Aniplex Japan previously announced the plans for the home video release of the summer 2016 anime series ReLife and is now doing updates for it. The distributor has now revealed the second piece of cover artwork for the volume that’s due out on September 28th, 2016. The thirteen episode series is getting a seven-volume release that began on August 24th, 2016 and concludes on February 22nd, 2017. The first volumes are priced at 2,500 yen and 3,500 yen for the DVD and Blu-ray with just one episode on it while the remaining volumes are priced at 5,500 yen and 6,500 yen each. No details about on-disc extras are available yet
Animated at TMS Entertainment, Tomo Kosaka directed it based on the scripts from Kazuho Hyodo and Michiko Yokote. Character designs were done by Junko Yamanaka, whose other recent adaptations are featured in Servamp.
The series cast includes Kensho Ono as Arata Kaizaki, Ai Kayano as Chizuru Hishiro, Ryouhei Kimura as Ryou Yoake, Haruka Tomatsu as Rena Kariu, Yuuma Uchida as Kazutomi Ooga and Reina Ueda as An Onoya.
Plot concept: Arata Kaizaki (27) quit the job he landed after graduation in only three months. His life did not go well after that. Now his parents are threatening to stop sending money, and want him to come back to the country. He has no friend or girlfriend to share his troubles with…as he hits rock bottom a strange man named Ryo Yoake appears. Yoake invites Kaizaki to join a societal rehabilitation program for NEETs called ReLife. This program uses a mysterious drug to make him look younger, and sends him back to high school for a year…