Nekopara Anime TV Series VisualEarlier today, the Nekopara fans gethered at the Beijing BICAF fan event, in Beijing, China. During a panel at the event, news broke that the Nekopara anime TV series will air in January 2020. The series will run on Tokyo MX, BS11, and AT-X, as well as streaming networks within China.

Nekopara is based on Neko Works’ visual novel of the same name. Yasutaka Yamamoto (Actually, I Am…, Servant × Service) is directing the project at Felix Film, with Yuichi Hirano (Nekopara OVA) providing character designs. Go Zappa (We Never Learn: BOKUBEN, Beatless) is in charge of series composition.

The confirmed voice cast includes:

  • Vanilla: Iori Saeki
  • Chocolat: Yuki Yagi
  • Shigure Mizunaki: M.A.O
  • Coconut: Marin Mizutani
  • Maple: Miku Itō
  • Kashō Mizunaki: Shinnosuke Tachibana
  • Azuki: Shiori Izawa
  • Cinnamon: Yuri Noguchi

Nekopara is based on Neko Works’ visual novels of the same name. Sekai Project currently distributes the visual novels in North America, which they describe as:

What’s NEKOPARA? Why, it’s a cat paradise! Kashou Minaduki, the son of a long line of Japanese confection makers moved out to open his own shop “La Soleil” as a patisserie. But upon moving out, hidden amongst his things were two of the catgirls, Chocola and Vanilla, that the family had been raising. When he tried to send them back, they begged and pleaded until he gave in and now they’ve opened La Soleil together. With two catgirls who really, REALLY love their master trying their very best and occasionally failing — a heartful comedy opens for business!

Source: Animate Times