The preview for episode 3 of A Couple of Cuckoos anime is now available on the official Twitter and website. Nagi and Erika started living together after Erika’s father (Nagi’s biological father) surprised them both at the end of the previous episode. How will Nagi and Erika handle being under in one roof? We’ll find out more in the third episode. Fans of Hiro will also get to see their favorite girl more in the next episode.
Episode 3 will premiere on Sunday, May 8th, at 1:30 AM JST. It will be available to stream on Crunchyroll and Bilibili. Studios Shin-Ei Animation and Synergy SP are animating the series. Yoshiyuki Shirahata is directing with Hiroaki Akagi as the chief director. Yasuhiro Nakanishi is writing the scripts, Aya Takano is doing the character design, and Rei Ishizuka is composing the music.
The anime adaptation is based on a shonen manga by Miki Yoshikawa. Kodansha is currently publishing it in Weekly Shonen Magazine since 2020, and it has 11 volumes in circulation. Kodansha Comics is also publishing the manga series in English and describes the plot as:
16-year-old super-studier Nagi Umino, second-year student at the Meguro River Academy high school, was switched at birth. On his way to a dinner to meet his birth parents, he accidentally meets the brash, outspoken, Erika Amano, who is determined to make Nagi her fake boyfriend as she never wants to actually marry. But once Nagi makes it to dinner, he finds his parents have decided to resolve the hospital switch by conveniently having him marry the daughter his birth parents raised…who turns out to be none other than Erika herself!–Kodansha USA