The editorial office Ichijinsha reported that the manga was written and illustrated by Fujita, Wotaku ni Koi wa Muzukashii (Wotakoi: Love is difficult for otaku), organizes a special exhibition at the train station JR Shinjuku from October 18th on a 45.6 meter long billboard. The exhibition presents various promotional videos for animation and live-action films, frames and covers of the original work in a long corridor. The exhibition will be on view from October 18 to 24 this year.
Fujita started publishing the manga through the website Comic POOL from the publisher Ichijinsha in November 2015 and finalized it in July 2021, but I already had it on as a webcomic. released Pixiv since April 2014. Ultimately, the piece inspired an 11-part anime adaptation produced by the studios. A-1 pictures, directed and scripts written by Yoshimasa Hiraike, published April 2018.
It has so far inspired two OVAs, with the second included in the special edition of the 10th volume of compilation and a third included in the 11th and final compilation released in Japan on October 14th. In fact, the press release also included a number of still images of this OVA produced by the studios. Lay-Duce.
Summary of Wotaku ni Koi wa Muzukashii
After ignoring her four alarms, the spirited Narumi Momose is late for her first day at work in a new office. As she runs to her train, she makes a promise that none of her employees will discover her dark secret: that she is an otaku and a fujishi. However, his plan immediately goes wrong when he meets Hirotaka Nifuji, an old friend from high school. Although she tries to keep her secret by asking him for a drink after work, her cover is blown when he casually asks her whether or not she will attend the next Summer Comiket. Fortunately for her, the only witnesses, Hanako Koyanagi and Tarou Kabakura, are also Otaku.
Later that night, the couple go out for a drink after so many years of separation. After Narumi complains that her former boyfriend broke up with her because he refused to date a Fuji, Hirotaka suggests that she date another otaku, especially him. He makes her a solemn promise to always be there for her, to support her and to help her with Monster Hunter. Surprised by the suggestion, Narumi immediately accepts. So the two otaku start dating and their delightfully uncomfortable romance begins.
Source: Press release
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