'Tonikaku Kawaii: Fly Me to the Moon' manga releases new chapter, reveals Tsukasa's magnificent past
Written by: Jei Beltrano | Published on: March 31, 2021 at 1:09 PM PHT (GMT+8)
Kenjiro Hata's "Fly Me to the Moon (Tonikaku Kawaii)" manga series has revealed on Tuesday that the manga is receiving a new chapter for the Shogakukan's 18th issue of this year's Weekly Shōnen Sunday magazine. The said magazine is scheduled to be released today in Japan.
The new chapter will tell the 'magnificent past' of the series' deuteragonist Yuzaki Tsukasa as a continuation the previous chapter's story.
The full version of the previously released promotional video was also revealed featuring the TV anime's opening song "Koi no Uta (Song of Love)" by Yunomi.
The series is based on the Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Kenjiro Hata. It has been serialized in Shogakukan's Weekly Shōnen Sunday magazine since February 2018. The story surrounds the teen genius Nasa Yuzaki and his developing relationship with his new wife, Tsukasa, who saves him in a car accident at the beginning of the story.
The manga inspired a TV anime adaptation series animated by Seven Arcs and directed by Hiroshi Ikehata. Kazuho Hyodo wrote the series' scripts with Masakatsu Sasaki designed the characters, and Endō composed the music. It premiered on October 3, 2020 on Tokyo MX, ytv, and BS-NTV in Japan.
An original video animation (OVA) of the anime titled "TONIKAWA: Over The Moon For You ~SNS~ was also revealed and will be released on August 18, 2021 with a simulcast streaming outside Japan.
Source: Shogakukan's Weekly Shōnen Sunday magazine Issue 18, Comic Natalie