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Hitori Bocchi no Marumaru Seikatsu: First anime trailer released

A first trailer has now been published on the official website for the upcoming anime adaptation of Katsuwo's ​​comedy manga "Hitori Bocchi no Marumaru Seikatsu", which you can find below in the article. At the same time, other members of the production team were announced.

“Hitori Bocchi no Marumaru Seikatsu” is created under the direction of Takefumi Anzai (Go! Go! 575) in Studio C2C (Harukana Receive). Jukki Hanada (Steins; Gate, Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions!) Will be responsible for the series composition, while Kii Tanaka (Hundred) will be responsible for the character designs. Akane Imada, who takes care of the clothing design, and Hiroki Ikeshita, who holds the post of assistant director, are newcomers. Also there: Ryuuichi Takada and Hidekazu Tanaka, who compose the music, and Shigeru Saito, who produces the music for Kadokawa. The anime will celebrate its Japanese TV premiere in April 2019.

We have already introduced you to the first character designs and speakers here.

The manga is currently appearing in Kadokawa's “Comic Dengeki Daiōji” magazine and in Japan the 4th anthology was published on February 26, 2018. Katsuwo's ​​manga “Mitsuboshi Colors” had already inspired a twelve-part anime adaptation that is available in Germany at WAKANIM.


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The four-panel comedy manga revolves around an extremely shy girl named Bocchi Hitori (her name is a play on the Japanese word for lonely). When she enters middle school, she vows to be friends with everyone in her class by the time she graduates. The action follows its solitary efforts on the way to its goal.

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