Chiikawa fans have the Chiikawa Anime Series to look forward to in 2022! The banner took the internet by storm in 2020. It was released as a cute internet comic about a strange animal that was small and cute. The title of the strip is, “Something small and cute.” People on Twitter loved the simple art, cozy storylines, and cute characters so much that it became a huge hit. The manga series had a very calm and sweet plot that touched the hearts of people worldwide. So here is everything you need to know about Chiikawa Anime.
Chiikawa, “Something small and cute,” is the Twitter manga series. Nagano uploaded the strips online in 2020. Kodansha has collected the chapters in 2 volumes. The second volume was printed in August 2021. Moreover, the third volume will be released in the month of March. Fans are already wondering if there will be anime movies as well. However, Doga Kobo has announced an anime series adaptation for this series. They will be producing the show.
Chiikawa Anime: Plot Details
The manga series is majorly something close to slice-of-life. It follows the story of Chiikawa. Chiikawa is a small and cute creature. However, it has a very cute life. Sometimes it is sad, and sometimes it is happy. The manga is full of scenes about Chiikawa’s meeting-ups with its fellow cute animal creatures, its daily job, and eating delicious food. The animal also spends a lot of time in nature.
When everything was under lockdown in the Covid-19 pandemic, Chiikawa offered the internet a lot of comfort because even after a hard day, it would have a smile on its face. Fans were eager to see Chiikawa’s story hoping that their day would be a little easier. The character was very relatable to the fans. Hence fans are glad that this manga series will be getting an anime show.
Staff & Cast Updates
Takenori Mihara will be the director of the Chiikawa Anime. Mihara has previously worked on “Lovely Movie: Itoshi no Moco.” Shugo Tokumaru is in line to be the anime show’s music composer. There is no information on how much the original creator, Nagano, will be involved with the anime show. Among the cast updates, Haruka Aoki has bagged the role of the main character. It will be her first television anime role. She has previously dubbed Liza in the Japanese Dub of the movie “Might Express.” Masato Tanaka will be voicing Hachiware. He has worked before in “Okko’s Inn”. Lastly, Ari Ozawa will be voicing Usagi.
Chiikawa Anime: Release Details:
The Chiikawa Anime will be premiering on April 4, 2022. It will premiere on a show called, “Mezamashi Terebi”. This is a morning news and announcements program. However, the time of 5 A.M. hints that the anime series could be extremely short episodes of 1 or 2 minutes long. There is no information about a worldwide release. Doga Kobo has not announced an English version either. So keep an eye on this space for further details.