AnimeNYC announced its latest guest Eunyoung Choi, the co-founder and executive producer of animation studio Science Saru. She is the producer of many notable Masaaki Yuasa works including Lu Over the Wall, The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl, Ride Your Wave and the recent Netflix anime hit Devilman Crybaby.
Choi will be presenting the world premiere of the studio’s upcoming TV anime series adaptation Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken! (Eizouken ni wa Te o Dasu na!). Based off the manga series written by Sumito Owara, the anime is slated to premiere January 2020 on NHK General in Japan. Overseas simulcast streaming has yet to be announced.
Directed and written by Masaaki Yuasa, character designs is by Naoyuki Asano and music composed is by Oorutaichi.
AnimeNYC powered by Crunchyroll is an annual convention at New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Taking place between November 15 through 17, 2019, the convention was first held in 2017 but has already received attention and hosted many high profile anime industry guests. Choi will be present this year, alongside a wide range of guest of honors including voice actress Rie Kugimiya and Dr. Stone’s co-mangakas: artist Boichi and writer Riichiro Inagaki.