After we learned more about the grown up ladies of Laid-Back Camp back in March, its nearly time for them to hit the big screen in the Laid-Back Camp anime film when it premieres in Japan on July 1. Ahead of then, today saw a the film's main visual released whic features the cast all grown up surrounding a campfire along with details on the first theaterical gift given out to filmgoers.
Filmgoers who go see the Laid-Back Camp anime film in Japan will given a special volume 13.5 of the manga which features a new story that connects Nadeshiko and Rin when they were in high school with them in the film as adults. The volume will also have production material from the film as well a memorial album from the anime.
The Laid-Back Camp anime film will continue the stories seen in the two TV anime series, which are streaming right here on Crunchyroll. The cast and staff from the TV anime will return for the film under the watchful eye of the original creator Afro. Crunchyroll describes the TV anime as such:
Nadeshiko, a high school student who had moved from Shizuoka to Yamanashi, decides to see the famous, 1000 yen-bill-featured Mount Fuji. Even though she manages to bike all the way to Motosu, she's forced to turn back because of worsening weather. Unable to set her eyes on her goal, she faints partway to her destination. When she wakes up, it's night, in a place she's never been before, with no way of knowing how to get home. Nadeshiko is saved when she encounters Rin, a girl who is out camping by herself. This outdoorsy girls story begins with this first encounter between Nadeshiko and Rin.
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.