Crunchyroll, alongside WOWOW and Sony Pictures Entertainment Japan, has announced that a Bye Bye, Earth anime adaptation is officially in production. The series will stream on Crunchyroll in more than 200 countries and territories, as well as WOWOW in Japan as it airs in the future. Additional details about the anime, such as staff, cast, and release date are yet to be revealed.
The original Bye Bye, Earth novel, written by Tow Ubukata, was released in December 2000, featuring art by Yoshitaka Amano.
The novel’s story is set on an Earth where all people take the form of animals. Bell is the only girl in the world without the characteristics of animals. She sets out to discover if there are other beings like her. Bell wields a sword and becomes involved with the struggles between the cities and outside world.