“Your Name” Helmer Will Next Direct “Weather Girl”

Your Name Helmer Will Next Direct Weather Girl

Makoto Shinkai, director of the acclaimed 2016 anime feature “Your Name,” has finally announced his long-awaited follow-up effort – “Weather Girl: Weathering With You” for CoMix Wave Films.

Set to be released in Japan in July, the story follows a high schooler named Hodaka (Daigo Kotaro) who moves to Tokyo and gets a job working for an occult magazine.

As he adjusts to big city life, he notices that the city has been raining for days and days. He also meets Hina (Nana Mori), a young woman with the ability to stop the rain.

No official word on an American release date but there are plans to release it in cinemas internationally.

Source: Anime News Network