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'Shikimori's Not Just a Cutie' reveals OP&ED themes in second PV

The opening theme is Honey Roller Coaster by nasuo, while the ending theme is Route BLUE by Yuki Nakashima.

By: Nicole S. Castro on March 27, 2022 at 12:18 PHT

A second promotional video is out for the TV anime adaptation of Keigo Maki's romantic comedy series Shikimori's Not Just a Cutie (Romaji: Kawaii dake ja Nai Shikimori-san).

The anime is scheduled to air in Japan this April 9, 2022. It is animated by studio Doga Kobo.

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The second PV features the opening theme 「ハニージェットコースター」 (Honey Roller Coaster) by nasuo (なすお☆) and the ending theme Route BLUE by Yuki Nakashima.


  • 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

  • Ayaka Fukuhara (福原綾香) as Kamiya-san


  • Source material: Keigo Maki's "Shikimori's Not Just a Cutie" (serialized in Kodansha's Magazine Pocket)

  • Director: Ryota Itoh

  • Assistant director: Shohei Yamanaka

  • Series composition: Yoshimi Narita

  • Character design: Ai Kikuchi

  • Animation production: Doga Kobo


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! (from MyAnimeList)

About Shikimori's Not Just a Cutie

Source: Shikimori's Not Just a Cutie 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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