On the official site for the manga written and illustrated by Tugeneko, Ueno-san wa Bukiyou, it was revealed that the work has exceeded 550 thousand copies in circulation.

Tugeneko publishes the manga in the magazine Young Animal from the publisher Hakusensha since February 2015. The publisher published the seventh compilation volume on March 27, and will publish the eighth on July 29.

The work inspired a twelve-episode anime adaptation produced by the studios. Lesprit, under the direction of and scripts written by Tomohiro Yamanashi, released in January 2019.

Synopsis of Ueno-san wa Bukiyou

The comedy manga centers on headline Ueno, a stoic, strong-willed genius who is the president of her school's science club. She has already invented many useful artifacts for her own use, but her intelligence does not cover the sentimental part, as she is very clumsy and shy when it comes to romance.

© tugeneko / 白泉 社 HAKUSENSHA


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