Pony Canyon is handling the home video release plans for the spring 2018 anime series Layton Mystery Tanteisha: Katri no Nazotoki File and have now updated their plans. The distributor recently set the fourth box set release for next year as well as updating the singles with four more volumes and we now have the artwork for the fourth set. The DVDs had their artwork out but only in thumbnail side, so we’re holding out for better. The show is getting released as a Blu-ray box set priced at 9,900 yen while the DVD side is being done as three singles priced at 2,800 yen.
The project has Akihiro Hino serving as the creative director and working on the series composition with Susumu Mitsunaka on board as the hands-on director. Yoko Takada is working on adapting the character designs from Tetsuzou Nagano with LIDENFILMS producing the animation.
The Japanese cast includes Kana Hanazawa as Katrielle “Kat” Layton, Juurouta Kosugi as Sherl, Kyousuke Ikeda as Noah Montoir, and Youhei Tadano as Darjeeling Aspowalo.
Plot Concept: “Everything is clarified and it is the motto of our Layton Detective Company”
Professor Layton “Katrielle Layton” is a drama “Charlot” and the assistant’s ” Noah “together with” Layton Detective Company “, and resolves the mysterious incident occurring in London on a daily basis. Originally it was a job that I started with the purpose of searching for my father who disappeared suddenly “El Chal Leighton”, but Nazotake caused by a fantastic idea gradually became a topic, various requests will come in.
[Source: Layton Mystery Tanteisha]