The Aniplex Online Fest 2022 event on Saturday announced the sequel to the anime series that follows Hajime Kamoshida’s Seishun Buta Yaro series (Rascal Don’t Dream) light novels. The event also revealed the main cast, crew, and a teaser promotional video.
The new anime project will cover the eighth and ninth novel volumes titled Seishun Buta Yaro wa Odake Sister no Yama Wo Minai (Rascal Don’t Dream of a Sister’s Venturing Out) and Seishun Buta Yaro wa Randoseru Girl no Yama Wo Minai (Rascal doesn’t Dream). ) of a knapsack child).
Cloverworks’ returning staff includes director Suichi Masui (Hitsugi no Chaka), Masahiro Yokotani (Hataraku Mau-sama!!) and character designer Satomi Tamura (22/7) for screenplay and series creation. The lead actors of the previous installments are reprising their roles.
The television anime aired in Fall 2018 in 13 episodes. Aniplex of America licensed the anime and streamed it on Crunchyroll, Funimation, Hulu and Netflix. Seishun Buta Yaro wa Yumemiru Shjo no Yama Wo Minai (Rascal Don’t Dream of a Dreaming Girl) anime film opened in Japan in June 2019, adopting the sixth and seventh novel volumes.
Kamoshida debuted romantic comedy in April 2014 under the Dengeki Bunko imprint, with illustrations by Keiji Mizoguchi (Sakura-so no Pet no Kanjo). Kadokawa published the 11th volume in December 2020.
Summary (Volume Eighth)
What will it take to make his wish come true?
After the ruin of December, Sakuta is quickly nearing the end of his second year of high school. Since Mai is a third year student, they don’t have much time together before graduation begins. Meanwhile, her sister, Kede, is slowly but steadily moving out. As she finds her footing, she announces her most ambitious goal ever – attending her brother’s high school! Sakuta knows better than anyone how difficult this will be for Kaade, and is ready to support him however he can. She’s not sure what’s best for her… or what she really wants… (source: Yen Press)
Summary (Ninth Volume)
Finally the day of Mai’s high school graduation has arrived. While Sakuta eagerly awaits his girlfriend, an elementary schoolgirl who looks exactly like him appears. Suspicious, and for all the wrong reasons… Meanwhile, Sakuta and Kede’s father suddenly call and say that their mother wants to see her daughter. She was admitted to the hospital because Kede’s condition was so bad she couldn’t bear it, so what does she need now? (source: Yen Press)
Source: Dengeki Online
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