Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid S Anime's Promo Video Previews Unaired Episode
posted on by Alex Mateo
The official website for the Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid S anime began streaming on Wednesday a promotional video for the new unaired episode that will be included on the "Volume S" Blu-ray Disc and DVD on January 19, 2022. The episode is titled "Nippon no Omotenashi (Attend wa Dragon Desu)" (Japanese Hospitality (My Attendant Is a Dragon)).
Volume S will also include all 13 episodes of the Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid S Short Animation Series (Mini Dora) anime shorts , all 3 episodes of Mini Dora SP, and a new fifth exclusive bonus Mini Dora EX episode.
The first three Blu-ray Disc/DVD volumes will each include three episodes and an exclusive bonus Mini Dora EX episode. The fourth and final regular volume will contain the final set of episodes as well as a fourth exclusive bonus Mini Dora EX episode.
The anime premiered on July 7. Crunchyroll is streaming the anime worldwide outside of Asia, and Funimation is streaming an English dub. The Mini Dora anime shorts began streaming on Kyoto Animation's YouTube channel on April 7.
Tatsuya Ishihara (The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, Sound! Euphonium) directed the anime's second season. The late Yasuhiro Takemoto (Amagi Brilliant Park, The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya, Hyōka, Lucky Star), who directed the anime's first season, is credited as the series director. Yuka Yamada (Neo Angelique Abyss, Samurai Warriors, Umi Monogatari) returned to oversee the series' scripts, and Miku Kadowaki (Amagi Brilliant Park, Beyond the Boundary) returned to design the characters. Nobuaki Maruki (Amagi Brilliant Park) returned as the chief animation director.
Shōko Ochiai (Tsurune) was the art director, replacing the late Mikiko Watanabe. Norihiro Tomiita (A Silent Voice) returned as the 3D director, and Joji Unoguchi (Violet Evergarden: The Movie) returned as the 3D artist. Hiroki Ueda was the compositing director of photography. Azumi Hata (Free! -Take Your Marks-) was the color key artist. Yota Tsuruoka returned to direct the sound, and Masumi Itou returned to compose the music at Lantis.
Kyoto Animation returned to produce the anime. The "S" in the show's second season title stands for "Super Supreme Second life Starts."
Coolkyoushinja began the ongoing Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid manga in the inaugural issue of Monthly Action magazine in May 2013. Seven Seas Entertainment is releasing the manga in English. The manga has also inspired several spinoff series.
The series inspired an anime adaptation that premiered in Japan in January 2017. Crunchyroll streamed the series as it aired in Japan, and Funimation streamed an English dub. Funimation released the anime on Blu-ray Disc and DVD in April 2020.