The second key visual was released at Chika Umino’s world gallery.
3-gatsu no Lion (March Comes in like a Lion), the Shogi-based popular comic by Chika Umino which was serialized in Young Animal (Hakusensha), will start airing this October on NHK.
Its second key visual poster is scheduled to be on display at Chika Umino’s world gallery -Hachimitsu to Raion- from August 4 to August 17 in Seibu Ikebukuro Main Building annex 2F Seibu gallery. In addition to the key visual, there will be over 150 stunning artworks on display at the gallery. The exhibits include the original drawings from Honey and Clover and March Comes in like a Lion, illustrations of her lovely cat Bun-chan, several past artworks published in Monthly MOE, as well as March Comes in like a Lion character design drawings and message board notes written by the cast and staff.
The second key visual is composed by professional shogi players, focusing on Duels, the series’ main theme.
Now that October is fairly close, the production company will certainly release several new visuals on their official website.
Young Animal No15 (July 22) includes a three-way conversation between Mitsutoshi Kubota (SHAFT), Ryo Tomoda (Hakusensha), and Atsuhiro Iwakami (Aniplex).
TV anime 3-gatsu no Lion(March Comes in like a Lion)
To be broadcasted in October 2016 by NHK
TV anime official website: http://3lion-anime.com/
Chika Umino’s world gallery -Hachimitsu to Raion-
Date：August 4 – 17, 10:00〜21:00（Open until 20:00 on the 7th, 11th, and 14th）
Venue：Seibu Ikebukuro Main Building annex 2F Seibu Gallery
Ticket：Adults 800 yen, University or High school students 600 yen, Junior high school students 300 yen,（Students under primary school age enter free-of-charge.）
Information about the Live Action Movie
3-gatsu no Lion(March Comes in like a Lion) to be released in Spring 2017. (Two-part episode)
Director: Keishi Otomo
Main cast: Kamiki Ryunosuke
Distributor: TOHO, Asmik Ace Entertainment