TV Anime “Kemono Friends” Confirms January 10, 2017 Premiere

The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Nexon’s Kemono Friends smartphone game today announced its premiere schedule for January 2017 and details on its OP song “Yokoso Japari Park he” (Welcome to Japari Park). The full 3DCG anime adaptation is produced by YAOYOROZU and directed by Tatsuki (Tesagure! Bukatsu-mono animation director). 


TV premiere schedule in Japan:

 January 10: TV Tokyo (25:35-), TV Osaka (25:35-), TV Aichi (27:05-)

 January 11: AT-X (24:30-)


 dAnime Store: January 12 (12:00-)


The OP song “Yokoso Japari Park he” (Welcome to Japari Park) is jointly performed by the anime’s

two units, three-member Doubutsu Biscuit and five-member PPP (PePaPu). The song’s CD single, also

including an insert song “Ozora Dreamer” by PPP, will be released on February 8, 2017, and its jacket

illustration is newly drawn by the project’s concept designer Mine Yoshizaki (Keroro Gunso/Sgt. Frog).


CD jacket (tentative version)



Doubutsu Biscuit members:

 Serval: Yuka Ozaki (Ado Sukinanoka in We Are the Luck and Logic Club!)

 Fennec: Kana Motomiya

 Araiguma (Common Racoon): Saki Ono (Hakone-chan in Onsen Yosei Hakone-chan)


PPP members:

 Royal Penguin: Mikoi Sasaki (Hercule Barton in Milky Holmes)

 Koutei (Emperor) Penguin: Ruka Nemoto (Yu Kashima in VENUS PROJECT -CLIMAX-)

 Gentoo Penguin: Kyouka Tamura

 Iwatobi (Rockhopper) Penguin: Aina Aiba

 Humboldt Penguin: Ikuko Chikuta





The CD’s first press limited edition will come with one of the two 100mm-size tin badges.



1st PV for th TV anime



PV for the “Kemono Friends” project


Source: “Kemono Friends” TV anime offical website


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