Cells At Work! is getting a limited-release theatrical anime movie titled Tokubetsu Jouei-ban “Hataraku Saibou!!” Saikyou no Teki, Futatabi. Karada no Naka wa “Chou” Oosawagi!. And now, the staff have revealed that it will also feature an anime short as well. It will focus on those cute little Platelets, and its title is “Kesshouban Eigakan e Iku” or “The Platelets Go to the Movie Theater”.
In addition, the main platelet and the main white blood cell star in a new video about exercise. Its title is “Mission! Ken – Kou – Taisou!, and it features the two, together with some backup dancers, teaching a dance exercise featuring the 1st season’s OP theme song.
They also released a brand new visual for the movie, as well as announced additional cast members:
These cast members include:
- Yuri Yoshida as Lactic Acid Bacteria (Black)
- Rie Takahashi as Lactic Acid Bacteria (Red)
- Natsumi Fujiwara as Lactic Acid Bacteria (Panda)
- Yurika Kubo as Lactic Acid Bacteria (Buchi)
The movie will be covering Vol. 5 of the manga’s tankoubob release. It will premiere on September 5, 2020 in Japan, though the storyline will also be a part of the second season of Cells At Work!
Null & Peta’s Hirofumi Ogura will be the new director, with David Production returning to animate the series. Takahiko Yoshida is returning as the character designer as well! And that’s not all, because Cells At Work! isn’t just getting an anime movie and a second season, but its spin-off, Cells At Work! Code Black, is also getting a TV anime as well.
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source: Comic Natalie