Initially announced to be released in theaters in Japan on May 8, 2020, the Anime Film adaptation of Takako Shimura’s Original work, Happy Go Lucky Days, or Dōnika Naru Hibi, has been postponed all the way to the 23rd of October due to the COVID-19 outbreak. This was announced on the Official website for the Anime film. Along with this announcement, another announcement was also made regarding the CD containing 23 songs from the movie that will also be released on the 21st of October.
Written and Illustrated by Takako Shimura, Dōnika Naru Hibi, or Happy-Go-Lucky-Days, the manga was serialized in the Ohta Publishing’s manga magazine Manga Erotics F in 2002 and was completed in 2004. The manga has a total of 2 volumes released.
The manga contains the romantic lives of different characters, which are developed as the story progresses. Each story is different from the other and showcases certain problems faced by people and couples in their daily lives. The entire appeal of the manga stems from it being so relatable and without much dilution in terms of how the characters behave. The manga features romantic relations between a wide variety of characters, one such being between a divorced woman and a younger guy, this and many more are included. Some stories are very creepy but well written.
Happy-Go-Lucky Days – Anime Film
The Anime Film Adaptation for, Happy-Go-Lucky Days or Dōnika Naru Hibi, by Takako Shimura, was announced in November of 2019, and was to be released on May 8th but due to the Pandemic Situation, the release got postponed like many other anime and movies alike. After the latest release announcement was made about the film, the 12 cast members too shared a word of both appreciation to the manga and the opportunity to be a part of the movie.
The film, Happy-Go-Lucky Days, will be handled by Leiden Films Kyoto Studio. The Movie will be directed by Takuya Sato; the Screenplay will be done by Takuya Sato, Ide Yasunori, Yoriko Tomita, and the character design will be done by Haruka Sagawa.
‘Happy Go Lucky Days’ has the fans already excited about it, but the hype for the movie rose tremendously after the Trailer/Promotional video for the movie also was released. The previous trailer that was released by Pony Canyon, who is responsible for the distribution of the film, was updated with the new release date. As mentioned ‘Happy Go Lucky Days’ will be released on 23rd of October 2020, are you excited? Do let us what are your thoughts.