What will you get if you combine the forces of a great director and writer? Summer Storm anime! Akiyuki Shinbo (Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei, Ef-Tale of Memories) and Katsuhiko Takayama (Ga-Rei -Zero-, Fullmetal Alchemist) are working on the animation to be released in 2009 that is based on manga by Jin Kobayashi (School Rumble). The story involves meidos, cross dressing, loneliness, dilemmas of time travel, and war…
Plot Summary: In an old town coffee shop, a boy met an older high school girl. From there, everything was… An unforgettable summer began.
Director: Akiyuki Shinbo
Series Composition: Katsuhiko Takayama
Original creator: Jin Kobayashi
Animation Production: SHAFT
The following is an abridged version of the first eight chapters of the manga.