What You Need to Know:
- Ryuu no Iisha, or The Dragon Dentist, was a short, 7 minute anime that was part of a 35 episode series called Nihon Animator Mihonshi that aired back in 2014.
- Studio Khara has announced today that they will be producing their first ever TV anime, as they do the Evangelion movies for reference, set to air in February 2017! This new anime will be a two episode 45 minute adaptation of Ryuu no Iisha.
- Set to direct is Kazuya Tsurumaki, while the original creator, Outarou Maijou, handles the script, and Character design/the animation director is Yoshimichi Kameda! The English website is here.
- The story is as follows from the english website:
A girl comes there to become a dentist of dragon. She is with other new freshman applicants, but there is no announcement from a senior as a guidance. They are confused and taken along with the senior. The only way is just to walk through freshman's path, which is dark and strange. They do not know where they are. Not knowing what to do, she is approaching to the secret of dragon, but she does not realize yet. The adventure has already begun.
Girls, ninja, and dragons? I'm in!
Oh wow! These are some really talented people. Be sure to check out the original site as well and read up on it!