The official web site for the brand new movie of Fanworks‘ anime adaptation of the Zannen na Ikimono Jiten (Humorous & Adorable Evolutionary Creatures or actually, Encyclopedia of Pitiful Creatures) e book sequence unveiled a brand new trailer, poster visible, extra forged members, and the movie’s July 8 opening date on Thursday.

The new forged members embody Natsuki Hanae as Leroy the koala (prime left in picture above), Maaya Uchida as Usao the Japanese hare (prime heart), Hiro Shimono as Usagizaki-sempai, Tsuyoshi Muro because the story’s mole co-navigator Mogumogu (backside left), and Sairi Itō because the co-navigator and Mogumogu’s daughter Gurara (backside proper).

The movie can have completely different administrators and scriptwriters for every of its three segments. Previous Zannen na Ikimono Jiten unit director Yūji Uchiyama is directing and writing the scripts for the movie’s Antarctica phase, titled “Pentabi” (Penguin Journey). Midnight Horror School and Web Ghost PiPoPa creator Naomi Iwata is directing the Australia phase “Leroy no Home Tree” (Leroy’s Home Tree), with a script by Yoichi Kato (Space Brothers, Scarlet Nexus). Kei Yoshimizu (Zumomo to Nupepe, Tatakae! Space Attendant Aoi) is directing the Azumino, Japan phase titled “Hachiawase no Mori” (Forest of Encounters), with a script by Toru Hosokawa (Polar Bear’s Café).

The e book sequence’ Tadaaki Imaizumi returns to oversee the movie, and Aeon Entertainment will distribute.

The e book sequence affords humorous introductions to stunning animal details, equivalent to “raccoons don’t really wash their food,” “dolphins would drown if they fell completely asleep,” and “chameleons change their colors at will.”

Takahashi Shoten started publishing the e book sequence in 2016.

Mariko Tokunaga directed the books’ first 10-episode anime sequence, which premiered in August 2018. Pop Team Epic sequence director and scriptwriter Jun Aoki directed two subsequent sequence in March 2019 and July 2019. The fourth and newest five-episode sequence (additionally directed by Aoki) premiered on January 31. The e book sequence additionally impressed 24 live-action shorts that ran from October 2020 to March 2021.

Sources: Zannen na Ikimono Jiten movie’s web site, Comic Natalie