The previously announced Trapped in a Dating Sim: The World of Otome is Tough For Mobs has received the first key visual. The anime will premiere in April 2022. Studio ENGI (The Detective is Already Dead) is animating the series, while Kazuya Miura (DRAMAtical Murder) and Shinichi Fukumoto are directing.
You can also watch the first promotional video for the anime that was released on November 25, 2021, below:
Trapped in a Dating Sim: The World of Otome Games is Tough for Mobs was originally a Japanese web novel series written by Yomu Mishima. The web novel was published on the Shosetsuka ni Naro website from 2017 to 2019. Micro Magazine started serializing a light novel adaptation with Monda’s illustrations in May 2018, and it currently has 9 volumes available. Fujimi Shobo is also publishing a manga adaptation by Jun Shiosato.
Seven Seas Entertainment licensed the Trapped in a Dating Sim light novel series in English:
Office worker Leon is reincarnated into a dating sim video game, where women reign supreme and only beautiful men have a seat at the table. But Leon has a secret weapon: he remembers everything from his past life, which includes a complete playthrough of the very game in which he is now trapped. Can Leon spark a revolution to change this new world order?Seven Seas Entertainment
Source: Official Website
©️ Yomu Mishima, Micro Magazine Inc. / “MobSeka” Production Committee