Written and illustrated by Tsubasa Yamaguchi, the Blue Period manga has accumulated a large fan base due to its engaging plot and innovative visuals. It has even received nominations for the Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize and 43rd Kodansha Manga Award for General Category.
It has been highly praised for its informative approach, coming-of-age plot, and relatable and lovable characters. With such an admirable portfolio, we get why many fans have been praying passionately for an anime adaptation, which has been answered.
The anime adaptation was announced in January 2021 to the enthusiasm of many fans. Since then, we’ve been receiving many more updates about the anime adaptation. If you’re interested to know more about it, scroll down further!
Blue Period Anime Release Date
The anime will be getting released in October 2021 and it’s being produced by the studio Seven Arcs. This studio has produced a lot of well-reputed anime, some of them being Tonikawa: Over The Moon For You and Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha.
Blue Period Visuals: Epic Reveals
One exciting visual teaser revealed our dear protagonist, Yataro Yaguchi as he’s clearly excited working on something he’s passionate about: art. Another teaser shows us Yataro as he stands in the middle of a unusually empty street ready to take on the canvas.
The plot of this upcoming anime follows our protagonist Yataro who, despite being smart and intelligent than most, lives a troubled life and finds it mundane. However, after he finds a painting that captures his heart in the art room, his life changes for the better.
After this encounter, he becomes obsessed with the colors and their combination that he finds his calling in life. He decides to become an artist but multiple hurdles prevent him from doing so.