The anime adaptation of Sazanami Souji ni Shojo wo Sasagu manga by Aki Murakami is set to air in Japan in 2023. The anime was announced in March 2021 and will be produced as an AnimeFesta original series. As part of the announcement, the manga’s current two volumes will get a re-release in bookstores in Japan on September 18 of this year.
Sazanami Souji ni Shojo wo Sasagu was first published on the Comic Cmoa website in March 2021. Shueisha published the manga’s first compiled book volume on February 18 this year.
The manga, with the full name Sazanami Soshi ni Shojo o Sasagu ~Saa, Jikkuri Ai Demasho ka~, follows the story of a 26-year-old virgin office worker named Nagisa. One day, she decides to go on a trip with the aim of improving her interaction with others in spite of her shyness. During the trip, she gets a chance to meet with a yakuza member named Sazanami. She begins a relationship with him after they stay together for one night.
You can watch a short promotional video of the Sazanami Souji ni Shojo manga, as uploaded by Murakami himself, who maintains a personal YouTube channel for manga updates:
Source: Comic Natalie
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