The most recent issue of Houbunsha’s Manga Time Kirara Forward magazine has announced that Afro’s Yurucamp△ (Laid-Back Camp△) manga will be receiving a TV anime adaptation for January 2018. The anime’s website has launched revealing the first visual, cast and staff.
The anime itself will premiere from January 2018 during the Winter 2017/2018 anime season.
The official website has launched and revealed the first key visual:Click on the image for the full resolution:
The first two cast members of the anime were also revealed and includes:
- Yumiri Hanamori (Chiaya Misono from Rolling☆Girls) starring as Nadeshiko Kagamihara
- Nao Touyama (Chitoge Kirisaki in Nisekoi) voicing the role of Rin Shima.
The production staff of the anime consists of:
- Director: Yoshiaki Kyougoku (Kuroko’s Basketball and Robotics;Notes Episode Director)
- Series Composer: Jin Tanaka (Kirakira ☆ Precure a la Mode, Go! Princess Precure)
- Anime Character Designer: Mutsumi Sasaki (Seikoku no Dragonar, Phantom: Requiem for the Phantom)
- Animation Studio: C-Station (Seikoku no Dragonar, Starmyu)
Yurucamp△ (Laid-Back Camp△) is a comedy slice of life manga written and illustrated by Afro. The series is currently serialized in Houbunsha’s Manga Time Kirara Forward magazine. where to date a total of 4 compiled volumes have been published, the latest on July 12th.
Here is the series synopsis from MAL:
Rin likes to go camping by herself along the lakes that provide a scenic view of Mt. Fuji. Nadeshiko loves to take cycling trips by herself to places where she can see Mt. Fuji. After they meet, Rin and Nadeshiko take camping trips, eat cup ramen together, and enjoy the scenery.
A TV anime adaptation of Yuru Camp△ has been announced and is in production for a January 2018 broadcast, for the Winter 2017/2018 anime season. Further details about the series will be released at a later date.