Osananajimi ga Zettai ni Makenai Love Comedy Nabs a TV Anime in 2021

Main cast and staff revealed for adaptation of "first love vs. childhood friend" romcom light novel series

Kuroha Shida smiles and leans forward in a scene from the upcoming Osanajimi ga Zettai Makenai Love Comedy TV anime.


All is far in love and war in Osananajimi ga Zettai ni Makenai Love Comedy ("A Romantic Comedy Where the Childhood Friend Absolutely Will Not Lose"), a newly announced TV anime adaptation based on the "first love vs. childhood friend" romantic comedy light novel series about a young lady who sets plans in motion when she realizes that her secret crush and best friend from childhood is in love with another, more popular girl. The main staff for the series includes:


  • Original work: Shuichi Nimaru (published by Dengeki Bunko)
  • Original illustrations: Shigureui
  • Director: Takashi Naoya
  • Series composition: Yoriko Tomita
  • Character design: Takashi Naoya
  • Assistant character design: Atsushi Soga
  • Animation production: Doga Kobo
  • Production: OsaMake Production Committee


The main cast for Osananajimi ga Zettai ni Makenai Love Comedy includes:


  • Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Sueharu Maru.
  • Inori Minase as Kuroha Shida.
  • Ayane Sakura as Shirokusa Kachi.
  • Saori Ōnishi as Maria Momosaka.
  • And Nobunaga Shimazaki as Tetsuhiko Kai.



The story of Osananajimi ga Zettai ni Makenai Love Comedy follows Kuroha Shida, a high school student who is convinced that her childhood friend and next door neighbor, Sueharu Maru, is in love with her. Kuroha's dreams are shattered, however, when Sueharu admits that he has feelings for Shirokusa Kachi, a beautiful girl who is the school idol, an accomplished writer, and a gravure model. When Sueharu discovers that Shirokusa already has a boyfriend, Kuroha suggests that she and Sueharu embark on a plan of "revenge" together.


A key visual for the upcoming Osanajimi ga Zettai Makenai Love Comedy TV anime, featuring the main cast hanging out in a high school setting.


Osananajimi ga Zettai ni Makenai Love Comedy is scheduled to broadcast in Japan beginning in 2021.


Source: Comic Natalie


Copyright notice: © 2021 Shuichi Nimaru / KADOKAWA / OsaMake Production Committee


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