A Couple of Cuckoos anime has received a 5-minute recap trailer for the upcoming episode 12, which is also the ending of the first cour of the series. The video shows the scenes that have happened from episodes 1 to 11. Episode 12 will air on July 10 at 1:30 AM JST.
The official Twitter of A Couple of Cuckoos also announced that new information regarding the second cour will be released after the broadcast. The anime premiered on April 23, 2022, and was immediately announced as a 2-cour show. Yoshiyuki Shirahata is directing the series at studios Shin-Ei Animation and SynergySP with Hiroaki Akagi as the chief animation director. You can watch the A Couple of Cuckoos anime series on Crunchyroll.
The anime is based on Miki Yoshikawa’s A Couple of Cuckoos (Kakkou no Iinazuke) manga series. Kodansha has been serializing it since 2020, and as of now, it has 12 volumes in circulation. Volume 13 will be released on July 15, 2022.
Kodansha USA is publishing the A Couple of Cuckoos 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!
Source: Official Twitter
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