Written by: Nicole Castro
Published on: February 5, 2022 at 12:22 PHT (GMT+8)
Keigo Maki's romantic comedy series Shikimori's Not Just a Cutie (Kawaii dake ja Nai Shikimori-san) has released a teaser video for the upcoming TV anime adaptation this April 2022.
The earliest airing date for the anime is on April 2, 2022 on TV Asahi's ANiMAZiNG!!! programming block. It will also air on AT-X and BS12 on April 13 and April 15 respectively.
Shikimori's Not Just a Cutie (Japanese: 可愛いだけじゃない式守さん, Romaji: Kawaii dake ja Nai Shikimori-san) is a Japanese romantic comedy manga series by Keigo Maki. It has been serialized on Kodansha's Magazine Pocket website and app since February 2019. The manga is licensed in North America by Kodansha USA.
Saori Ōnishi (大西沙織) as Shikimori
Shuuichirou Umeda (梅田修一朗) as Izumi
Misato Matsuoka (松岡美里) as Kyo Nekozaki
Rina Hidaka (日高里菜) as Yui Hachimitsu
Nobuhiko Okamoto (岡本信彦) as Shu Inuzuka
Source material: Keigo Maki's "Shikimori's Not Just a Cutie" (serialized in Kodansha's Magazine Pocket)
Director: Ryota Ito
Assistant director: Shohei Yamanaka
Series composition: Yoshimi Narita
Character design: Ai Kikuchi
Animation production: Doga Kobo
Synopsis from MAL:
Shikimori seems like the perfect girlfriend: cute, fun to be around, sweet when she wants to be... but she has a cool dark side that comes out under the right circumstances. And her boyfriend Izumi loves to be around when that happens!