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Mawaru-Penguindrum (輪るピングドラム Mawaru Pingudoramu) is a 2011 anime series produced by Brain's Base. The series is directed and co-written by Kunihiko Ikuhara and began airing on in Japan from July 7, 2011. The story begins when a terminally ill girl named Himari Takakura is miraculously saved from death by a strange spirit who resides in a penguin-shaped hat. However, in exchange for extending her life, the spirit tasks Himari's brothers, Kanba and Shouma, to seek out an item known as the Penguin Drum with assistance from a trio of strange penguins.

Episode List[]

Main article: Episode Guide

Staff and Cast[]

Director : Kunihiko Ikuhara
Original Work : Ikuni Chowder
Character Concepts : Lily Hoshino
Series Composition : Kunihiko Ikuhara, Takayo Ikami
Character Design : Terumi Nishii
Art Director : Chieko Nakamura, Kentaro Akiyama
Color Design : Kunio Tsujita
Editing : Shigeru Nishiyama
Music : Yukari Hashimoto
Music Production : Starchild Records
Sound Director : Kunihiko Ikuhara, You Yamada
Sound Effects : Tomokazu Mitsui
Assistant Director : Mitsue Yamazaki
Chief Director : Shouko Nakamura
Animation Production : Brains Base

Kanba Takakura : Subaru Kimura
Shōma Takakura : Ryohei Kimura
Himari Takakura : Miho Arakawa
Ringo Oginome : Marie Miyake
Katsuragi Taro : Katsuragi Taro
Yuri Tokikago : Mamiko Noto
Masako Natsume : Yui Horie


Promotional Art[]

Leading up to the series release, there had been several graphics on the website counting down to the premiere date. This section also include other promotional art

Magazine Articles[]

Extra Art by Lily Hoshino[]

For more, see category:Art by Hoshino Lily.

Hoshino Lily is a manga artist known mostly through her BL works, though she has worked on seinen and Dōjinshi comics as well. She is also the character designer of Mawaru-Penguindrum, and has worked on other supplementary work, including the end cards of episodes. She also shares drawings related to the series on her twitter. She is releasing a Mawaru Penguindrum artbook June 2012