Kodoani.com – Official website of the manga adaptation A Couple of Cuckoos of Miki Yoshikawa began streaming the second video for the anime on Thursday. The video teases the ending song of Sangatsu no Phantasia’s “Shikaku Unmei” (Square Destiny) anime, and also reveals the anime’s April 23 premiere date.
The anime will be broadcast in the NUMAnimation program on TV Asahi
Kodansha Comics publishes the manga in English and it describes the romantic comedy:
16-year-old super student Nagi Umino, a second-year student at Megurogawa Academy High School, has been swapped since birth. On his way to dinner to meet his biological parents, he accidentally meets outspoken, outspoken Erika Amano, who is determined to make Nagi a fake boyfriend because she never wants to get married. But when Nagi goes to dinner, he finds his parents have decided to settle the transition by making it convenient for him to marry the daughter his biological parents raised…who turns out to be nobody. the other is Erika!
The anime will star Kaito Ishikawa as Nagi Umino, Akari Kitō as Erika Amano, and Nao Tōyama as Hiro Segawa.
Ryohei Kimura as Yōhei Umino, Nagi .’s father
Yōko Hikasa as Namie Umino, Nagi .’s mother
Toshiyuki Morikawa as Sōichirō Amano, Erika .’s father
Yukiko Aruga as Rituko Amano, Erika’s mother
Hiroaki Akagi (Karakai Jōzu no Takagi-san, That Snow White Notes) is the main director of the anime, and Yoshiyuki Shirahata (episode director for Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle, Great Pretender) is the anime director at Shinei Animation and Synergy SP.
Yasuhiro Nakanishi (Kaguya-sama: Love is War, Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun) is supervising the series scripts, and Aya Takano (Karakai Jōzu no Takagi-san, Polar Bear’s Café) is designing the characters.
Author Yoshikawa (Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches, Yankee-kun to Megane-chan) launched A Couple of Cuckoos (Kakkō no Iinazuke) manga in Kodansha’s Weekly Shōnen Magazine in January 2020. Kodansha published it a total of 18 episodes. The manga had a novel published in April 2021.
Shueisha’s Young Jump magazine in February revealed that Yoshikawa’s manga will feature a collaboration with Aka Akasaka and Mengo Yokoyari’s Oshi no Ko manga.