The spring 2019 anime series on the Noitamina block on Fuji TV, Sarazanmai, is getting its home video releases handled by Aniplex Japan. The eleven episode series is getting a six-volume release that begins on June 26th, 2019 where they’re all special editions with character song CDs included. The first volumes are priced at 2,800 yen and 3,800 yen on DVD and Blu-ray with one episode while the remaining volumes are two episodes each priced at 5,800 yen and 6,800 yen respectively. Check out the schedule below!
The series is directed by Kunihiko Ikuhara it was written by him and Teruko Utsumi for the overall composition. Nobuyuki Takeuchi is serving as the chief director and Kyoko Ishikawa is adapting Migi’s designs for the work. It’s being produced by MAPPA and Lapin Track.
The Japanese cast includes Ayumu Murase as Kazuki Yasaka, Kouki Uchiyama as Yū Kuji, Shun Horie as Enta Jinnouchi, Junichi Suwabe as Keppi, Mamoru Miyano as Reo Shinsei, Yoshimasa Hosoya as Mabu Akutsu, Teiko as Sara Azuma, and Kenjiro Tsuda as Chikai Kuji.
Plot Concept: The setting is Asakusa. One day, second-years in middle school Kazuki Yasaka, Toi Kuji, and Enta Jinnai meet Keppi, a mysterious kappa-like creature, who steals their shirikodama and transforms them into kappas. “To return to your original forms,” Keppi tells them, “you must fight the zombies and take the shirikodama from them.” Can the boys connect with each other and steal the zombies’ shirikodama?! At the same time, something is happening at the police box where Reo Niiboshi and Mabu Akutsu work. This is the story of three boys who can’t connect with someone important to them, learning about what it truly means to do so.
|1||06/26/19||Booklet, Clean Opening, Clean Closing, Previews, Audio Commentary|
|2||07/24/19||Booklet, Previews, Audio Commentary|
|3||08/28/19||Booklet, Previews, Audio Commentary|
|4||09/25/19||Booklet, Previews, Audio Commentary|
|5||10/30/19||Booklet, Previews, Audio Commentary|
|6||11/27/19||Booklet, Previews, Audio Commentary|