The official website for Shogakukan‘s anime film of Mei Hachimoku and Kukka‘s The Tunnel to Summer, the Exit of Goodbye (Natsu e no Tunnel, Sayonara no Deguchi) young-adults novel posted a teaser trailer and teaser poster for the film on Wednesday. The teaser reveals further of the film’s workers and its September 9 opening date.


As beforehand launched, Tomohisa Taguchi (Akudama Drive, Kino’s Journey – The Beautiful World, Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna) is directing the film at CLAP (Pompo: The Cinéphile), nonetheless the website now moreover credit score him as scriptwriter and storyboarder, as well as to line director alongside Kanji Miyake. Tomomi Yabuki (Pompo: The Cinéphile animation director) is the character designer and chief animation director, with Yabuki, Seiji Tachikawa, Akio Hasegawa, and Yasuhisa Kato as animation directors. Harumi Fuuki (Miss Hokusai, Forest of Piano, Tsurune) is composing the music.

Yuuki Hatakeyama is the art work director at Kusanagi, with Eiko Tsunadō in value of art work setting, and Daiki Kuribayashi in value of art work boards. Saori Goda is the color key artist. Kazumi Inadome is the prop designer. Kou Hoshina is the director of footage, whereas Akinori Mishima is enhancing. Chiptune is coping with the CG animation. Satoki Iida is the sound director, and Studio Mausu is credited for sound manufacturing. Kana Uzawa is credited as sound manufacturing supervisor. Shingou Nishikawa is credited for setting manufacturing. Akinosuke Kanazawa, Keijirō Taguchi, and Makiko Mameda are credited for manufacturing.

Ōji Suzuka will play Tono Kaoru (pictured left beneath), and Marie Iitoyo will play Anzu Hanaki (pictured correct beneath).

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

Tono Kaoru heard a rumor: The authorized tips of home and time suggest nothing to the Urashima Tunnel. If you uncover it, stroll by means of and you will discover your coronary coronary heart’s want on the totally different facet…in alternate for years of your particular person life. On the evening time 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 pondering 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 alternate? And what goes to he have left to give, after the tunnel’s completed with him?

Hachimoku launched the genuine light 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 website, Comic Natalie