Kodoani.com – Kadokawa revealed on Wednesday that the manga Jiisan Baasan Wakagaeru (Granpa and Grandma Turn Young Again) by Kagiri Araido is getting a television anime adaptation. Kadokawa did not reveal any other details for the anime, but did reveal an image for the anime and an illustration by Araido to celebrate the anime’s announcement.
The humorous manga revolves around an elderly couple who live a quiet life in Aomori to harvest apples. One day, they wake up to find their age and physicality restored to their 20s.
Araido launched the manga on pixiv in October 2019 and since then it has garnered over 100 million views. The manga is ranked 6th in the web Manga category of the sixth “Tsugi ni Kuru Manga Taishō” in 2020. Kadokawa published the manga’s sixth compiled book volume in October 2022 and will publish it. seventh volume on August 16. The series has one million copies in circulation (including digital purchases).