It has been reported that the Blu-ray / DVD BOX compilation volume of the anime adaptation of the manga was written and illustrated by Kei toume, Yesterday where UtatteIn the first week since launching on August 5, barely 1,074 copies were sold.

This compilation pack includes all twelve episodes of the anime as well as some additional perks like a picture book, the soundtrack, and a few others. While total sales in the anime industry have been low lately, it is quite worrying to only top 1,000 in a week. Some users point out that the direction at the end of the series was quite disappointing compared to the beginning.

The series premiered on April 4 and had a total of twelve episodes. For his part, Toume began publishing the manga in the magazine Business leap 1997 and then moved the publication to the magazine Big jump in November 2011. Work ended in June 2015 and the publisher Shueisha he has compiled the story in eleven volumes.


  • Chikahiro Kobayashi as Rikuo Uozumi.
  • Yume Miyamoto as Haru Nonaka.
  • Kana Hanazawa as Shinako Morinome.
  • Natsuki Hanae as Rō Hayakawa.
  • Tatsuhisa suzuki like kinoshita.
  • Maaya Sakamoto as Kyouko Sayama.
  • Takuma terashima as Takanori Fukuda.
  • Aya Suzaki as Kozue Fukuda.
  • Kaori nazuka like Morita.
  • Avoid theory as Katsumi Takishita.
  • Yuuki Ono like Minato.
  • Eri Kitamura as Chika Huzuhara.
  • Ryouko Maekawa like Kansuke.

Production team

  • Yoshiyuki Fujiwara ((GJ-bu, New game!, Plastic memories) is responsible for directing the anime in the studios Doga Kobo.
  • Jin Tanaka ((Yurucamp, Kirakira Precure a la Mode, Hachigatsu no Cinderella Nine) writes the scripts.
  • Junichiro Taniguchi ((Natsuyuki rendezvous, Tada-kun wa Koi or Shinai) is responsible for the character design.
  • Masanori Tsuchiya ((New game!, Tada-kun wa Koi or Shinai) is the sound director. DMM.futureworks produced the project.

Synopsis from yesterday where Utatte

After college, Rikuo Uozumi, a boy with little ambition in life, takes a job in a supermarket. The days go by smoothly for Rikuo until he meets his ex-girlfriend and classmate, the particularly unusual Haru Nonaka, and her pet crow again ...

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