We have a piece of good news for the Komi Can’t Communicate manga readers. Their favorite rom-com read is finally getting its own anime adaptation. The decision to bring this popular manga series to life came after its use fan base requested for it consistently. It looks like their prayers have been heard, and the show is all set to hit the screens.
The manga by Tomohito Oda started serialization in May 2016 and immediately became a trend in Japan. Viz Media publishes the manga in Japan, which is still in the run. In fact, a brand-new volume will be dropping soon on May 18, 2021. Many fans were demanding an anime adaptation as they continue to read the manga. Therefore, the announcement was met with much anticipation this time. Let us see what all is under development for Komi Can’t Communicate anime adaptation.
Komi Can’t Communicate: Synopsis & Trailer Reveal
Komi Can’t Communicate is a story of an innocently meek boy Tadano who is described as a total wallflower. On his first day of high school, he is alone in his classroom when Komi enters. This is the moment where his life changes. Well, Komi is one of her classmates who has a mission to make a hundred friends. Thus, Tadano decides to join her in her quest. The story follows how these two bond over time. Komi Can’t Communicate is a beautiful story of friendship and love that you must not miss out on.
A brand new trailer came out this Tuesday, and the fans are loving the work already. The comments and replies are enough to know that they cannot wait to see the ultimate product. The trailer showcases the animation style and the new looks of Tadano and Komi. The world and setup also look warm and pleasing. And a brief look at footage from the show as well.
Cast And Crew
As soon as the trailer was live in Japan, it received a huge number of views and shares. Hence, it is evident that the show is super hyped. Also, the trailer reveal was the part of the anime announcement itself. The trailer shows Komi’s aesthetic awkwardness in the best way possible.
The lead character of Komi will be played by the popular anime voice Aoi Koga. While Gakuto Kajiwara will be voicing Tadano. Moreover, the character of Najimi Osana will be played by Rei Murakawa. Additionally, for members, Ayumu Watanabe will be the chief director of the highly-anticipated anime. They will be joined by co-director Kazuki Kawagoe. The first trailer suggests that the team has done a lot of work in putting this piece together.
Komi Can’t Communicate: Release Date
The anime adaptation of Komi Can’t Communicate finally has a release date. The show will be debuting on Japanese televisions sometime in October 2021. A definite release date has not been announced just yet, but fans are speculating that the show will arrive on the first weekend of October only on TV Tokyo. While the overseas licensing deals have not come out yet, chances are high that Crunchyroll and Funimation will grab the deal. We will let you know the plausible western release dates as soon as they are out.
So, are you excited to watch the anime version of the popular manga series? What are your thoughts about the latest trailer? Please share your thoughts with us in the comment section. For more updates on the anime world, keep visiting our website- The Anime Daily.