“Elegant Yokai Apartment Life” Anime Prepares For Second Cour By Adding Fumiko Orikasa and Rie Kugimiya

Shin-Ei Animation’s anime adaptation of Hinowa Kōzuki’s supernatural light novel series Elegant Yokai Apartment Life has announced plans to continue the currently running TV series into a second cour this fall. News was accompanied by the announcement that Fumiko Orikasa and Rie Kugimiya are joining the case as Haruka Aoki and Konatsu Yamamoto. Naomi  Chiaka character designs were also previewed, but the casting won’t be revealed until August 14th (at Ikebukuro Station).


Crunchyroll describes the series

Yushi Inaba is forced into an awkward living situation at his uncle’s house after his parents pass away. He decides that when he goes to high school, he’s going to live on his own, and finds an ultra-cheap apartment named Kotobuki-so. But it was a monster apartment, filled with monsters, humans, and ghosts! At first, Yuki doesn’t know how to deal with these eerie monsters, but after spending time with these strange creatures his closed heart gradually begins to open..



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