The upcoming A Couple of Cuckoos anime has received a 4-minute special preview for episode 1. The official Twitter states that the video is a “digest video” for the first episode. The series will premiere on April 23, 2022, with an episode is titled “Be My Boyfriend”. You can watch the video below:
Studios Shin-Ei Animation (Teasing Master Takagi-san) and Synergy SP (Taisho Otome Fairytale) are animating the series, while Yoshiyuki Shirahata is directing with Hiroaki Akagi as the chief director. The series will be available on Crunchyroll.
The anime is based on Miki Yoshikawa’s A Couple of Cuckoos manga series. Kodansha is publishing it in Weekly Shonen Magazine since 2020, and it currently 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
Source: Official Twitter
© Miki Yoshikawa / Kodansha / A Couple of Cuckoos Production Committee