Senpai wa Otokonoko Anime To Debut On July 4

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On Sunday, the staff of the Senpai wa Otonoko anime revealed a July 4 debut for the anime.

A second key visual, staff members, and opening and ending theme songs’ artists were revealed as well.


Artist Kujira is performing the opening theme song titled “Wagamama” (Selfishness), and the ending theme song is “Are ga Koi Datta no kana” (I Wonder If That Was Love).

Another artist, to be named later, is also included in the closing theme tune.

The anime’s additional staff are:

  • Prop Design: Keiko Kitayama
  • Art Director: Yukari Yasuda (Olive)
  • Art Setting: Kentarō Akiyama (Studio Pablo)
  • Color Key Artist: Yoko Suzuki
  • Compositing Director of Photography: Tomoya Kamijō
  • Editing: Nami Niinuma (Graphinica)
  • 3D CG: Takeshi Saitō, Wired
  • Sound Director: Satoshi Motoyama
  • Sound Production: Bit Grooove Promotion

The main cast members are:

  • Shūichirō Umeda as Makoto Hanaoka
  • Akira Sekine as Saki Aoi
  • Yūma Uchida as Ryūji Taiga

The anime will premiere on July 4 at 24:55 JST.

Line Webtoon publishes the manga in English digitally. It describes the manga as:

Can true love really overcome any obstacles? Saki, a high school student, confesses her feelings to Makoto.

Taken aback, Makoto reveals his secret, but the sudden discovery doesn’t seem to bother Saki who is already head over heels for him.

After being rejected, Saki asks Ryuji, Makoto’s childhood friend, for some advice on how to win his heart.

A love triangle unfolds when Ryuji realizes that he might also have some feelings for his old friend.

Source: ANN