The official web site for the anime of Keigo Maki‘s romantic comedy manga Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie (Kawaii Dake Ja Nai Shikimori-san) revealed on Sunday that Hiro Shimono has joined the present’s forged as Fuji Shikimori, Shikimori’s older brother.

The anime premiered on Asahi Broadcasting, TV Asahi, and 22 affiliated networks on the ANiMAZiNG!!! block on April 9. Crunchyroll is streaming the anime and can also be streaming an English dub.

Ryota Itoh (My Senpai Is Annoying) is directing the anime at Doga Kobo with Shōhei Yamanaka as assistant director. Yoshimi Narita (HappinessCharge PreCure!, Our love has at all times been 10 centimeters aside., My Senpai Is Annoying) is in cost of the sequence scripts. Ai Kikuchi (Engaged to the Unidentified, New Game!, How Heavy Are the Dumbbells You Lift?) is designing the characters. Nasuo☆ is performing the opening theme music, whereas Yuki Nakashima is performing the ending music.

Kodansha Comics is publishing the manga in English, and it describes the story:

Shikimori looks as if the proper girlfriend: cute, enjoyable to be round, candy when she needs to be… however she has a cool darkish facet that comes out underneath the best circumstances. And her boyfriend Izumi likes to be round when that occurs! A enjoyable and humorous highschool romance with a sassy twist good for followers of Nagatoro-san and Komi Can’t Communicate!

Maki launched the continuing manga on the Magazine Pocket app in February 2019.

Sources: Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie anime’s web site, Comic Natalie