Toei Animation introduced at the moment that the forthcoming TV anime adaptation of Reiko Hiroshima's kids novel sequence Fushigi Dagashiya Zenitendo (Mysterious Sweet Retailer Zenitendo) is about to premiere on NHK Instructional TV at 18:45 on September 8, 2020 (JST). Beniko, the proprietor of the sweet retailer Zenitendo, is voiced by Nobue Iketani (Miyako Aisaki in Hugtto! PreCure).
For individuals who can't wait till September, a nine-minute episode "Tsuritaiyaki" based mostly on the episode of the identical title within the novel's first quantity is included within the lineup for the newest "Toei Manga Matsuri" (Toei Manga Pageant) to be launched in Japan on August 14. The competition screening 4 quick films for youngsters was initially set for April 24 however has been postponed because of the COVID-19 outbreak.
The "Tsuritaiyaki" episode is directed by Satoshi Tomioka (USAVICH), who additionally serves because the director of the TV sequence, on a screenplay by Yuji Kobayashi (Sailor Moon Crystal), the sequence composition author of the TV sequence.
— NHKアニメ (@nhk_animeworld) July 27, 2020
The fantasy novel sequence that includes the illustrations by jyajya has been printed by Kaiseisha since Might 2013. To this point 13 volumes have been launched, printing greater than 1.15 million copies. Its first quantity was ranked second within the second annual kids guide recognition ballot in Might 2020 voted by Japanese major college college students.
"Zenitendo is a mysterious sweet retailer that solely the fortunate ones can attain. Beniko, the proprietor of the shop, affords quite a lot of sweet to satisfy the wants of every particular person. However for those who don't eat it or use it in the appropriate means… It's as much as you whether or not you may be blissful or sad!"
Novel's 1st and 13th quantity covers:
Supply: "Fushigi Dagashiya Zenitendo" TV anime official web site, NHK Anime World
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