Sentai Filmworks has announced that the company has acquired the license to the Tamako Market anime. The company says the series will be “available soon through select digital outlets with a home video release later this year.”

The series follows a high school freshman who is cheerful, spirited, and kind to others. She is the mochi-loving daughter of a mochi (rice cake) shopkeeper in a shopping district and a baton club member.

The Anime Network has announced that it will premiere the anime on January 10, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. EST.

Source: ANN