“Angel Beats!” Director Signs on for New Romance Anime “Tsuki ga Kirei”

In the midst of a season of light novel adaptations, there are a few original projects lined up to premiere. Case in point, Tsuki ga Kirei (“The Moon is Beautiful”), an upcoming romance anime from Please tell me! Galko-chan studio feel.

 

 

Angel Beats! director Seiji Kishi is on board to direct, with Yuuko Kakihara (Chihayafuru 2, Persona 4: The Animation) handling series composition and screenplay and character designs by loundraw.

 

A basic plot summary from MyAnimeList:

 

Kotarou Azumi and Akane Mizuno became third year students at junior high school and are classmates for the first time. These two, along with fellow classmates, Chinatsu Nishio and Takumi Hira, relate to their peers through mutual understandings and feelings. As their final year at junior high school progresses, the group overcome their challenges to mature and become aware of changes in themselves.

 

Tsuki ga Kirei premieres this April.

 

Source: Nijipoi

 

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Kara Dennison is responsible for multiple webcomics, blogs and runs interviews for (Re)Generation Who and PotterVerse, and is half the creative team behind the OEL light novel series Owl’s Flower. She blogs at karadennison.com and tweets @RubyCosmos.