The original anime project “Yoru no Kuni” (“Night Country”), co-directed by animator Ryo-timo and pop star Aimer, will premiere its very first episode on Aimer’s official YouTube channel this 16th April 2021 at 23:00 JST / 22:00 SGT. Along with the announcement of the launch date, the key visuals by illustrator Miya and the promotional video were also released.
Ryo-timo also worked on the design drafts and storyboards while Aimer performs the main theme song “Trill”. The show’s scenario is by Rei Takaku, the character design is by Yuya Fukuda, the music is by Yuri Minamikata, and the production is by studio daisy.
Junichi Suwabe plays the role of Yoru, a resident of the Night Country who looks like a bird, while Misaki Kuno plays the role of Chiya, a little girl who always holds a stuffed animal named Choco.