The promotional video features the opening theme "Mononoke in the Fiction" by Lie and a Chameleon. Voice actor Mamoru Miyano, who's voicing the male protagonist Kurou Sakuragawa, will perform the ending theme.
Keiji Gotou (Mawaru Penguindrum episode director, Sengoku Collection) is helming the anime at Brain's Base. Noboru Takagi (Durarara!!, Sankarea) is handling the series composition. Takatoshi Honda (Sarazanmai animation director) is serving as the character designer and chief animation director.
Shirodaira published the original Kyokou Suiri novel in May 2011. Kodansha began republishing the novel through its Kodansha Taiga imprint on January 23. The third and latest volume went on sale on June 19.
Katase began drawing the manga adaptation in Shounen Magazine R in April 2015. Kodansha published the 11th volume on Thursday.