Announced back in December, an original series called Hisone to Maso-tan was announced that now has some new details. With a site update and an interview piece released that you can see below, the series has now been set for an April 2018 premiere on Tokyo MX and other networks to be revealed. The interview has some good production stills to check out to get a feel for the new work.
The project comes from a concept by Shinji Higuchi, who is listed as the executive director for it, with Mari Okada and done up at studio Bones. Hiroshi Kobayashi is directing it with Okada handling the series composition. Yoshiyuki Itou is handling adapting Toshinao Aoki’s designs.
Plot Concept: Straightforward and innocent Hisone Amakasu is a rookie self-defense official. She was struggling with the fact that she sometimes hurts people unintentionally by her innocent words and decided to join in Air Self-Defence, hoping to maintain a certain distance from people. This decision led her to a fateful encounter which profoundly changes her life.
It was the dragon hidden in the base and it chose Hisone as his pilot. When it soared into the sky with Hisone, her fate as a dragon pilot was decided. It is said that dragons have a key to the future of the world…