Kodoani.com – Crunchyroll, WOWOW, and Sony Pictures announced on Wednesday that they are producing an anime adaptation of the novel. Bye Bye, Earth by Tow Ubukat. Although the companies did not announce a premiere date for the anime, they did reveal that the anime will premiere on the WOWOW subscription TV channel in Japan and will stream on Crunchyroll “in more than 200 countries and territories. “
The novel’s story is set on an Earth where everyone takes the form of animals. Bell is the only girl in the world without animal features. She begins to discover if there are other creatures like her. Bell wields the sword and participates in the struggles between the city and the outside world.
Ubukata’s fantasy novel Bye-Bye, Earth was first published in two volumes in December 2000 with drawings by Yoshitaka Amano. The work later received a new four-volume edition from 2007 to 2008 with illustrations by Hyung-Tae Kim.
Ryū Asahi launched a manga adaptation of the novel in Shonengahosha’s Young King Ours magazine in January 2020, and it just ended on July 29. Shonengahosha published the fourth and final volume. of the manga on September 30.