On October 25 the birthday of the character is celebrated Micchon Shikimori, the protagonist of the manga written and illustrated by Keigo maki, Kawaii dake ja Nai Shikimori-san (Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie). That is why a promotional video for the manga was recently published, which features the voice of Saori oonishi as Shikimori, and Shuuichirou Umeda like Izumi. This is the franchise’s first voice show, as the first promo video has not been revealed to date.
Maki began the publication of this manga through his Twitter account under the title Kawaii dake ja Nai Onnanoko, and later began to publish it through the service Magazine Pocket from the publisher Kodansha in February 2019. The publisher published the ninth compiled volume on July 9, followed by the tenth on October 8 in Japan.
The play is inspiring an anime adaptation produced by the studios Doga kobo, under the direction of Ryota itou (Senpai ga Uzai Kouhai no Hanashi, Yesterday wo Utatte) and Shouhei Yamanaka, and scripts written by Yoshimi narita (Bouken Ou Beet, Dakaretai Otoko 1-i ni Odosarete Imasu, Senpai ga Uzai Kouhai no Hanashi), scheduled to premiere in April 2022.
Kawaii dake ja Nai Shikimori-san synopsis
Izumi is a high school student whose life is full of misfortunes. Since he was young, he always came home with injuries. Due to her bad luck, her days are filled with unfortunate events, until she began dating Shikimori. Shikimori can be described as the perfect girlfriend – cute, adorable, and incredibly in love with Izumi. However, at times she is not so charming, but becomes the coolest girlfriend in the scariest way possible. His demanding presence and sincere concern for Izumi’s well-being never fails to take her breath away. With the sympathetic and at the same time great Shikimori by Izumi’s side, her unlucky days are over, bringing a life full of happiness and warmth.
Source: Comic Natalie
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