On the official site for the anime adaptation of the manga, written and illustrated by Kotoyama, Yofukashi no Uta (call of the night) released a variety of illustrations, which according to various distributors in Japan are being given away as purchase benefits of the project's Blu-ray/DVD packages.

Also revealed was the cover art of the first Blu-ray/DVD bundle, which includes Episodes 1 through 6 and will be released in Japan on October 26th.

Also the entertainer佐川 (@sw_8a6u)shared an update to celebrate the airing of the twelfth and penultimate episode of the series.

The series has been airing in Japan since July 7 and has been confirmed on the platform for a total of thirteen episodes HIDE takes care of sales in the West. For his part Kotoyamawho is also the author of the franchise of Dagashi KashiShe started publishing the manga in the magazine Weekly Shōnen Sunday from the publisher Shogakukan in August 2019.

production team

  • Tomoyuki Itamura (Hanamonogatari, Mahou Sensei Negima!: Shiroki Tsubasa Ala Alba, Vanitas without a card) is responsible for directing the anime at the studios LIDEN FILMSWith Tatsuya Miyanishi responsible for the management.
  • Michiko Yokote (Bermuda Triangle: Colorful Pastrals, Jahy-sama wa Kujikenai!, Karakai Jouzu no Takagi-san) is responsible for writing and supervising the screenplays.
  • Haruka Sagawa (Dounika Naru Hibi, Genji Fantasy: Neko ga Hikaru Genji ni Koi wo Shita, Itazura Majo to Nemuranai Machi) is responsible for character design.

Synopsis for Yofukashi no Uta

Kou Yamori superficially looks like a typical high school student. Relatively good at his studies and friendly to his classmates, he tries very hard to keep up this facade. However, one day he decides to stop pretending, drops out of school, and develops insomnia from not having an outlet for his energy during the day. Walking alone at night makes him feel a little better, although he is aware that his insomnia should be treated as a serious problem.

On one of these walks, Kou meets a strange girl, Nazuna Nanakusa, who diagnoses him with the cause of his insomnia: although he has made changes in his life, she keeps preventing him from experiencing true freedom. She tells him that if he's not happy with how he spends his waking hours, he can't sleep. When he seems to have resolved his current concerns, Nazuna invites him to her apartment to share her futon. After a while, unaware that he is only pretending to be unconscious, she bends over and bites his neck.

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