The official Twitter for the upcoming anime adaptation of “Komi Can’t Communicate” revealed two additional cast members. The anime is set to premiere on October 6, 2021. What’s more, studio OLM will take care of its production.
You can check out the additional cast announcement below:
The anime casts Junya Enoki (Itadori Yuuji, Mukai Naoya) as Shosuke Komi and Maaya Uchida (Takanashi Rikka, Shidou Irina) as Hitomi Tadano. Moreover, we already know that Aoi Koga will be a part of the “Komi Can’t Communicate” cast together with Gakuto Kajiwara!
The chief director of the anime is Ayumu Watanabe. Also, Kazuki Kawagoe will serve as the show’s director. Deco Akao is the one who will be in charge of the anime’s script.
The anime is based on a manga series by Tomohito Oda. The manga’s serialization started in Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine in May 2016. As of now, the manga has 21 volumes.
If you don’t know what “Komi Can’t Communicate” is about, you can read Viz Media’s synopsis below:
Timid Tadano is a total wallflower, and that’s just the way he likes it. But all that changes when he finds himself alone in a classroom on the first day of high school with the legendary Komi. He quickly realizes she isn’t aloof—she’s just super awkward. Now he’s made it his mission to help her on her quest to make 100 friends!
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Source: Official Twitter Account