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'Yuri Kuma Arashi' to Get TV Anime

by tsubasalover
Aug 24, 2014 8:36 AM | 85 Comments
It was revealed today that the production of the Yuri Kuma Arashi TV anime has been decided upon. Some staff members along with the studio have been announced, and more information will be announced at a later time. The official website of the Penguinbear Project has had a countdown timer since August 20th.

Director: Kunihiko Ikuhara (author of the manga)
Original Character Design: Akiko Morishima (illustrator of the manga)
Character Design: Etsuko Sumimoto
Studio: Silver Link

Official site:
Twitter: @yurikuma_anime


Previous related news: Director Ikuhara Kunihiko's New Project 'Penguinbear' Announced

Yuri Kuma Arashi on MAL

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Awww yeaa.

I read the first chapter and it was pretty interesting, so I'll of course watch it when it airs. I can't believe I'll finally get to see Morishima's art animated!

Sep 18, 2014 1:43 PM by Nabris


Sep 18, 2014 8:54 AM by Toradora

ikuhara blessing anime with more metaphors, symbolism, fabulous OSTs and yuri.



Sep 17, 2014 8:54 PM by sonofcasbah

I'm so damn hyped for this one.

Sep 4, 2014 2:31 PM by Chokko

I heartily look forward to this as Penguindrum is legitimately one of my all-time favorite anime ever. Ikuhara is something of a genius in my eyes after both Utena and Penguindrum, in fact.

Aug 29, 2014 10:00 PM by Zealty

I can't wait to find out the seiyuus. I really want Ikuhara to keep working with Noto Mamiko - really love her voice acting. Totally see her as Kureha - very similar to Sawako from KnT. HanaKana could also suit really well though.
As for Ginko... damn, so complicated! I can exactly imagine the voice... but I don't remember neither the seiyuu name, nor the character name from another anime, which I'm referring to xD

Aug 29, 2014 2:00 PM by soulelle

I just noticed who's responsible for character designs @_@

Aug 29, 2014 1:36 PM by Progeusz


Aug 28, 2014 5:23 PM by MaahHeim

tsubasalover said:

Director: Kunihiko Ikuhara (author of the manga)
Original Character Design: Akiko Morishima (illustrator of the manga)

Haha, that's some combination right there. Must-watch.

Aug 26, 2014 1:31 PM by BatoKusanagi

I'll wait for a PV then decide because the synopsis is kind of eh.

Aug 26, 2014 5:36 AM by marx-chan

I'm hoping for something good to come out of this.

Aug 25, 2014 9:39 PM by Shigure

pass not my kind of anime

Aug 25, 2014 2:00 PM by Mr_Gutts

this is going to be good :D

Aug 25, 2014 11:20 AM by bloodiemonster

This show is going to be really empowering for female lesbian bears. Looking forward to it.

Aug 25, 2014 9:18 AM by ZetaZaku

I read the synopsis from the manga's page and it looks interesting to me. And because it has Yuri!

Aug 25, 2014 7:45 AM by Thebigofan

OMG YEAH I'm delighted :D <3

More Ikuhara!! It says yuri in the tags, maybe it will be more straightforward this time?

Aug 25, 2014 7:03 AM by CinnamonHime

Well, I'm... not surprised.

Those lesbian bears are definitely an obscure metaphor for something.

Aug 25, 2014 6:47 AM by nul

*quiet screaming* yes

Aug 25, 2014 5:35 AM by SleepyBear

Yuri in the title-->gonna watch

Aug 25, 2014 4:10 AM by grandy_UiD

"The "intellectual fantasy" follows Kureha, a "transparent" high school girl who is plain and is barely noticed by others. Seemingly every night, she has a "dream about a bear and transparent storm." In this dream, her mysterious classmate Ginko Yurishiro appears in the form of a bear."

Kuroko no Bear Dream.

Aug 25, 2014 4:03 AM by Subpyro

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