It has been confirmed that Yuji Nagai’s 100% Pascal Sensei and Hiromu Shinozuka’s PriPri Chii-chan!! will be adapted into anime. They will be aired the in ‘Anime Saturday 630’ block, TBS/MBS new anime slot that will start in Spring 2017.
100% Pascal Sensei, serialized in Monthly Corocoro Comic (Shogakukan), is a gag manga that features mysterious elementary school teacher Pascal handling his students as he pleases. PriPri Chii-chan!!, serialized in Chao (Shogakkan), is a heart-warming comedy series that features Yuka, a middle school girl, Chii-chan from underground, and Ucchan, an alien. Both Corocoro Comic and Chao will be celebrating their 40th anniversaries in 2017 so these anime will be made in commemoration of that milestone.
‘Anime Saturday 630’ will be aired Japan as a new anime slot at 6:30 p.m. on Sundays starting from April, 2017.