On the official OVA website based on the visual novel spin-off of the series Little busters!, developed by key and titled Kud wafterIt has been announced that the premiere scheduled for this month has been postponed until November this year.
The official statement detailed that in order to ensure the highest possible quality of the end product and given the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on production, it was decided to postpone the premiere. It should be noted that this production started with a 30 million yen fundraiser that has been going on since July 2017. Therefore this 20-minute OVA has been in production for three years.
The premiere was originally planned for September 2019, but the postponement was announced to September 2020 in March 2019, derived from the replacement of Yoshiki Yamakawa as project manager, replaced by Kentarou suzuki. On the other hand, the production is carried out by studios J.C. Employee.
After all, Kud Wafter was the eighth adult visual novel developed by Key and originally published for operating systems in Japan in 2010. Windows. The novel was later ported to the console PlayStation Portable in May 2013 and for Play Station Vita in December 2013 without the adult content.
Synopsis by Kud Wafter
The story follows the lives of schoolgirl Riki Naoe and her best friend Kudryavka Noumi, who see each other more and more with a romantic interest. The gameplay of the episode follows a branching plot that offers predetermined scenarios with interaction flows and focuses entirely on Kudryavka, who is usually simply referred to as "Kud".
Source: official page
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