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Second ‘Himouto! Umaru-chan’ Anime DVD/BD Release Gets Karaoke Promo

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Himouto Umaru-Chan Hulu HeaderTOHO previously announced their plans for the summer 2015 anime series Himouto! Umaru-chan and as the first volume arrived last week, they’re doing some new promotion for the second volume that’s due out on October 14th, 2015. It’s actually cute in doing a karaoke version of the promo that clocks in at just about two minutes. The series is getting a six volume release on DVD and Blu-ray with the DVD releases priced at 5,800 yen and the Blu-ray releases at 6,800 yen. The series began its release on September 16th, 2015. Check the chart below for the full schedule and known extras.

The anime adaptation of SankakuHead’s manga series will be directed by Masahiko Ohta based on the scripts by Takashi Aoshima along with character designs by Aya Takano and that it’ll be done at Dogakoba. Ohta, Aoshima and sound director Yasunori Ebina all worked together on Yuruyuri and a few of them on Kotoura-san.

The main cast is set to include Aimi Tanaka as Umaru Doma, Yurina Furukawa as Sylphynford Tachibana, Haruka Shiraishi as Kirie Motoba, Akari Kageyama as Nana Ebina, Kenji Nojima as Taihei Doma, Tetsuya Kakihara as Alex, Hiroki Yasumoto as Bonba and Ami Koshimizu as Kano.

The original manga series has six volumes to its name so far. That property has been running since 2013 in Weekly Young Jump.

Plot concept: The sibling gag comedy manga centers around Umaru, Taihei’s little sister who boasts beautiful looks as well as prowess in both school and sports; however, “Himouto” (beautiful little sister) has a certain secret.

Volume Date Extras
1 09/16/15 Clean opening, promo collection, audio commentary
2 10/14/15 Clean ending, audio commentary
3 11/18/15 Commercial collection, audio commentary
4 12/15/15 Audio commentary
5 01/20/16 Audio commentary
6 02/17/16 Audio commentary

Himouto! Umaru-chan Japanese Volume 4 Cover Himouto! Umaru-chan Japanese Volume 3 Cover Himouto! Umaru-chan Japanese Volume 2 Cover

Himouto Umaru-Chan Japanese Volume 1 Cover