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Yamamoto Yutaka's Noitamina Anime Fractale Revealed

by dtshyk
Aug 5, 2010 8:08 PM | 46 Comments
According to Oguro Yuichiro (the chief editor of Anime Style magazine), a new original anime "Fractale" will be aired in Noitamina block from January 2011. The main producers are Yamamoto Yutaka, Okada Mari and an otaku critic Azuma Hiroki.

Key Illustration of Fractale

Yamamoto Koji, the chief editor of Noitamina, posted a picture of the three on July 30th.

Picture of Azuma, Okada and Yamamoto Yutaka (left to right)

Newtype magazine September issue has more information.

Director: Yamamoto Yutaka
Series Organizer: Okada Mari
Original Concept: Mandelbrot Engine
Original Script: Azuma Hiroki
Original Character Designs: Hidari (light novel "Usotsuki Mi-kun to Kowareta Ma-chan")
Production Studio: A-1 Pictures Inc.

The story takes place in an island, where "Fractale System" is beginning to collapse. One day, Crane finds an injured girl Phryne under a cliff. She disappears leaving a pendant. Crane sets out for a journey with a girl-shaped avatar Nessa to look for Phryne and discovers the secret of Fractale System.

Sources: Oguro's tweet
Previous topic: Yamamoto Yutaka Works On a New TV Anime With an Otaku Critic

20 of 46 Comments Recent Comments

really really liked the animation in this anime... seemed very pure to me

Jan 13, 2011 3:26 PM by TheCbass

The manga seemed interesting...though it had a lot of moe. I'll be checking it out.

Dec 21, 2010 1:29 PM by IceAndCream

Xardie said:
It's always fun to see people draw ridiculous conclusions on very short description of plot setup.

It has Azuma Hiroki as a writer. This alone is reason to expect much from this show.

Dunno about Yamakan though...

^ this

Hiroki + Yamamoto = Ok for me

can't wait

also haha get lost guys

Dec 11, 2010 2:31 PM by Dax

On noitaminA wikipedia page it says:
The timeslot is to be expanded from half an hour to a full hour in 2010, and will now air Thursday nights from 24:45 to 25:45. Fractale will be aired in noitamina, does that mean it will be an hour per episode show?

Dec 4, 2010 8:21 PM by C0iL_L

The primary cast has been determined.

Klein: Kobayashi Yuu

Phryne: Tsuda Minami

Nessa: Hanazawa Kana

Henri(Enri?): Iguchi Yuka

Sunda: Asanuma Shintarou

( I dont know the official spelling of these caracters name)

Nov 6, 2010 9:39 PM by zimno

Lol, can this get even more generic?

Oct 18, 2010 8:04 PM by Alycen

I skimmed the manga. It seemed somewhat interesting, I'll be watching this.

Oct 18, 2010 7:55 PM by Akimoto_Kimura

just readed the manga, not bad and the story is kind of interesting. i'll plan to watch this

Oct 17, 2010 12:06 AM by another_railgun

Will watch for cute art :3

Sep 13, 2010 2:07 PM by SoraKuro

The art looks great.
Put this one in my "Plan to Watch" list.

Sep 1, 2010 9:45 AM by Justy

While it doesn't sound too original, it is the right sort of premise to either be amazing or crap. In other words, the premise hasn't limited the show, it sounds like a premise that could even be in a Miyazaki movie, or else it could be M. Night Shamalan's foray into anime. Who knows at this point? At least they've kept us guessing.

Aug 17, 2010 10:53 PM by Seabury

concept art looks amazing

great character designs

interesting premise

count me in :)

Aug 13, 2010 10:00 AM by reachupwards


Aug 9, 2010 10:22 AM by Mr_Gutts

It does not sound very original, but the art as shown associated to a story of this kind could give very beautiful results.

Aug 7, 2010 5:59 PM by ladyxzeus

Doesn't look really good, I'm gonna pass on this one.

Aug 6, 2010 1:15 PM by DestinySora

Sounds like bullshit.

Aug 6, 2010 12:37 PM by dPsychc

WcDuck said:


Aug 6, 2010 12:32 PM by Tekky99

mmm... I guess I'll give it a try :)

Aug 6, 2010 7:12 AM by Kurini

Noitamina picking this up means I'm gonna pick it up too~

Aug 6, 2010 7:04 AM by sayami

The plot doesn't seem interesting to me but the art looks good, probably I'll give it a try.

Aug 6, 2010 6:14 AM by jjihhye

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