So, would the sequel to this be called “18+”?
Earlier today, the official website for smartphone RPG 18: Kimi to Tsunagaru Puzzle (18: The Puzzle That Connects To You) announced that the title will receive an anime TV series. Gonzo is producing the title, named 18 Anime, which will hit Japanese TV in 2017.
Both Tokyo MX and BS Fuji are confirmed to be carrying the show.
The news was first announced at Tokyo Comic-Con’s “Art of 18” stage event. Director Koji Morimoto (Extra, Beyond) will collaborate with Gonzo on the project. Morimoto will be credited as Chief Supervisor on the project.
18 is a multimedia project from Mobcast, which kicked off with 18: Kimi to Tsunagaru Puzzle. Rez creator Tetsuya Mizuguchi is listed as a principal creator for the franchise.
18: Kimi to Tsunagaru Puzzle hit iOS and Android in March 2015. To date, the title has received over two million downloads worldwide.
In addition to the anime adaptation, Mobcast unveiled VR experience 18 Yume Sekai VR (18 Dream World VR). Morimoto produced the five-minute immersive experience, which hit the 360channel streaming service on Saturday.