What You Need to Know:
- NECOGURASHI, an audio series first released in June 2020, has been attracting attention for its fusion of ASMR and story elements and the use of popular voice actresses such as Miyuki Sawashiro. The upcoming season 3 of NECOGURASHI, which is titled “Off to Nekoma Mountain!”, will be available on DLsite from March 1.
- To commemorate the release of season 3, a new animated promotional video has been released. The video is narrated by the Cat Goddess (CV. Noriko Hidaka). As NECOGURASHI is an audio series, this will be the first time that we see the characters and setting in high-quality animation.
- A new official website has also been opened. On this website, fans will be able to find episode summaries, character introductions, 4-panel manga comics, and the latest information on the NECOGURASHI series. https://necogurashi.com
- ASMR (autonomous sensory meridian response) is a relaxing, often sedative sensation that begins on the scalp and moves down the body. It is most commonly triggered by auditory or visual stimuli. Recently, this phenomenon has been gaining popularity, and many ASMR-related sounds and videos have been posted to social media platforms such as YouTube and Instagram.
- NECOGURASHI takes place at Nekomeikan, an inn located on a world between worlds, and features several unique cat girls. The cat girl who wins the favor of The Chosen One (the listener) will be selected as shrine maiden and allowed to reincarnate on Earth.
- Character design was done by the illustrator booota and sound production by CANDY VOICE.
- The long-awaited season 3 is about to begin! With the secrets of Nekomeikan gradually being revealed and new characters waiting in the wings, you can expect even more exciting content from NECOGURASHI going forward!
NECOGURASHI Season 3 PV
Source: Official Press Release
Season 3 Episode 1 Information
Release date: March 1, 2021
Title: NECOGURASHI 3 - The Calico Cat Girl & Nekoma Mountain
Price: 1980¥ (including tax)
Voice actress: Sumire Uesaka
NECOGURASHI Complete Sets
Season 1: Welcome to Nekomeikan https://www.dlsite.com/home/work/=/product_id/RJ300607.html
Season 2: The Catnip Hot Springs https://www.dlsite.com/home/work/=/product_id/RJ315642.html
Ci-en HP: https://ci-en.net/creator/6740
Candy Voice is a group that pursues audio entertainment. They work with talented voice actors/actresses and sound production staff to create works that combine ASMR sounds with interesting storylines. Their goal is to deliver soothing entertainment that draws the listener in through sound.