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'Saki' 4-Koma Spin-off 'Saki Biyori' to Get OVA

by tsubasalover
Sep 24, 2014 5:18 AM | 23 Comments
The Saki 4-koma spinoff manga Saki Biyori by Saya Kiyoshi is to receive an OVA adaptation, which will be bundled with the 14th volume of the Saki manga on July 25, 2015. The OVA is being officially announced in the October issue of Square Enix's Monthly Big Gangan magazine, releasing this Thursday.

Saki Biyori has been serialized in Young Gangan since 2011, with 3 volumes as of last December.

Source: ANN, Volume 13 cover via Yaraon

Saki Biyori on MAL

20 of 23 Comments Recent Comments

Yay. I'm waiting patiently.

Sep 28, 2014 12:27 PM by Progeusz

4 koma are too shorts

Sep 27, 2014 7:02 AM by Mr_Gutts

Awai-chan eating Dorayaki please.

Sep 25, 2014 7:07 AM by CursedFein

Nice news.

Sep 24, 2014 11:43 PM by b1GZZ

Well, I guess it's good to have something while waiting for the third season. I'll watch it.

Sep 24, 2014 9:59 PM by Tynker

The tanoshii continue.

Sep 24, 2014 7:25 PM by Zapredon

You can never have enough Saki. No actual mahjong in these stories, but there is some good humor in these 4-koma. You'll definitely need to have an understanding of the personalities of some characters before watching.

Sep 24, 2014 6:43 PM by arsonal


Really excited, still hoping for season three ^^
the main manga is going a bit slow these days though..

Sep 24, 2014 5:43 PM by hanahina120

yay yay yay yay yay yay yay yay yay yay yay yay yay yay yay ^_^

Sep 24, 2014 3:43 PM by onesnowyday_

Woah, now I feel like watching this franchise.

Sep 24, 2014 3:13 PM by einonymous

More Saki, huh.
I will watch the main Anime someday~

Sep 24, 2014 10:52 AM by Tengai

kuuderes_shadow said:
interesting... Not sure how it will work though. What with every chapter basically being a seperate mini-story that's completely disconnected from all the others. And if they pick just one of them then that's going to be a very short OVA.

Same as Kill me Baby. They will pack a bunch of short stories in 25-30 minute OVA.

Sep 24, 2014 10:21 AM by Nachtwandler_21

Ι'd give it a shot when it comes out.

Sep 24, 2014 10:10 AM by Sensus_97


I hope Saki Biyori will be a good spin-off comedy.

Sep 24, 2014 9:13 AM by Gridley

Sure, why not?

Sep 24, 2014 7:37 AM by Alcoholicide

Sweeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeet. Everything Saki related is good news :3

Sep 24, 2014 7:04 AM by Cloudy

Nice, I'll watch the series first. I like watching when someone's playing mahjong

Sep 24, 2014 7:00 AM by Makuro

omggg yess
saki is life
super excited.
I hope to see this as 3-10 min shorts

Sep 24, 2014 6:49 AM by Zelot

Yes! I wouldn't mind an appetizer before the main course.
More Koromo-chan please. :D

Sep 24, 2014 5:57 AM by Lambdaa-

I think the decision for OVA would work best for this. Oh well, it's better than nothing.

Sep 24, 2014 5:41 AM by Stark700

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