The Tatami Galaxy Novel Gets Sequel 16 Years Later

Makoto Ueda’s Summer season Time Machine Blues stage play evokes story

Tomihiko Morimi’s 2004 The Tatami Galaxy novel is getting a sequel novel a that may ship on July 29. Yojō-Han Time Machine Blues (Tatami Time Machine Blues) is impressed by Makoto Ueda’s Summer season Time Machine Blues stage play. Morimi wrote the novel, and Ueda, Morimi’s buddy, is credited with the distinctive concept.

The sequel novel combines components of the stage play’s story with the characters from Morimi’s novel. Kadokawa’s literature internet journal Kadobun is at current offering 44 pages of the novel’s first chapter.

Throughout the sequel novel’s story, The Tatami Galaxy protagonist’s trouble-making buddy Ounces will get the scholar residences’ solely air conditioner distant administration moist, breaking it on a certain midsummer day. The students shock what to do in regards to the situation for the remainder of the summer season season and make a plan with Akashi. An unstylish male scholar from 25 years in the end arrives in a time machine. The protagonist travels once more in time to try to retrieve the distant administration sooner than it is broken.

The distinctive novel’s character designer Yūsuke Nakamura returned for example the novel’s cowl.

Ueda’s genuine stage play impressed a live-action film in 2005.

Morimi’s genuine The Tatami Galaxy (Yojō-Han Shinwa Taikei) novel impressed an 11-episode anime adaptation by Masaaki Yuasa in April 2010. Funimation describes the story:

College is filled with options to depart one’s comfort zone. One third 12 months scholar is frequently fantasizing about how his life might differ had he joined diverse campus circles—chasing, with mixed outcomes, an idealistic rose-colored campus life the place romance, friendships, and purpose fuse into a really perfect faculty experience… not lower than until unhealthy luck, questionable alternatives, and uncertain relationships enter the combo!

Funimation streamed the sequence as a result of it aired and launched it on home video. Crunchyroll later moreover streamed the anime, nevertheless eradicated the sequence from its platform in November 2018.

Sources: Kadokawa, Anime! Anime! (CHiRO★)