The official Twitter account for Shogakukan‘s anime film adaptation of Mei Hachimoku and Kukka‘s The Tunnel to Summer, the Exit of Goodbye (Natsu e no Tunnel, Sayonara no Deguchi) young-adults novel launched on Thursday the predominant solid. Oji Suzuka will play Tono Kaoru (pictured left beneath), and Marie Iitoyo will play Anzu Hanaki (pictured correct beneath).

The film will open this 12 months.

Tomohisa Taguchi (Akudama Drive, Kino’s Journey – The Beautiful World, Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna) is directing the film at CLAP (Pompo: The CinĂ©phile).

Seven Seas Entertainment has licensed every the distinctive delicate novel and the manga adaptation, and it describes the story:

Tono Kaoru heard a rumor: The authorized tips of home and time indicate nothing to the Urashima Tunnel. If you uncover it, stroll by means of and you will see that your coronary coronary heart’s need on the totally different aspect…in change for years of your private life. On the night Kaoru in order that happens to uncover himself standing in entrance of a tunnel that seems suspiciously like the one the rumor describes, he finds himself contemplating of Karen, the sister he misplaced in an accident 5 years in the previous. To Kaoru’s shock, he’s been adopted by the new swap scholar Anzu Hanaki, who ensures to help him experiment with the mysterious tunnel–but what does she want from Kaoru in change? And what goes to he have left to give, after the tunnel’s executed with him?

Hachimoku launched the distinctive delicate novel in July 2019, with illustrations by Kukka. The novel was ranked #9 in the bunkobon class of 2020 model of Takarajimasha‘s Kono Light Novel ga Sugoi! (This Light Novel Is Amazing!) guidebook.

Koudon launched the manga in Shogakukan‘s Sunday GX journal in July 2020, and ended it in November. The manga serialized every on Shogakukan‘s Manga ONE app and in Sunday GX. The fourth and remaining amount shipped on December 17.

Seven Seas will publish the novel on May 10, and the first amount of the manga on July 26.

Sources: The Tunnel to Summer, the Exit of Goodbye anime’s Twitter account, Comic Natalie