A new visual was released today on the official website of the upcoming anime adaptation of “Pretty Boy Detective Club” (Japanese: “Bishounen Tanteidan”), which you can see below in the article. In addition, the first details about the production team were revealed.
Anime is Created in Studio SHAFT
The series is therefore being produced under the direction of Akiyuki Simbo (“Puella Magi Madoka Magica”) in the SHAFT studio. Hiroki Yamamura (“Fate / Extra Last Encore”) acts as the character designer. Aniplex and Kodansha are also involved in the anime, which is slated to launch in Japan next year.
Kodansha has been publishing NisiOisins Light Novel with illustrations by Kinako in Japanese stores since October 2015. A manga adaptation by Suzuka Oda has been published in “ARIA” magazine since April 2016 and currently comprises five volumes.
|Producer||Aniplex / Kodansha|
|Character Design||Yamamura, Hiroki|
|Original Creator||NISIO, ISIN|
Mayumi saw a beautiful star as a child, which led her to dream of becoming an astronaut. Unfortunately, she never saw that particular star again. Although she doesn’t like such beautiful people, in her need she asks the attractive detectives at her school for help – and a top-class adventure takes its course!