The staff for director Kunihiko Ikuhara‘s two Re:cycle of Penguindrum compilation films revealed a model new seen and the July 22 opening date for the second compilation film on Friday. The second film’s subtitle is “Boku wa Kimi o Aishiteru” (I Love You).

The film enterprise re-edits all 24 episodes of the television anime, however moreover add new sequences and new characters. The first film, Kimi no Ressha wa Seizon Senryaku (Your Train Is the Survival Strategy), opened on Friday.

Ikuhara is directing the enterprise, and Lily Hoshino is credited for the distinctive character designs. (Hoshino drew the illustration above of the Princess of the Crystal for the tenth anniversary.) Brains Base will also be credited for the distinctive television mannequin’s manufacturing, whereas Lapin Track is producing the film mannequin.

Ikuhara remarked that the staff nonetheless hears from many followers of Penguindrum, and that he is happy that the characters nonetheless keep of their hearts. Referencing the story, he supplies, “Shall we use survival strategies together again on this 10th anniversary?”

(*22*) Takayo Ikami, character designer Terumi Nishii, musical composer Yukari Hashimoto, art work director Chieko Nakamura (Studio Cocolo), icon designer Wataru Osakabe, sound director Yō Yamada, and sound outcomes artist Tomokazu Mitsui are all getting back from the distinctive television anime assortment. (Ikuhara co-wrote the film’s screenplay and is co-directing the sound, merely as he did for the television anime, and Tomomi Kawatsuma moreover designed the characters.)

The distinctive anime from director Kunihiko Ikuhara (Revolutionary Girl Utena, Yuri Kuma Arashi, a variety of Sailor Moon television assortment) aired in 2011. Otome Yōkai Zakuro manga creator Lily Hoshino handled the distinctive character designs for the 24-episode television assortment.

The psychological drama story begins when a girl named Himari Takakura passes away after going out on a go to collectively together with her brothers Kanba and Shōma. A spirit in a penguin hat appears and miraculously saves her. However, in change for saving Himari’s life, the brothers ought to search for the Penguindrum for the spirit. A trio of surprising penguins accompany the siblings on their quest.

Sentai Filmworks launched the anime on DVD and Blu-ray Disc in North America. Ikuhara and Kei Takahashi printed a novel adaptation in three volumes from July 2011 to February 2012. Isuzu Shibata launched a manga adaptation in 2013 and ended it in 2017. Seven Seas is publishing the novel and manga variations in English.

Source: Comic Natalie