Dwango Anime Conference (Temporary) held on Tuesday has announced a new live anime featuring 30 virtual YouTubers. Titled Virtual-san wa Miteiru (Virtual-san Looking), the live anime will air in an omnibus form via Tokyo MX at 12:00 a.m. starting January 10, 2019, for a total of 12 episodes. It will also be live-streamed on NicoNico Live and Periscope, followed by regular streaming via Nico Nico Douga, dAnimeStore, and more streaming sites on January 10, 2019.
Director: Daigo Abe
Music: Yasutaka Nakata (Chiisana Eiyuu: Kani to Tamago to Toumei Ningen)
General Producer: Daisuke Yokozawa
Producer: Shinnosuke Suzuki
Ideal Cooperation: Hideaki Anno (Evangelion series director)
The theme songs will be produced by Yasutaka Nakata. The first six episodes will be performed by AI Kizuna, while the latter six episodes will be performed by Virtual Real, which will consist of six Virtual Youtubers: Akari Mirai, Shiro, Mito Tsukino, Hime Tanaka, Hina Suzuki, Hinata Nekomiya.
There will also be special shows featuring Virtual Youtubers from the end of the year and the beginning of next year via Nico Live.