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Saturday, January 7, 2012

News: NIS America Licenses Natsume Yuujinchou Anime

Hey, look, the first anime I ever wrote about for License Line has been licensed for retail release! I'll definitely be preordering this title the second it becomes available (all four seasons of it!).

Santa Ana, CA (December 30, 2011) – NIS America is excited to announce the acquisition of Natsume’s Book of Friends (working title; JPN: Natsume Yujin-cho), an extraordinary heartwarming drama about the relationship forged between a high school student and his spirit companions. The title is produced by the powerhouse Brain’s-Base and Takahiro Omori. NIS America will release the retail version of Natsume’s Book of Friends Season 4, which will begin airing on Crunchyroll in January 2012, as well as retail releases of seasons 1 through 3. The retail release for Natsume’sBook of Friends will come in NIS America’s highly praised premium packaging.

You can read the whole of NISA's press release here. You can also watch streaming subbed episodes of Natsume Yuujinchou on Crunchyroll.