Tomica Kizuna Gattai Earth Granner will be receiving a new TV anime to commemorate Tomica’s 50th anniversary. The series based on its Tomica toy car brand will be sponsored by Takara Tomy. The anime will premiere in April.
The series will be animated by OLM, Inc. (Oriental Light and Magic). Shinji Ushiro is directing the anime with a screenplay by Yuka Yamada. Yuko Inoue will design characters. Takara Tomy is credited with the original work.
The first original anime series Tomica Hyper Rescue Drive Head Kidō Kyūkyū Keisatsu aired from April 15, 2017, to December 23, 2017. The show received an anime film titled Drive Head: Tomika Hyper Rescue Kidō Kyūkyū Keisatsu in August 2018.
In the near future, to cope with various incidents and disasters as well as crime, the Mobile Rescue Police developed the Drive Head, which transforms from a vehicle form to the robotic Walker Vehicle form. Gō Kurumada, the son of the Drive Head’s developer, was discovered to be a suitable driver for Drive Head 01 Sonic Interceptor. He and the other children who were selected must bravely stand up to face incidents and disasters.