Peach Boy Riverside Anime Serves Up Folktale with a Twist in July 2021


 

A lot of you might be seemingly accustomed to the Japanese folktale of Momotaro the Peach Boy, which all started when an outdated lady found a large peach floating by with a child boy inside. That boy, Momotaro, would go on to battle demons, however what if that wasn't the one peach of its variety? Coolkyoushinja (Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid) and Johanne's Peach Boy Riverside manga explores that concept, and the sequence is now being tailored right into a TV anime produced by Asahi Manufacturing.

 

The anime adaptation is being directed by Shigeru Ueda (Maerchen Maedchen), with Keiichiro Ochi (My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU Climax) supervising scripts and Satomi Kurita (Princess Join! Re:Dive) and Masato Katou dealing with character designs. 

 

Take a look at a teaser and visible beneath, adopted by extra on the primary forged members to be revealed.

 

 

 

Right here's Coolkyoushinja's celebratory illustration:

 

 

Nao Toyama (Yui Yuigahama in My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU) is voicing Mikoto, who hunts demons with the facility of the peach:

 

 

Haruka Shiraishi (Asirpa in Golden Kamuy) is voicing Sally, a princess who additionally has the facility of the peach inside her and ventures out into the world to battle demons after assembly Mikoto:

 

 

The Peach Boy Riverside manga has been operating in Kodansha's Shonen Journal R and the MagaPocke app, with quantity eight scheduled to ship in Japan on August 17. 

 

Sources: Comedian Natalie, Anime Information Community

 

 

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