The official Twitter and website for Hoshikuzu Telepath revealed the opening and ending theme song for the upcoming anime. Voice actress Miku Ito will perform the opening theme song “Ten to Sen” and the voice actress unit SoundOrion will perform the ending theme song “Tentaizu.” The anime is slated to premiere this October.
Studio Gokumi (Yuki Yuna Is a Hero) is animating the series with Kaori (The Quintessential Quintuplets ∬) as director. Natsuko Takahashi (Comic Girls) is writing the scripts. Takahiro Sakai (Ms. Vampire Who Lives In My Neighborhood) is in charge of the character designs and is also serving as chief animation director. The cast of the anime consists of Yurie Funato as Umika Konohoshi, Seria Fukagawa as Yuu Akeuchi, Moe Nagamuta as Haruno Takaragi, Shiki Aoki as Matataki Raimon, Hina Yomiya as Honami Konohoshi, and Natsumi Takamori as Emihara.
Hoshikuzu Telepath is a four-panel manga series written and illustrated by Rasuko Okuma. Houbunsha’s seinen manga magazine Manga Time Kirara has been serializing the title since May 2019. The manga was nominated for Best Printed Manga in the seventh “Next Manga Awards” in 2021.
The series is a coming-of-age story that follows a shy girl named Umika Konohoshi, who is having a hard time socializing with others and making friends. One day, a transfer student named Yu Akeuchi appears. She turns out to be an alien who can read others’ feelings by touching their foreheads.