Orignal TV anime Lycoris Recoil revealed the cover illustration for the upcoming light novel titled Lycoris Recoil Ordinary Days. The original story writer Asaura known for his light novel Ben-To! is taking care of the spin-off novel, which features the characters’ daily lives, and Lycoris Recoil anime’s character designer Imigimuru (This Art Club Has a Problem! manga) is drawing the illustrations. The release is scheduled for September 9, 2022.
The cover posted on Lycoris Recoil‘s official Twitter account shows the two main characters in their uniforms with peace signs: Long-haired Takina Inoue with a straight face on the left and ribbon-wearing Chisato Nishikigi with a playful tongue-out smile on the right.
Studio A-1 Pictures is producing Lycoris Recoil under Sword Art Online series character designer Shingo Adachi’s direction. Ben-To light novel author Asaura wrote the original story Imigimuru did character designs.
The official website is available in English as well as Japanese and describes the plot of the anime as:
“LycoReco” is a café with a traditional Japanese twist located in downtown Tokyo. But the delicious coffee and sugary sweets are not the only orders this café takes! From delivering packages to short distances, to pick-ups and drop-offs on the lonely streets at night, to zombies and giant monster extermination…?! Whatever your problem, we’re here to help! We will solve any kind of “trouble” you may have! Waiting for you are the ever-smiling poster girl and the cool, serious newcomer. A petite girl who never wants to work and a young woman approaching thirty who wants to get married. And the manager is a nice guy who’s obsessed with Japan! Whatever your order is, leave it all up to us!