Otakon 2010: Bandai Entertainment Acquires Sora Kake Girl, My Otome O~S.ifr~
Bandai Entertainment announced that they acquired two new anime titles. The Girl Who Leapt Through Space (Sora Kake Girl) and My Otome 0~S.ifr~ will join the company's anime lineup. No release dates or details were announced for either title.
The Girl Who Leapt Through Space is a 26-episode series by Sunrise that follows the story of Akiha Shishido as she battles Leopard - a malevolent artificial intelligence entity that resides in a space colony. The series was directed by Masakazu Obara (My Hime, My Otome), and created by Hajime Yatate (the pseudonym for the entire Sunrise staff).
My Otome o~S.ifr~ is a three-episode prequel to the My Otome TV series. The OVA focuses on Lena Sayers and Sifr Fran, who are the mothers of My Otome lead characters Arika Yumemiya and Nina Wáng, respectively. Hirokazu Hisayuki directed the series, and did the character designs.