A special edition of the anime adaptation of the light novels Violet Evergarden, produced by studios Kyoto Animation, was broadcast on the channel Nippon Television the night of October 29 in the block “Friday Roadshow“, Making the franchise a global trend on Twitter ten minutes into the broadcast.
This broadcast included a special edited edition of the anime adaptation, with episodes first through third (the introduction to the story), the seventh and ninth episodes (considered masterpieces of modern animation) and the tenth episode (hailed as a divine episode). This compilation was followed by the broadcast of the film Violet Evergarden: Eternity and the Auto Memory Doll, while Violet Evergarden: The Movie, will air for the first time on television on November 5 in Japan.
Taichi ishidate, director of the adaptation, commented prior to the broadcast of the special: «I appreciate that “Violet Evergarden” airs on the Friday Roadshow. We have reissued the 13 episodes that were originally produced as a television series as the special edition of Friday Roadshow. For those who have ever seen her, and for those who have not yet, this is the beginning of the life of a woman named Violet Evergarden. I hope that as many people as possible can see that moment. I will be very happy if Violet’s trip can bring something positive in the lives of those who see it. The reason for this series is the lyrics. And just like we put our feelings on the cards, all the staff put a lot of our feelings on this anime as well. If you have time please take a look».
Violet Evergarden Synopsis
There are words that Violet heard on the battlefield that she cannot forget. These words were given to her by someone she appreciates more than anyone else. She still does not know its meaning. A certain point in time, on the continent of Telesis. The great war that divided the continent into North and South has ended after four years, and the people are welcoming a new generation. Violet Evergarden, a young woman formerly known as “the gun,” has left the battlefield to start a new life in the CH Postal Service. There, she is deeply moved by the work of “Auto Memories Dolls”, who transmit people’s thoughts and turn them into words. Violet begins her journey as an Auto Memories Doll, coming face to face with people’s emotions and different forms of love. All the time looking for the meaning of those words.
Source: Oricon News
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