My Dress-Up Darling manga's TV anime adaptation officially announced, manga exceeds 2 million copies
Written by: Jei Beltrano | Published on: April 15, 2021 at 11:29 PM PHT (GMT+8)
The official Twitter of Square Enix's Young Gangan magazine has officially announced on Thursday that Shinichi Fukuda's "My Dress-Up Darling (Sono Bisque Doll wa Koi wo Suru)" manga series is receiving a TV anime adaptation. The announcement was made in commemoration of the manga series reaching a cumulative total of over 2 million copies in circulation.
No release date were revealed as of writing but future updates will be released soon as written on the Twitter post. It was then revealed that the seventh volume of the manga series is scheduled to be released on April 27.
The My Dress-Up Darling is a Japanese romantic comedy manga series written and illustrated by Shinichi Fukuda which started its serialization in January 2018 in Square Enix's Young Gangan magazine. As of May 2020, it has been compiled into five individual volumes with the first volume released on November 24, 2018.
The story centers Wakana Gojo, a first-year high-school student who dreams of becoming a hina doll craftsman. One day during his first semester, his popular classmate Marin Kitagawa sees him making doll costumes in the school's clothing room. Marin, who has wanted to cosplay for a while and has observed Wakana's skill in sewing, asks him to create the costume of a character from a video game that she adores. However, Wakana has never made costumes on a human scale, and being driven by the strong emotions of Marin, he accepts her request.