On the official Twitter account for the anime adaptation of the manga, written and illustrated by Keigo Maki, Kawaii dake ja Nai Shikimori-san (Shikimori is not just a cutie) various illustrations were released to celebrate the airing of the first episode of the series. The first was made by the animator Name (ノモ)who was involved in the production of the episode.
The second was made by Momoshiro (ももしお)who helped direct the animation of the episode.
The freelance illustratorM.とーこつ (@mm_pentab)was also highlighted recently after a fan art shuffling the franchises was released Kawaii dake ja Nai Shikimori-san, Aharen-san wa Hakarenai Y SPY x FAMILYwhose anime adaptations are currently on the air.
The series has been airing in Japan since April 9 and has 12 episodes confirmed on the platform at once crispy roll takes over distribution in the West. For his part, Maki started publishing this manga through his Twitter account under the title Kawaii Dake ja Nai Onnanokoand subsequently began publishing it through the service magazine pouch from the publisher Kodansha in February 2019.
- Ryouta Itou (Senpai ga Uzai Kouhai no Hanashi, Yesterday where Utatte) is responsible for directing the anime at the studios Doga Kobosupported by Shouhei Yamanaka.
- Yoshimi Narita (Bouken Ou Beet, Dakaretai Otoko 1-i ni Odosarete Imasu, Senpai ga Uzai Kouhai no Hanashi) is responsible for writing and supervising the screenplays.
- Ai Kikuchi (Engaged to the unknown, new game! How heavy are the dumbbells you're lifting?) is responsible for character design.
- ☆ plays the opening theme entitled "Honey Roller Coaster" while Yuki Nakashima plays the final theme song "Route BLUE".
Summary for Kawaii dake ja Nai Shikimori-san
Izumi is a high school student whose life is full of misery. Ever since he was young, he has always come home with injuries. Due to his bad luck, his days are full of unfortunate events until he started dating Shikimori. Shikimori can be described as the perfect girlfriend: sweet, adorable, and incredibly in love with Izumi. However, sometimes she's not so charming, instead becoming the coolest girlfriend in the creepiest way. His demanding presence and genuine concern for Izumi's well-being always takes her breath away. With the cute but cool Shikimori by Izumi's side, her days of bad luck are over and she brings her a life of happiness and warmth.
Source: Official Twitter account