the same time they each launch in Japan.