Cosplay cuteness! Anime film "WATATEN!: an Angel Flew Down to Me - Precious Friends - " premieres in Japan on Oct. 14, 2022.
By: Nicole S. Castro on September 9, 2022 at 17:35 PHT
The main trailer has been released for upcoming anime film WATATEN!: an Angel Flew Down to Me - Precious Friends -
The movie will premiere in Japan on Oct. 14, 2022. As with the 2019 TV anime, this film is animated by Doga Kobo.
The Wataten! series stars shy college student Miyako Hoshino (CV: Reina Ueda) who mostly spends her time in her room making cosplay outfits. But when her sister Hinata (CV: Rika Nagae) brings her classmate Hana Shirosaki (CV: Maria Sashide) home, Miyako instantly becomes captivated by Hana's cuteness. As a result, Miyako finds various ways to coax Hana into wearing her cosplay outfits.
In this film, the cast prepare to visit Hana's grandmother.
Miyako Hoshino (CV: Reina Ueda)
Hana Shirosaki (CV: Maria Sashide)
Hinata Hoshino (CV: Rika Nagae)
Noa Himesaka (CV: Akari Kito)
Koyori Tanemura (CV: Hitomi Owada)
Kanon Konomori (CV: Naomi Ozora)
Koko Matsumoto (CV: Lynn)
Wataten!: An Angel Flew Down to Me (Japanese: 私に天使が舞い降りた!, Romaji: Watashi ni Tenshi ga Maiorita!) is a Japanese four-panel yuri comedy manga series written and illustrated by Nanatsu Mukunoki. The series began publication in Ichijinsha's Comic Yuri Hime magazine in November 2016.
The TV anime adaptation by Doga Kobo aired in Japan from January to March 2019 with 12 episodes plus an OVA in May 2019.
Original story: Nanatsu Mukunoki (Comic Yuri Hime/published by Ichijinsha)
Director: Daisuke Hiramaki
Script: Yuka Yamada
Character design: Hiromi Nakagawa
Music production: Flying Dog
Animation production: Doga Kobo
Production: Wataten! Precious Friends Production Committee
Distribution: Kadokawa Animation
NICOLE S. CASTRO
Nicole is based in the Philippines and works as a freelance Japanese Translator/Interpreter and copywriter (English). She is a JLPT N2 passer who watches anime to "study" for N1. She has a long career history on LinkedIn (with primary focus on media and translation), but her anime watchlist is much, much longer.