Published on October 26th, 2021
The official website of My Dress-up Darling anime announced a release date and first teaser trailer.
Shinichi Fukada’s cosplay themed romcom anime will be released in January 2022. A 70 second promotional video also revealed two main cast members.
The main heroine Marin Kitagawa will be voiced by Hina Suguta, while the male protagonist Wakana Gojo will be voiced by Shoya Ishige.
My Dress-up darling manga has been serialized since 2018 in Square Enix’s Young Gangan. The manga currently has 8 volumes available in Japan.
The story centers on Wakana Gojo, a first-year high school boy with a passion to become “Kashirashi,” a craftsman of the heads for traditional Hina dolls. He is serious and devoted to making dolls, but he is not familiar with the trends of his generation and has a hard time fitting in with his classmates. For Wakana, Marin Kitagawa, the popular girl who is always at the center of the class circle, is like a resident of another world. But one day, an unexpected turn of events leads him to share a secret with her. Marin, who has always wanted to cosplay but has never been able to make a costume, asks Wakana to make one for her–. (Crunchyroll)
- Anime Studio: Cloverworks
- Director: Keisuke Shinohara
- Music: Takeshi Nakatsuka
- Screenplay: Yoriko Tomita
©Shinichi Fukuda/SQUARE ENIX, “Kisekoi” Production Committee