Zutomayo performs the song for Studio Colorido’s movie to premiere on Netflix worldwide this year
Kodoani.com – Studio Colorido (A Whisker Away, Penguin Highway) revealed a new promotional video on Saturday for the new anime series. Drifting Home (Ame o Tsugeru Hyōryū Danchi). The video reveals the song “Natsugare” (Summer Slump) by the band Zutto Mayonaka de Iinoni. (Zutomayo). Zutomayo is also performing the film’s theme song. This collaboration will mark Zutomayo’s first time performing a song for the anime.
The anime will premiere on Netflix in 2022 worldwide, and will also screen in theaters in Japan. The series will be Studio Colorido’s third feature-length animated series.
Hiroyasu Ishida (Penguin Highway, Fumiko’s Confession) is directing the anime, and is also writing the script with Hayashi Mori (Cells at Work! Code Black, Layton Mystery Tanteisha: Katori no Nazotoki File) and Minaka Sakamoto (Babylon). Akihiro Nagae (Fastening Days) is designing the characters, and Fumi Katō (anime director of Penguin Highway) is the assistant character designer. Umitarō Abe (Penguin Highway) is composing the music.
The “summer fantasy adventure” anime revolves around Kōsuke and his childhood friend Natsume. The two are just entering sixth grade, and are entering an awkward phase in their friendship and are starting to avoid each other. One day during summer vacation, they visit an apartment building that is about to be demolished, where the two of them used to live. Suddenly, Kōsuke, Natsume and their friends are caught up in a strange phenomenon, and the whole building is surrounded by the ocean. The group of friends must try to find their way home from the drifting building.