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Four-Panel Manga Yurumates To Be An OVA [Updated on Feb 3]

by dtshyk
Dec 25, 2008 5:25 AM | 7 Comments
According to Takeshobo's website, a four-panel manga "Yurumates (Yurumeitsu)" gets an OVA adaptation. It will be released in the spring of 2009. Yurumates is written by saxyun and has been published in Monthly Manga Club since 2005.

Synopsis: Aida Yurume failed the entrance exam of a university. He left his home town and started living in Tokyo. He found a shabby apartment house called "Maison du Wish". The residents were all failed to pass the entrance exams and idling away their time in the apartment.

The title stands for Yurui (loose) + mates. The manga is about the loose and peaceful lives of the residents of "Maison du Wish".

The cover of Yurumates volume 1
Source: Takeshobo
Source: MOONPHASE

Edited on Feb 3rd===========
The episode 1 will be released on March 25th as an extra DVD of Manga Life Selection magazine special issue. 12 (+1 extra) episode OVA will be released on April 24th. One episode is 2.5 min long.

Source: Mycom Journal

7 Comments Recent Comments

I keep reading this title as Yurimates. That's kind of disappointing, really.

Dec 26, 2008 5:27 AM by Anomalous

4-Pan goodness! Anyways, looking forward to it (^_^)

Dec 25, 2008 9:16 PM by Rweck

loli_slayer said:
hopefully this one is good.
more four-panel mangas needs to be animated coughyotsubacough.

But Yotsubato is not yonkoma o.o"

Anyway I agree: it should be animated...

On topic: I'll be waiting for this one n.n

Dec 25, 2008 12:05 PM by kirby

Looks cute. I'll look forward to it.

Dec 25, 2008 11:46 AM by Ramen

loli_slayer said:

more four-panel mangas needs to be animated coughyotsubacough.
This. Absolutely.

Dec 25, 2008 11:38 AM by LolitaDecay

hopefully this one is good.
more four-panel mangas needs to be animated coughyotsubacough.

Dec 25, 2008 7:54 AM by pitman

That's gonna be FUN xD

Dec 25, 2008 5:27 AM by nikolai131