Tomohito Oda’s Coming of Age, Rom-Com manga Komi Can’t Communicate (Komi-san wa, Komyushō desu) is likely to get an anime adaptation announcement on May 18, on the fifth anniversary of the manga. It does not yet have a release date, but an official web domain has been registered.
Web Domain: http://komisan-official.com/
Story and Publication
Komi-san wa, Komyushō began its serialization in Weekly Shōnen Sunday on May 18, 2016. In English the series has been published as Komi Can’t Communicate by Viz Media since June 11, 2019. They describe the story as:
As of February 2021, the cumulative circulation of comics, including the electronic version, has exceeded 5.2 million.
The series also ranked first in a 2020 poll conducted by Anime Japan of “Most Wanted Anime Adaptation” where more than 180,000 manga reader cast their vote for their most wanted anime adaptation.
Author and Designer
- Story & Art: Tomohito Oda
- Cover Design: Masato Ishizawa
- English Translation: John Werry
- Design: Julian Robinson
- Editing: Pancha Diaz
- Touch-up Art & Lettering: Eve Grandt
So, what do you think? Are you excited as well? Be sure to let us know in the comments.