TV anime's DVD/Blu-ray first volume hits stores March 23
It was confirmed on February 22 that a total print run of Shinichi Fukuda's cosplay-themed romantic comedy manga My Dress-Up Darling had reached a milestone of five million copies.
The manga has been serialized in Square Enix's Young Gangan since January 2018 and its latest ninth tankobon volume is set to be released in Japan on March 25, 2022. When its TV anime adaptation started airing on January 8, 2022, the total number was 3.5 million, but thanks to the fans' passionate support and the well-received anime, it has added a huge 1.5 million copies only in a month and a half.
The manga's author thanks the fans on Twitter, "The total print run has reached five million copies! Thank you so much to everyone who has purchased my manga!"
Manga 1st and 8th volume covers:
The TV anime My Dress-Up Darling premiered in Japan on January 8, 2022, and its DVD/Blu-ray first volume that includes its first two episodes is set to be releeased on March 23, 2022.
The first volume cover illustration drawn by the anime's character designer Kazumasa Ishida:
The TV anime My Dress-Up Darling is now available for the Crunchyroll members in North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East, CIS, MENA and India.
More details on: "My Dress-Up Darling - Crunchyroll Winter 2022 Spotlight"
Source: Aniplex press release
© Shinichi Fukuda/SQUARE ENIX, Kisekoi Committee