On 12 September 2020, the upcoming anime Otherside Picnic released its second promotional video. The anime is slated to premiere on January 2021, which will be produced by LIDEN Films and Felix Film under the direction of Takuya Satō. It is based from the novel series “Otherside Picnic (Urasekai Picnic)” created by Iori Miyazawa and illustrated by shirakaba.
Yumiri Hanamori – Sorao Kamikoshi
Ai Kayano – Toriko Nishina
Director: Takuya Satō
Editor: Masahiro Goto
Scriptwriter: Takuya Satō
Character Design: Ayumi Nishibata
Chief Animation Director: Ayumi Nishibata
3D Director: Yūya Shiraishi
Creature Designer: Kazutaka Ema
Art Director: Hiroki Matsumoto
Color Designer: You Iwaida
Cinematographer: Takeshi Kuchiba
Composer: Takeshi Watanabe
Her first encounter with Toriko Nishina was on the Otherside after seeing “that thing” and nearly dying. Ever since that day, exhausted university student Sorawo Kamikoshi’s life changed. In this Otherworld, full of mystery, which exists alongside our own, dangerous beings like the Kunekune and Hasshaku-sama that are spoken of in real ghost stories appear. For research, for profit, and to find an important person, Toriko and Sorawo set foot into the abnormal. A tale of two girls’ bizarre exploration and survival, brought to you by an up-and-coming Sci-fi author!
Synopsis via J-Novel Club