Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee / Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee Reverse


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###Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee

Genres: adventure, fantasy
Themes: Delivery service
Objectionable content: Significant
Number of episodes: 25
Vintage: 2009-10-03 to 2010-03-27

Plot Summary: Apparently abandoned by his mother, orphan Lag Seeing is taken as a “letter” by “Letter Bee” Gauche Suede to a town where his aunt raises him. His affection and admiration for Gauche give Lag the ambition to become a Letter Bee himself, carrying mail through the dangerous wasteland between towns on his world. When he becomes a teenager, he makes the trip to the capital to take the examination to become a trainee Letter Bee. En route, he meets the strange, powerful girl-like creature Niche, who becomes his “dingo,” a Letter Bee’s travelling companion. Lag yearns to find his mother, and discover why she abandoned him, if she did.

ANN Info Page

Per PR:

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

###SENTAI FILMWORKS LICENSES “TEGAMI BACHI: LETTER BEE”

HOUSTON, September 10, 2012 — Sentai Filmworks’ is pleased to announce their latest acquisition: Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee. Directed by Akira Iwanaga with character designs by Minako Shiba (Black Butler, Noir) and music by Kunihiko Ryo (Emma: A Victorian Romance, Level E).

In a dark land of near-perpetual night, only a single artificial sun illuminates a single city, and communication between the rest of the world is made possible only by the Letter Bees - elite couriers who must fight against monsters known as Gaichuu in order to make their deliveries. Having been saved by a Letter Bee when his mother was kidnapped years ago, Lag Seeing has finally gained employment at the Bee-hive, but he’s quickly learning that the dangerous job has become even more lethal, with renegade humans now targeting the Letter Bees as well. Fortunately, Lag’s been blessed with the ability to see into the memories of others, and every Bee is also supposed to find a “Dingo,” a partner to watch their back. However, when Lag finally finds his Dingo, she’s not at all what he expected. In fact, she may end up being the girl who kicks over the entire hornet’s nest! But no matter what the stings of fate, Lag isn’t going to let anything clip his wings!

Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee will be available through select digital outlets with a home video release on subtitled DVD later this year.

About Sentai Filmworks:
Sentai Filmworks is one of the fastest-growing anime companies in North America, producing hit series like High School of the Dead, Towanoquon, Samurai Girls, Guin Saga, Needless and Angel Beats as well as high profile theatrical films such as Grave of the Fireflies and Appleseed. Sentai Filmworks’ programs can be found on home video distributed by Ingram Entertainment, Baker & Taylor, Section23Films, The Right Stuf and other good and fine distributors. Digital product offerings may be found at iTunes, Hulu, Netflix, Amazon, Zune Marketplace, Anime Network, Playstation Network, Android Market and YouTube.

###Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee Reverse

Genres: action, comedy, drama, fantasy
Themes: amnesia, Delivery service, steampunk
Objectionable content: Significant
Number of episodes: 25
Vintage: 2010-10-02 to 2011-03-26

Plot Summary: Lag’s quest to recover Gauche’s heart continues, after finding him and being attacked in return he wakes up at Bee hive just to find that he has lost Gauche again. He must become stronger and a better Letter bee in order to be ready to take Gauche back next time he finds him. Along with his loyal dingo and friend Niche he is decided to make that dream come true and bring happiness back to Sylvette and Aria.

ANN Info Page
####Watch on the Anime Network Online Player

Sentai Filmworks Press Release

Letter Bee: Light and Blue Night Fantasy (special) Vintage: 2008


Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee Reverse
#2

I liked this series!

Though it is one of those that has it ought to have another season endings…


#3

Collection 1 cover art has been posted.


#4

That’s some awfully nice artwork there. I may just pick this series up just because of that.


#5

Collection 2 cover art has been posted.


#6

[size=6]http://www.theanimenetwork.com/Anime/Tegami-Bachi-Letter-Bee/Watch[/size]

[size=5]Episode 01 is now LIVE![/size]


#8

This is sounding like a sequel, and as it sounds vaguely familiar AN has probably ran the previous part of the series. I think I even know which one it is, but I’m not sure as a few things sound off.


#9

It is a sequel, of this…

Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee

Both of which were streamed on CrunchyRoll.

The first season (Letter Bee), will start on TAN both on VOD & ANO later this month.


#10

Okay, it wasn’t a sequel to the series I thought it was, but instead to one that is similar to it, which explains the vague confusion on my part.


#11

Collection 1 cover art has been posted.


#12

[size=6]Watch Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee Reverse on Anime Network Online[/size]

[size=5][color=#9900cc]All 25 Episodes are now LIVE![/color][/size]


#13

Merged threads together