Side cast's character art for the TV anime also released
Upcoming hopelessly romantic comedy TV anime Rent-a-Girlfriend released so much new information today, you'll need to pay double-rate to get through it all. On top of confirming the adaptation of Reiji Miyajima’s manga series will be premiering on July 10 in the Animeism block on MBS/TBS, the TV anime released a new visual featuring the four main girls in some cute casual clothes, a new trailer previewing the peggies new opening theme song 'Centimeter,' and the voice actors for three side-characters, including the grandmother of main character Kazuya Kinoshita.
Yukari Nozawa (Seto Kamiki Jurai in Tenchi Muyo! GXP) as Nagomi Kinoshita
Masayuki Akasaka (Adrian in Black Clover) as Yoshiaki Kibe
Gakuto Kajiwara (Asta in Black Clover) as Shun Kuribayashi
The Rent-a-Girlfriend manga is currently being serialized in Kodansha's Weekly Shonen Magazine, with an English version licensed by Kodansha Comics. They describe the series as such:
In Japan, the lonely have a new way out — online services that rent out dads, children, even girlfriends! When Kazuya's true love dumps him, he's just desperate enough to try it, and he's shocked at how cute and sweet his rental girlfriend turns out to be. But she wants to keep their "relationship" a secret, and there's a complication... she goes to his university... and their grandmothers are in the same home... and they live next door to each other?! And Kazuya finds out she's not nearly as nice in "real life"...
Rent-a-Girlfriend will be directed by Kazuomi Koga at TMS Entertainment, with character designs from Kanna Hirayama and series composition by Mitsutaka Hirota. The music will be from Hyadain. The anime series will be broadcast from July 10 on the Animeism block on MBS/TBS in Japan.
Source: Comic Natalie
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