The summer 2017 anime series Gamers! has its home video release schedule being handled by NBC Universal Japan. Originally, the twelve episode series is getting a six-volume release that began on September 28th, 2017. The DVDs are priced at 6,000 yen each and the Blu-ray’s at 6,800 yen, both of which are listed as limited editions. With those wrapping up in 2018, they’ve now scheduled a priced-down Blu-ray box set that doesn’t come with all the extra benefits. Scheduled to arrive on January 31st, 2020, it’ll be priced at 12,000 yen spread across two discs as opposed to the six discs we had originally.
The series was directed by Manabu Okamoto based on the series composition by Hiroki Uchida. Tensho Satou served as the character designer with Pine Jam serving as the animation studio.
The Japanese cast includes Megumi Han as Keita Amano, Hisako Kanemoto as Karen Tendou, Manaka Ishimi as Chiaki Hoshinomori, Toshiyuki Toyonaga as Tasuku Uehara, and Rumi Ookubo as Aguri.
The opening theme song will be sung by voice actresses Hisako Kanemoto, Manaka Ishimi, and Rumi Ookubo. The ending theme will be performed by Luce Twinkle Wink☆.
The light novel series comes from writer Sekina Aoi with illustrations by Saboten that’s part of the Fujimi Fantasia Bunko label. It began back in March of 2015 and already has amassed five volumes.
Plot concept: Plot concept: This is a story that revolves around certain students and one hobby. Amano Keita is our lonely protagonist who has a passion for gaming and is friends with Uehara Tasuku, who is secretly a fellow gamer and is someone who believes his life is perfect. We also have Karen Tendou, the club president of the video games club and Chiaki Hoshinomori, who constantly bickers with Keita. This is a story filled with a non-stop sequence of comedy scenes and misunderstandings. Our chaotic romantic comedy now begins!
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