Earlier today, the official Yatogame-chan Kansatsu Nikki anime website updated with a new TV spot. The 30-second promo features theme song Deluxe Deluxe Happy by Haruka Tomatsu as a background track.

Yatogame-chan Kansatsu Nikki hits Japanese TV on April 4. The full broadcast schedule is as follows:

  • TV Aichi: 4/4/2019 at 19:53 (4/4/2019 at 7:53PM)
  • Tokyo MX: 4/8/2019 at 21:54 (4/5/2019 at 9:54PM)
  • AT-X: 4/12/2019 at 22:40 (4/12/2019 at 10:40PM)

Yatogame-chan Kansatsu Nikki VisualHisayoshi Hirasawa (Love is Like a Cocktail, Ojisan to Marshmallow) will serve as chief director on the project at studio Saetta, with Satsuki Hayasaka () providing character designs. Creators In Pack is listed as handling production cooperation.

The confirmed voice cast includes:

  • Monaka Yatogame: Haruka Tomatsu
  • Yanna Sasatsu: Mikako Komatsu
  • Mai Tadakusa: Yūki Wakai
  • Hanka Jin: Hisako Tōjō
  • Kaito Jin: Mitsuhiro Ichiki

Hisayoshi Hirasawa’s Yatogame-chan Kansatsu Nikki manga launched in the pages of Monthly Comic Rex in May 2016. The series currently spans five compiled volumes, with the most recent hitting retailers on November 27.

The four-panel comic revolves around the titular Yatogame-chan, an Aichi native who speaks in the Nagoya dialect. The series focuses on the differences in Nagoya’s culture from mainstream Japan. In addition, the character’s 80 turtles were appointed as Nagoya’s “Special Ambassadors for Tourism and Cultural Exchange.”

Source: Comic Natalie