On the official site for the animated adaptation of the light novels Hige wo Soru. Soshite Joshikousei wo Hirou ((Higehiro: After I got rejected, I shaved and did a high school runaway) The cover and details of the project's first Blu-ray package have been released.

This package is scheduled to be released in Japan on June 9th and will contain the first through third episodes of this adaptation. It's priced at 9,900 yen (about $ 95) and includes some perks like an illustration booklet, short novel, and drama CD.

The series has aired in Japan since April 5 and is confirmed with a total of thirteen episodes on the platform Crunchyroll takes care of sales in the west. On the other hand, light novels by Shimesaba and illustrated by Booota are published via the publisher's label Bunko sneaker of Kadokawa since February 2018.

Production team

  • Manabu Kamikita is responsible for directing the anime in the studios Project # 9. This is his debut directing a project.
  • Takayuki Noguchi ((Ro-kyu-bu!, Queen's Blade 2: The Evil Eye, Rail romance) is responsible for the character design.
  • Decoration Akao ((Noragami, Akagami no Shirayuki-hime) is responsible for writing and monitoring the scripts.
  • Dream shift ((Shironeko Project: Zero Chronicle) is responsible for production.

Synopsis of Hige wo Soru. Soshite Joshikousei wo Hirou

The employee Yoshida has been in love with his colleague Airi Gotou for five years. Although he finally goes on a date with her, his confession is quickly denied. Drunk and disappointed, he stumbles home only to find a high school girl on the side of the road. The girl, who needs a place to stay, tries to seduce Yoshida, who, although she rejects her progress, invites her to his apartment.

The next morning, the girl, who introduces herself as Sayu Ogiwara, reveals that she has fled Hokkaido to Tokyo. During his six-month stroll, he constantly traded sexual favors for a roof over his head. However, Yoshida is not convinced of her seduction. Instead, he asks you to do another type of job that involves doing dishes and washing clothes. And so begins a heartwarming relationship between a heartbroken adult and a runaway high school girl.

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