The anime Tonikawa: Over The Moon For You, which is based on Kenjirō Hata’s Fly Me to the Moon (Tonikaku Kawaii) manga, had its staff release the main promotional video on Monday. Additionally, fans can look forward to the anime’s premiere on April 7.
You can watch the PV here:
Fans of the upcoming anime can catch the show’s premiere on April 7 in Japan. The TOKYO MX channel will air the show at 25:05 JST (or effectively April 8 at 1:05 a.m.), with BS11 following suit at 25:30 JST (or effectively April 8 at 1:30 a.m.). AT-X will air the anime on April 9.
For those who prefer streaming, the series will be available on d Anime Store, U-NEXT, and Anime Hōdai starting April 8, and on Abema Premium, Hulu, FOD, and other streaming services in Japan starting on April 11. Crunchyroll will also stream the anime as it airs.
The season of the show will feature the same cast and staff as the first. Fans can look forward to the opening theme song, “Setsuna no Chikai (feat. Tsukasa Yuzaki)” (Oath of a Moment), which will be performed by Neko Hacker. Additionally, Akari Kitō, the voice actress for Tsukasa Yuzaki, will lend her vocals to the song. Kitō will also perform the ending theme song, “Yoru no Katasumi” (In the Corner of the Night).
The comedy follows a boy named Nasa who meets a “generally cute” girl named Tsukasa on the day of his high school entrance exams, and immediately falls in love with her. Nasa confesses his feelings, but her response is that she will only go out with him if they get married. Years later, on Nasa’s 18th birthday, she suddenly appears to get married. Thus begins Nasa’s newlywed lifestyle.
The television anime’s first season aired in October 2020 with a total of 12 episodes. The series was streamed on Crunchyroll as it aired, and additional language options were available, including English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, and German dubs. In August 2021, an original video anime (OVA) titled Tonikaku Kawaii SNS was released on Blu-ray Disc in Japan, and it was also made available on Crunchyroll.
The anime’s latest episode, “Seifuku” (Uniform), was streamed in Japan during the fall of 2022. The returning cast and staff worked on this episode as well, and it was made available for streaming on Crunchyroll.
Meanwhile, the manga version of the anime was first published in Shogakukan’s Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine in February 2018. The upcoming 23rd volume of the compiled book will be released by Shogakukan on March 16th, while Viz Media is responsible for publishing the English version of the manga.
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