|TV Animation Free! Novelize|
|Release Date||June 23, 2017|
|Pages||246 (monochrome + color)|
TV Animation Free! Novelize is a novelization of the Free! anime.
The light novel covers the events of the first season of the anime. Written by Masahiro Yokotani, Scriptwriter for all projects related to the franchise, the story includes scenes not included in the animated format. Futoshi Nishiya, Animation Director for several anime episodes and Character Designer for the overall series, provides the cover art, exclusive illustrations and other affiliated artwork.
News of a novelization of Free! was made on February 13, 2017 with actual release on June 23, 2017. The publication is available through the KA Esma Bunko section of the Kyoani Shops.
"A side story that draws the TV animation Free! series from a new perspective. Haruka, Makoto, Rin, Nagisa, Rei, and familiar members talk about one page of the unknown youth." ~~KyoAni website
|High☆Speed！||Chapter 1: Swim • Chapter 2: Water • Chapter 3: Free • Chapter 4: Relay • Chapter 5: Stroke • Chapter 6: Team • Chapter 7: Race • Chapter 8: SAKURA|
|TV Animation Free! Novelize||Episode 00: Senjitsu (The Day Before)• Episode 01: Machibito (The Person You Wait For)• Episode 02: Nagisa no Mermaid (Nagisa's Mermaid)• Episode 03: Akai Megane (The Red Glasses)• Episode 04: Toraware no Orca (Trapped Orca)• Episode 05: Arashi no Samezuka (Stormy Samezuka)• Episode 06: Haru Janakya Dame Nanda (It's pointless without you, Haru)• Episode 07: Nitori no Ichiban Nagai Yoru (Nitori's longest night)• Episode 08: Ano Hi (That day)• Episode 09: Aoi Heya (The blue room)• Episode 10: Sasabe Coach Kanyuu Sakusen (Strategy to persuade Coach Sasabe)• Episode 11: Tooi Yakusoku (The Long Promise)• Episode 12: Sorezore no Keshiki (Each of their sights)|