Latest in romantic comedy series written by Yūji Yūji and illustrated by Ruroo hits Japanese bookstores in October 2016
The limited edition of the 12th volume of Oreshura, a light novel series written by Yūji Yūji and illustrated by Ruroo, will include an original audio drama CD. The book + audio CD combo will be released in Japan on October 14, 2016. It retails for 2376 yen ($24.85 US).
Oreshura, which is short for Ore no Kanojo to Osananajimi ga Shuraba Sugiru ("My Girlfriend and My Childhood Friend Fight Too Much"), is published by Softbank Creative under their GA Bunko label. The series was adapted into a TV anime in 2013, which is available via streaming on Crunchyroll. Crunchyroll describes the series as follows:
"The protagonist, Eita Kidou, is a high school freshman with excellent grades and a disdain for love. He used to live a regular school life with his childhood friend, Chiwa Harusaki, a girl who's nearly a sister to him, but then one day the school's most beautiful girl, Masuzu Natsukawa, confesses to him. However, her true desire is only to fool the eyes of others and pretend to be a couple. With a certain secret of his in Masuzu's hands, Eita is forced to play along… But a fierce battle over Eita begins as his ex-girlfriend, Himeka, and his fiancé, Ai, join the fray!!”
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