The spinoff manga series After-School Hanako-kun from Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun is getting lined up for an anime adaptation. The spinoff is a short that will arrive on October 12th, 2023 with Crunchyroll already picking it up for streaming. It’ll be available to viewers in North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East, CIS, and India.
With those details in mind, the official site has now rolled out a new promotional video for the show below while revealing that the main cast will perform the ending theme song with “Koi! Koi Koi” which plays out in the promo.
The show has Masaki Kitamura directing it from the scripts by Kazuma Nagatomo. Aya Higami is handling the character designs and animation production at Lerche and Studio Hibari.
The Japanese cast includes:
- Akari Kitō as Nene Yashiro
- Megumi Ogata as Hanako-kun
- Shōya Chiba as Kō Minamoto
- Chika Anzai as Sakura Nanamine
- Daiki Kobayashi as Sōsuke Mitsuba
- Kenjiro Tsuda as Tsuchigomori
- Megumi Ogata as Tsukasa Yugi
- Minako Satō as Aoi Akane
- Shunichi Toki as Akane Aoi
- Takahiro Mizushima as Natsuhiko Hyūga
- Yukana as Yako
- Yūma Uchida as Teru Minamoto
The spinoff manga began in 2018 and wrapped it up in 2021 with a single volume of twenty-five chapters.
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Plot Concept: The ghostly Hanako-kun and his mortal assistant Nene Yashiro usually have their hands full resolving various supernatural incidents in Kamome Academy, but how do they spend their time when they get a break from all that? Come and see what the characters of Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun do on their laid-back afterschool days!