The fall 2018 anime series Conception is getting its home video releases handled by Kadokawa and they’ve set a good schedule for it. We’re still just about a month away from the first set landing and now the full packaging for it has been revealed that will define the style of the run! The twelve episode series is set for a four-volume release beginning on February 27th, 2019. The DVDs are priced at 8,000 yen each while the Blu-rays are priced at 9,000 yen each.
The series was directed by Keitaro Motonaga based on the series composition by Yuuko Kakihara. Yousuke Okuda handled the character design adaptation with Gonzo handling the animation production.
The Japanese cast includes Yuuki Ono as Itsuki Yuge, Emiri Katō as Mahiru Konatsuki, Aya Endo as Aly, Saki Fujita as Femiruna, Asami Shimoda as Collette, Yukiyo Fujii as Yuzuha, Makiko Ohmoto as Ruka, Yuriko Yamaguchi as Reone, Kazusa Aranami as Falun, Riho Sugiyama as Tarua, Kana Asumi as Liris and Lirie, Sanae Kobayashi as Mirei, Eri Kitamura as Sue, Yurin as Mana, Kenichirou Matsuda as Shangri-la, and Daisuke Hirakawa as Narcisstes.
The original game came out back in 2012 on the PS Vita with a few sequel games since, including a release on Steam.
Plot Concept: The series focuses on Itsuki Yūge, a high school student who finds out on the day of his graduation ceremony that his cousin and childhood friend Mahiru is pregnant. Immediately afterward, Itsuki and Mahiru are taken to a magical world called Granvania, which is currently being invaded by monsters. The only people who can fight and exorcize the monsters are the “star children,” and the star children can only be produced by the 12 “shrine maidens of the constellations.” In order to defeat the monsters and return to his own world, Itsuki must father the star children with the maidens.
|1||02/27/19||Booklet, Original Soundtrack CD 1, Audio Commentary|