It has been announced that season 6 of TV anime Natsume Yujincho (Natsume’s Book of Friends), based on the manga by Yuki Midorikawa, will start this coming spring. The title will be Natsume Yujincho Roku.
The series will hold an event on the first day of Anime Japan 2017 that will be held at Tokyo Big Sight on March 25 and 26. The event will have many special guests: Hiroshi Kamiya (Takashi Natsume), Kazuhiko Inoue (Nyanko-Sensei/Madara), Kazuma Horie (Kaname Tanuma), Ryouhei Kimura (Satoru Nishimura), and Hisayoshi Suganuma (Atsushi Kitamoto).
In addition, a special Natsume Yujincho drama CD will come as a gift with the March issue of LaLa (Hakusensha), which went on sale on January 24. The CD has two episodes: Mayoishimono (The Lost One) and Nyanko-Sensei no Orusuban (Nyanko-Sensei is Home Alone).
Season 5 was part of MANGA.TOKYO’s Fall 2016 episodic anime reviews. You can also check out our series review: