TV Miyazaki revealed on Saturday that the sequel sequence to Himawari – Miyazaki Legend, the reside-motion tv sequence of (*16*)Akiko Higashimura‘s Himawari – Kenichi Legend comedy manga, will premiere on May 16. SOUND BOX, a unit composed of Yota Miyazato and Toka Ogasawara, are performing the opening theme music “Odoru yo, Fish” (Dance, Fish). TV Miyazaki additionally unveiled a brand new fundamental visible:

The sequel sequence could have 10 15-minute episodes. (*16*)Yuna Taira, Katsunori Takahashi, and (*16*)Yūki Inoue will return as Akiko Hayashi, Kenichi Hayashi, and Kenichi Koorogi, respectively.

Sōichi Ishii returns to direct the sequence, and (*16*)Tetsuhiro Ikeda additionally returns to pen the scripts.

New solid members embrace:

  • Keiko Saito as Kenichi’s older sister
  • Iwakura from comedy duo Kaerutei as herself
  • Kazunobu Kubota from comedy duo Toro Salmon as himself
  • Ocarina from comedy duo Okazu Club as herself
  • Yoichi Nukumizu as a driver

TV Miyazaki premiered the primary reside-motion tv sequence in June 2020 to rejoice the station’s fiftieth anniversary. (The authentic manga’s story is about in Higashimura’s native Miyazaki Prefecture.)

The manga centers on the workplace antics of Akiko and her father Kenichi, who each work for a similar phone service firm in southern Kyushu.

The manga ran in Kodansha‘s Morning journal from 2006 to 2010, and Kodansha printed 13 compiled e book volumes for the sequence.

Higashimura’s Princess Jellyfish and Tokyo Tarareba Girls have each beforehand impressed reside-motion variations. Kodansha Comics is releasing each manga in English. Kodansha Comics additionally launched Higashimura’s Tokyo Tarareba Girls Returns sequel manga in English. The authentic manga gained the Best U.S. Edition of International Material—Asia award on the Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards in 2019.

Source: Comic Natalie