Additional staff members have been revealed for the Summer 2016 anime Time Travel Shoujo: Mari Waka to 8-nin no Kagakusha-tachi
. The series is scheduled to begin airing over 12 episodes on July 9 at 7:00 a.m. on TV Tokyo and five affiliated networks.
Time Travel Shoujo
is based on a 1983 book titled Jishaku to Denki no Hatsumei Hakken Monogatari
by Japanese educator Kiyonobu Itakura. It is part of the Hatsumei Hakken Monogatari Zenshuu
series which describes the story of various scientific discoveries and inventions throughout history. The 1983 book focuses on discoveries related to magnetism and electricity.
was previously announced as the series director and composer. The six-member idol group AOP
also announced on Saturday during a live performance that they will perform the series opening theme song, "Kibou Traveler."
Executive Producer: Akio Nishizawa
Original Creator: Kiyonobu Itakura
Script: Mitsutaka Hirota
), Yoshiko Nakamura
(Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun
), Sachiko Kubo
, Osamu Yamasaki
Assistant Director: Rion Kujou
(Asu no Yoichi!
Character Design, Chief Animation Director: Takashi Kobayashi
Sub Character Design, Assistant Chief Animation Director: Toshiko Sasaki
(Spo-chan Taiketsu: Youkai Daikessen
Prop Design: Mamiko Mizutani
(Marginal Prince: Gekkeiju no Ouji-tachi
Color Design: Kunio Tsujita
(Zankyou no Terror
Art Director: Yukari Yasuda
(Komori-san wa Kotowarenai!
Sound Director: Yukio Nagasaki
Music: Hitomi Kuroishi
(Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch
Source: Anime! Anime!