Netflix announced during its Netflix Festival Japan 2021 livestream event that it will debut Thermae Romae Novae, the new anime based on Mari Yamazaki’s Thermae Romae manga, worldwide in 2022.
Tetsuya Tatamitani is directing the anime, and Yūichirō Momose is writing the scripts. NAZ is producing the animation with the original manga as a base, while also featuring new stories written by Yamazaki.
Thermae Romae is described as:
Lucius, a bath designer in the Roman Empire, accidentally slips back in time to present day Japan and learns about Japanese bath culture in this comedy.