At the advance screening event held at the Shinjuku Wald 9 theater in Tokyo today, a 90-second main PV for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Jun Mayuzuki's romance manga Koi wa Ameagari no You ni (Love is Like After the Rain) was screened for the first time. At the same time, the anime's official website also started streaming the clip introducing its OP song "Nostalgic Rain Fall" by CHiCO with HoneyWorks and the ED song "Ref:rain" by Aimer. In the clip, you can check the anime character voices of the protagonist Akira Tachibana (Sayumi Watabe), her friend Yui Nishida (Haruka Fukuhara) and Haruka Kyan (Emi Miyajima), along with her love interest Masami Kondo (Hiroaki Hirata).
The story focuses on a slow and gentle relationship between 17-year-old high school girl Akira Tachibana and 45-year-old Masami Kondo, who is the manager of the family restaurant she works at part-time. A live-action film adaptation of the manga is also planned for a May 2018 release.
The TV anime adaptation is animated by Wit Studio (Attack on Titan, The Ancient Magus' Bride) and
directed by Ayumu Watanabe (Mysterious Girlfriend X, If Her Flag Breaks). It is set to premiere in ...read more