The official Twitter account for director TATSUKI‘s Kemurikusa television anime announced on Monday that Nanois performing the anime’s opening song. Record company Flying Dog began streaming a commercial previewing the song.
Kemurikusa will premiere on Tokyo MX on January 9 at 10:30 p.m. The series will also begin airing later that night on Sun TV, Tochigi TV, BS Fuji, Hokkaido Bunka Hōsō, Chiba TV, and Mie TV. Amazon Prime Video will debut its “exclusive” early streams of the anime on the same day at 10:15 p.m. The anime will have 12 30-minute episodes. TATSUKI has already streamed several short clips on Twitter.
The cast includes:
- Mikako Komatsu as Rin
- Arisa Kiyoto as Ritsu
- Tomomi Jiena Sumi as Rina
TATSUKI and Yaoyorozu, Kemono Friends‘ former anime director and studio, are producing the anime. TATSUKI‘s fellow irodori members Yoshihisa Isa and Yūko Shiromizu are serving as the animation director and art director, respectively. Yoshitada Fukuhara, the producer of the Kemono Friends anime, is credited as the animation producer.
Sources: Kemurikusa anime’s Twitter account, Comic Natalie, Flying Dog‘s YouTube channel