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Pony Canyon Schedules ‘Tokyo Mew Mew’ 2022 Anime DVD/BD+CD Releases

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© Kodansha / Tokyo Mew Mew Meow Production Committee © Mia Sekai / Reiko Yoshida / Kodansha

The summer 2022 anime series Tokyo Mew Mew New is getting its home video releases in Japan handled by Pony Canyon. They’ve set a three-set release for the twelve-episode series where the DVD are priced at 9,000 yen each and the Blu-rays are priced at 10,000 yen each. They’re set to begin on September 21st, 2022 and each set comes with a CD as well. Check out the full schedule below.

The series has Takahiro Natori directing it based on the scripts overseen by Yuka Yamada. Satoshi Ishino is handling the character designs with Yumeta Company and Graphinica handling the production.

The Japanese cast includes Yūki Tenma as Ichigo, Mirai Hinata as Mint Aizawa, Ryōko Jūni as Lettuce Midorikawa, Rian Toda as Pudding Fong, Momoka Ishii as Zakuro Fujiwara, Yūma Uchida as Masaya Aoyama, Yūichi Nakamura as Ryō Shirogane, Yusuke Shirai as Keiichirō Akasaka, Kaori Ishihara as Masha, Nobuhiko Okamoto as Quiche, Daiki Yamashita as Tart, Yuichiro Umehara as Pie, Aina Suzuki as Miwa Honjō, Iori Saeki as Moe Yanagida, and Akira Ishida as Seiji Aizawa.

The series features the opening them “Cat! Shite SuperGirls” by Smewthie and the ending theme song “Heart-Fluttering Once-in-a-Lifetime Meeting” also by Smewthie.

The original TV series ran for 52 episodes back in 2002.

The original manga by Reiko Yohida and Mia Ikumi began in 2003 and ran for seven volumes as published by Tokyopop. Kodansha Comics has released them more recently in omnibus editions in both print and digital.

Check out the official site and Twitter.

Plot Concept: UNLEASH THE FULL POWER OF MEW MEW! On her first date with the cutest boy in school, Ichigo is exposed to a mysterious ray that meshes her DNA with that of the endangered Iriomote wildcat. She soon discovers that she has developed superhuman abilities and enhanced agility. Her new powers are put to the test when she leads a team with four other girls, each endowed with special abilities of their own. Together, they must now protect the Earth from an alien menace known as Deep Blue. This omnibus edition contains volumes 1 and 2 of Tokyo Mew Mew. Includes special extras after the story!

Volume Date Extras
1 09/21/22 Booklet, CD, Clean Opening, Clean Closing, Mini Anime
2 10/19/22 Booklet, CD, Mini Anime
3 11/16/22 Booklet, CD, Mini Anime

[Source: Tokyo Mew Mew]