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Music comedy anime 'Ya Boy Kongming!' releases second PV for April 2022 broadcast

Updated: Mar 17, 2022

Written by: Nicole Castro

Published on: February 15, 2022 at 17:35 PHT (GMT+8)

A second promotional video has been released for upcoming music comedy anime Ya Boy Kongming!, which is scheduled to air on April 5, 2022 on TOKYO MX, MBS, BS日テレ(BS4).

The video features the series' opening theme Ciki Ciki Bam Bam sung by QUEENDOM, a music group formed by the main cast. Ciki Ciki Bam Bam was originally sung by Hungarian artist Jolly.


Ya Boy Kongming! (Japanese: パリピ孔明, Romaji: Paripi Kōmei) is a Japanese manga series written by Yuto Yotsuba and illustrated by Ryō Ogawa. The series was serialized in Kodansha's Comic Days website from December 2019 to November 2021 and later in Weekly Young Magazine. It has been collected in seven tankōbon volumes as of November 2021.


  • Kaede Hondo (本渡楓) as Eiko Tsukimi

  • Ryōtarō Okiayu (置鮎 龍太郎) as Zhuge Kongming

  • Shōya Chiba (千葉翔也) as Kabe-Taijin

  • Hibiku Yamamura (山村響) as Nanami Kuon

  • Jun Fukushima (福島潤) as Owner Kobayashi


  • Source material: Yuto Yotsuba and Ryō Ogawa's "Ya Boy Kongming!" (serialized in Weekly Young Magazine)

  • Director: Osamu Honma

  • Series composition: Yoko Yonaiyama

  • Character design: Kanami Sekiguchi

  • Prop design: Mayumi Miyaoka, Hiromi Makino

  • Art director: Junichi Higashi

  • Art design: Yuta Fujii

  • Color design: Asami Eguchi

  • 3D director: Motonari Ichikawa

  • Cinematographer: Yoshimitsu Tomita

  • Editor: Ayumu Takahashi

  • Special effects: Masahiro Murakami

  • Sound director: Satoki Iida

  • Music: Genki Hikota (Hifumi, inc.)

  • Music production: Avex Pictures

  • Animation production: P.A.WORKS

  • Production: "Ya Boy Kongming!" Production Committee

Synopsis from MAL:

General of the Three Kingdoms, Kongming had struggled his whole life, facing countless battles that made him into the accomplished strategist he was. So on his deathbed, he wished only to be reborn into a peaceful world... and was sent straight to modern-day party-central, Tokyo! Can even a brilliant strategist like Kongming adapt to the wild beats and even wilder party people?!


Source: Ya Boy Kongming! official Twitter, official website, Comic Natalie


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