The Umamusume short anime Umayuru will begin on October 16 on the Pakatube! YouTube channel, with the first three episodes to be released simultaneously. New episodes will be uploaded weekly at 9 PM JST.
A visual has been released.
Maseiya Miyaji (Umayon, Yuuki Yuuna is a Hero: Churutto!) is directing Umayuru in addition to serving as its character designer and chief animation director. Other staff include Yoko Yonaiyama (Ya Boy Kongming!) as series composer and one of the scriptwriters, and Masanori Yamaguchi (Umayon) as art director. SCOOTER FILMS is the animation production company
The characters who will appear in the show include Vodka, Daiwa Scarlet, Symboli Kris S, and Tanino Gimlet.
The “horse girl”-themed Umamusume franchise includes various manga, the existing Umamusume: Pretty Derby TV anime series, the Umayon short anime, and the Umamusume: Pretty Derby social simulation game. The Umamusume: Pretty Derby anime released its first season in 2018 and its second season in 2021, while Umayon was released in 2020. A new Umamusume anime series was announced in May 2022.