One of the cuter short form series of the last few years that has made big inroads in the merchandising market is Bananya. While Discotek Media picked up the home video rights for it, a new season is now in the works. Set for the fall, it looks like the main staff is coming back for it and a new key visual was released that you can see to the right.
You can check out our coverage and reviews of the series here.
The project is from TMS Entertainment and Gathering with Kyo Yatate directing it and working on the scripts. Jun Mita served as the animation director for it. Yuuki Kaji took on the titular role in it as well.
Plot Concept: Bananya is a mysterious cat who hides inside a banana. Bananya lives undercover inside a real banana, and no-one has ever seen the part covered by banana skin… When nobody is around, Bananya secretly plays and creates mischief. Bananya likes to play and eat sweet things. Bananya’s dream is to become a stylish chocolate banana.