Natsume Yuujinchou Go Air Date, Stunning New Key Visual + More
Natsume Yuujinchou Go also known as Natsume’s Book of Friends is the upcoming fifth season of the supernatural slice of life anime series based on the manga of the same name by Midorikawa Yuki. The story follows Natsume Takashi a regular kid who can see spirits. His grandmother Reiko could also see spirits but would taunt them and bound them to her book of friends. Now Natsume has the book handed down to him he has spirits constantly coming after him. He and his spirit cat spend their days trying to break spirits away from the book of friends while trying to stay alive.
The synopsis for season five has yet to be announced but season four saw Natsume kidnaped by some monkey like youkai. His arrogant but protective spirit bodyguard Madara—or Nyanko-sensei had to gather a team to mount a rescue mission.
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Natsume Yuujinchou Go will be directed by Takahiro Omori (Durarara!! x2) and Deai Kotomi (Gin no Saji 2nd Season) and will be animated by Shuka. The cast includes
Kamiya Hiroshi (Durarara!! – Izaya) as Natsume Takashi
Inoue Kazuhiko (Arslan Senki) as Madara.
Main supporting cast includes Kobayashi Sanae (Baccano!) as Natsume Reiko
Suwabe Junichi (Yona of the Dawn – Jae-ha) as Matoba Seiji.
The opening theme will be performed by Sasanomarii “Takarabako” and the ending theme by Aimer “Akane Sasu”.
Season 5 was announced in the May 2016 issue of LaLa magazine and it will be the first Natsume anime since 2012. It will air on the 4th of October 2016.
For more check out the Official Website.