The North American anime licensing company Sentai Filmworks has confirmed they have acquired the rights to the second series of the anime adaptation of Hiroyuki Asada’s fantasy manga, Tegami Bachi: Reverse. The anime will available on subtitled DVD and through digital outlets later this year.
Tegami Bachi: Reverse is the sequel to Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee, a series that revolved around a young boy named Lag Seeing who becomes a “letter bee”. His job is to deliver messages throughout the world of AmberGround, which exists in eternal night.
The series was directed by Akira Iwanaga (Gunslinger Girl), with Masanao Akahoshi (Psychic Squad) and Shou Aikawa (Fullmetal Alchemist) scripting most of the series, and Minako Shiba (Black Butler) doing the character design.