Yuki Nagato’s apparently not doing a great job of disappearing.
The first commercial for The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan hit Japanese airwaves last night.
The series, which is being produced by Satelight, is based on a spin-off from the The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya light novel series of the same name.
The entire original cast is returning to the project, with the roles being filled as follows:
- Yuki Nagato: Minori Chihara
- Kyon: Tomokazu Sugita
- Ryoko Asakura: Natsuko Kuwatani
- Mikuru Asahina: Yuko Goto
- Tsuruya-san: Yuki Matsuoka
- Taniguchi: Minoru Shiraishi
- Kunikida: Megumi Matsumoto
- Itsuki Koizumi: Daisuke Ono
- Haruhi Suzumiya: Aya Hirano
In addition to the commercial, the official Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan Twitter account tweeted a promotional visua for the series, as well as a confirmation that the show will air on TOKYO MX.
— TVアニメ「長門有希ちゃんの消失」 (@yukichan_anime) March 11, 2015
Rough Translation: Yuki-chan video première! The TV Commercial for the Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan anime TV series has arrived! (TOKYO MX version) Please watch it, so you can get a preview of the opening theme! http://www.yukichan-anime.com #Yuki-chan
The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan manga author Puyo also took to social media, tweeting out the cover image for the upcoming light novel edition of the title:
— スニーカー文庫＠6/1新刊発売！ (@kadokawasneaker) March 10, 2015
Rough Translation: [4/1 Release]: The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan Release Date. Novelization of the anime “The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan.” Cover illustration by Puyo! Shin Seiki of “GJ Club” will draw a daily 4-panel comic in the novel. #Yuki-chan
For the sake of convenience, we’ve also included the visuals, themselves below: