Through a leak in the next issue of Shueisha's Weekly Young Jump magazine, it was revealed that the animated adaptation of the manga written and illustrated by Soumatou, Shadows House, will premiere next April in Japan.
No distribution platform has announced, so far, the acquisition of the distribution rights for this project. On the other hand, Soumatou has been publishing the manga in Shueisha publishing house's Weekly Young Jump magazine since September 2018. The publishing house published the fifth compilation volume on June 19, and the sixth on October 16 in Japan.
- Kazuki Ohashi (Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna, Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry, Tsukimonogatari) is directing the anime at CloverWorks Studios.
- Toshiya Ono (86: Eighty-Six, Gatchaman Crowds, Houseki no Kuni) is in charge of writing and supervising the scripts.
- Chizuko Kusakabe (Pumpkin Scissors, Trouble Chocolate) is in charge of character design.
- Kenichiro Suehiro (Hataraku Saibou, Fire Force, Golden Kamuy) is in charge of composing the soundtrack.
Synopsis of Shadows House
Nobles with bodies of shadow and without faces live inside a vast mansion, being cared for by living dolls who spend much of their time cleaning the soot that their mysterious masters emit incessantly. Follow the story of Emilyko, a vivid young and cheerful doll, as she learns her duties as Kate Shadow-sama's assistant. What dangerous and dark secrets will she and Kate find as they become increasingly involved in the inner workings of shadow society?
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