Adaptation based on romantic comedy manga by Arifred Yamamoto hits Tokyo MX beginning on January 10, 2020
Heads up, all of you science enthusiasts with a flair for the romantic! The ending movie for Rikei ga Koi ni Ochita no de Shoumei Shite Mita. ("The Science Course Fell in Love, So They Tried to Prove It Mathematically.", also known as "Rikekoi" for short), an upcoming TV anime based on the romantic comedy manga by Arifred Yamamoto about graduate students attempting to test their mutual attractions via the scientific method, has been published to Youtube.
The ending movie trailer (below) features the ending theme for the series, entitled "Turing Love feat. Sou", which is performed by Akari Nanawo.
The original Rikei ga Koi ni Ochita no de Shoumei Shite Mita. manga is serialized in Flex Comix's Comic Meteor shonen manga magazine. The story follows two graduate students - Shinya Yukimura and Ayame Himuro - who begin to develop feelings for one another despite their rigorous devotion to scientific inquiry. Since love is a such a messy and capricious thing, they decide to "prove" their mutual attraction with a series of tests.
The Rikei ga Koi ni Ochita no de Shoumei Shite Mita. TV anime is directed by Toru Kitahata and features animation production by Zero-G. The series will broadcast in Japan on Tokyo MX, Hokkaido Cultural Broadcasting, BS11, and AT-X beginning on January 10, 2020, with later broadcasts to follow on other stations. The series will also be digitally distributed in Japan on Amazon Prime Video.
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