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Romcom series 'Tomo-chan Is a Girl!' releases teaser for TV anime in January 2023

Tomo Aizawa's attempts to prove her feelings as a woman will be animated in January 2023!

By: Nicole S. Castro on July 4, 2022 at 09:10 PHT

Teaser promotional materials have been released for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of Fumita Yanagida's four-panel romcom manga Tomo-chan Is a Girl!

The anime is slated to air in January 2023 and is produced by Lay-duce. Below is the teaser visual.

Protagonist Tomo Aizawa (CV: Rie Takahashi) is a tomboy who has a crush on her childhood friend Junichirou Kubota (CV: Kaito Ishikawa). However, Junichirou sees Tomo not as a woman, but as "one of the boys". This sparks Tomo's attempts for Junichirou to see her as a woman...with hilarious results.


  • Tomo Aizawa (CV: Rie Takahashi)

  • Junichirou Kubota (CV: Kaito Ishikawa)

  • Misuzu Gundou (CV: Rina Hidaka)

  • Carol Olston (CV: Sally Amaki)


  • Original work: Fumita Yanagida (serialized by Seikaisha Comics)

  • Director: Hitoshi Nanba

  • Deputy director: Noriko Hashimoto

  • Series composition: Megumi Shimizu

  • Character design: Shiori Hiraiwa

  • Music: Masaru Yokoyama

  • Animation production: Lay-duce

Source: Tomo-chan Is a Girl! official Twitter, official website, Comic Natalie




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.


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