The October 2016 issue of Monthly LaLa magazine has revealed new details on the 5th season of Natsume’s Book of Friends, which is now officially titled Natsume’s Book of Friends Go. According to the magazine, the anime’s exact premiere date will be on 4th October, and will be shown via TV Tokyo, TV Osaka, TV Aichi, TV Setouchi, TV Hokkaido, and TVQ Broadcasting Kyushu.
The issue also announced that Marii Sasano will be performing the new season’s OP song, “Takarabako.” Meanwhile, the ED song will be performed by none other than Aimer, and the song will be titled “Akane Sasu.”
Several new visual for this season have also been revealed, and they feature Natsume himself, together with Nyanko-sensei of course, together with some friends.
Durarara!! director, Takahiro Omori will be acting as the chief director of the anime over at Studio Shuka, with Kotomi Deai now serving as the new director. Kazuhiko Inoue will be returning to voice Nyanko-sensei, while Hiroshi Kamiya will be returning as Natsume.