The mature short anime features the main cast and their first meeting at a goukon (group date).
By: Nicole S. Castro on March 14, 2022 at 17:23 PHT
A promotional video has been released for the on-air version of upcoming mature romance short anime 3-byougo, Yajyuu (Unofficial English: A wild beast 3 seconds later).
The on-air version will broadcast on TOKYO MX and BS11 this April 2022, and a premium version with adult scenes will be streamed on AnimeFesta.
The featured theme song is 「花手水」Hanatemizu, sung by leading voice actor Shogo Yano.
3-byougo, Yajyuu. is a mature romance series featuring university student Tsumugi Kume (CV: Riho Sugiyama) who goes on a goukon (organized group dates in Japan) in search of a "herbivore man" (a Japanese term for men who are uninterested in aggressively pursuing women).
There, she meets the cool and detached Kaname Tojo (CV: Shogo Yano), who is not whom he initially seems. Joining the goukon is supporting character Yuto Azusawa, who is Kaname's childhood friend. Yuto will be voiced by Yūya Hirose.
Original: Coa Momose
Director: Ryo Nakamura
Screenplay: Date Tsuyama
Character design: Kuribayashi Waeisu Jûgo
Chief animation director: Taeko Ougi
Sound director: Hiroki Nishiyama
Sound production: Studio Mausu
Animation production: Staple Entertainment
NICOLE S. CASTRO
Nicole is based in the Philippines and works as a freelance Japanese Translator/Interpreter and copywriter (English). She is a JLPT N2 passer who watches anime to "study" for N1. She has a long career history on LinkedIn (with primary focus on media and translation), but her anime watchlist is much, much longer.