Otherside Picnic Release Date, New Preview Video, Plot, Cast, and Where To Watch?: The official twitter account for Otherside Picnic just released a promotional video for the upcoming anime. Otherside Picnic is based on a yuri light novel series of the same name written by Iori Miyazawa. The manga is loved by the fans because of the flavor of horror it has. But the main genre of the Otherside Picnic is Yuri. Hayakawa Publishing has released four-volume since 2017. A manga adaptation by Eita Mizuno came out in 2018. Let's look at all the new information we have regarding the anime.
Otherside Picnic Plot
You can read the synopsis on the official site of the anime. The story revolves around a girl named Sorawo Kamikoshi. She navigates through a place she calls Otherside. She is rescued by Toriko Nishina when she was paralyzed by an unknown creature. They both go back to Japan, at Ōmiya City, Saitama. Both of them became good friends and now they have to explore and survive in this unknown world where real ghost stories and dangerous beings like Kunekune exist. For research purposes and for-profit, both of them will have to survive through all of this.
If you like science fiction and yuri you will definitely love it. And if we are talking about horror, it will really depend on how the makers will adapt it. Because, if the makers can adapt the novel pretty well you will some good horror context in the anime. So it can be a hit and miss with horror fans but we will have to wait for anime to find that out.
Otherside Picnic Release Date
The anime will come out in January 2021. No further details have been given as of now. Everyone thought that the twitter account will reveal the date on Saturday but instead, we got a promotional video. So, keep an eye out here as we will update you as soon as we get some information regarding the release date of the anime.
Otherside Picnic Cast and Staff
It was previously announced that Takuya Sati(Steins Gate) will direct the anime and LIDEN FILMS will look onto the scripts. Character design will be handled by Ayumi Nishibata and Kazutaka Ema will be in charge of creature design. Masahiro Goto is the editor and Takeshi Watanabe will compose the music. Hiroki Matsumoto will handle the art direction.
Yumiri Hanamori will voice Sarao Kamikoshi and Ai Kayano will be Torko Nishina. More cast members will be announced on Saturday and we will update you as soon as something is revealed.
Otherside Picnic Preview
A new preview was released on Saturday and it looked really good. The animation was on point and by the look of the trailer, we might get that horror vibes. The 2-minute long trailer gave us the context of things we can expect from the anime. And it won't be wrong saying that you can get your hopes up for this one as it will be a complete banger.
— TVアニメ「裏世界ピクニック」公式 (@OthersidePicnic) September 12, 2020