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Earlier today, Sentai Filmworks announced that they licensed two titles. Himouto! Umaru-chan and Non Non Biyori Repeat will both join the company’s catalog.
The company will stream both shows as they air in Japan, with a physical release planned sometime down the line.
Non Non Biyori Repeat is the sequel to 2013 series Non Non Biyori. The series was greenlit for production in April 2014, and began airing on July 6. All of the members of the main staff, including director Shinya Kawamo and character designer Mai Otsuka, returned to work on the project. In addition, the major voice cast members from the first season of Non Non Biyori are back to reprise their roles.
Himouto! Umaru-chan is being helmed by Masahiko Ohta at studio Doga Kobo. Takashi Aoshima is providing the show’s composition and screenplay, while Yasuhiro Misawa will serves sound director. The three previously worked together on YuruYuri.
Polar Bear’s Cafe character designer Aya Takano is in charge of character designs on the series.