A new production is underway with an original work called Chimimo. Announced in January 2022, the production saw a July 7th, 2022 premiere date. Sentai Filmworks announced their pickup of the show with plans for a home video release down the line and it’s currently an exclusive on the HIDIVE service as part of the summer 2022 season.
With the series now out, the official production has released the first preview of the fourth episode due out on July 28th, 2022 below.
The series has Aruto Pino directing it with Kimiko Ueno handling the scripts. Mai Tsutsumi is adapting the designs by Kanahei with Shin-Ei Animation handling the production.
The Japanese cast includes Mamiko Noto as Mutsumi Onigami, Yuria Kōzuki as Mei Onigami, Junichi Suwabe as Jigoku-san, and Ai Kakuma as Hazuki Onigami.
Plot Concept: Meet hell’s most adorable messenger. Chimimo might be an average demon, but he and his horde of minions have big dreams of unleashing hell on earth! Too bad a portal to the human realm drops him into the middle of the Onigami household, where the family’s three unflappable sisters rule the roost with iron fists. Now Chimimo is stuck as their freeloading roommate, and his ambitions of unleashing the apocalypse will have to wait until he can summon the willpower to get off the couch!
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