Image via the official Fruits Basket website
For fans of Fruits Basket looking forward to more news on the special prequel episode that will be released theatrically in Japan on February 18, 2022, your zodiac sign has aligned! Today, it was revealed that singer-songwriter Ohashi Trio will be performing the theme song "Niji to Kaito (Rainbow and Kite)" for Fruits Basket -prelude- as well as the character visuals for Tohru's parents Kyoko and Katsuya Honda.
Miyuki Sawashiro will be reprising her role as Kyoko Honda
Yoshimasa Hosoya will be reprising his role as Katsuya Honda
The prequel story, Fruits Basket -prelude-, will be released alongside a digest of the series as well as the sequel story on February 18, 2022. A Blu-ray of the stories will be released on the same day in theater shops in Japan. The entire three seasons of Fruits Basket are streaming right now on Crunchyroll, which describes the series as such:
Tohru Honda thought her life was headed for misfortune when a family tragedy left her living in a tent. When her small home is discovered by the mysterious Soma clan, she suddenly finds herself living with Yuki, Kyo, and Shigure Soma. But she quickly learns their family has a bizarre secret of their own: when hugged by the opposite sex, they turn into the animals of the Zodiac!
Source: Comic Natalie
Daryl Harding is a Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll News. He also runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff called TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts photos of his travels on Instagram.