A new anime adaptation is on track for this year with The 100 Girlfriends Who Really, Really, Really, Really, Really Love You series that comes from Rikito Nakamura and Yikuko Nozawa. Announced in March 2023, that came with the main staff and cast along with the first key visual to the right. The production saw a premiere date of October 8th, 2023, and has now brought out additional updates.
The latest update is from the Japanese side with a new key visual arriving that focuses on Ayaka Asai as Kusuri Yakuzen as the latest character getting attention.
The production saw Hikaru Sato as the director working from the series composition by Takashi Aoshima. Akane Yano is handling the character designs with Bibury Animation Studios handling the production.
The Japanese cast includes Wataru Kato as Rentaro Aijo, Kaede Hondo as Hakari Hanazono, Miyu Tomita as Karane Inda, Maria Naganawa as Shizuka Yoshimoto, Asami Seto as Nano Eiai, Ayaka Asai as Kusuri Yakuzen, and Shigeru Chiba as God.
With the English dub, Helena Walstrom is the ADR director for it with the scripts from Macy Anne Johnson. The English cast includes Travis Mullenix as Rentaro, Sarah Wiedenheft as Hakari, Ariel Graham as Karane, Kenny James as Love God, and Jim Foronda as Narrator.
For the opening theme song, the main cast is listed as Kaede Hondo, Miyu Tomita, Maria Naganawa, Asami Seto, and Ayaka Asai. Additionally, Nako Misaki will perform the ending theme song “Sweet Sign” for it.
The manga saw a pickup in 2021 from Seven Seas Entertainment with it getting released in English starting in February 2022.
Plot Concept: Aijo Rentaro tried and tried again, but after asking a hundred girls out on a date, he was rejected every single time. In desperation, he prays for guidance…only to be told by a god that his rejections were due to some cosmic error! Now the god is going to set things right by making sure that Aijo gets one hundred dates. Except, as things often do with gods, the dates come with a catch: one hundred girls are destined to be Aijo’s soulmate, and unless he returns their feelings each and every time, they’ll die in horrible accidents! Sure enough, girls start confessing their love to Aijo left and right. But how is he supposed to choose?! He doesn’t want to kill anyone! When he looks at each potential soulmate, it feels like a bolt of lightning. Can someone really love a hundred other people? This hilarious romantic comedy takes the harem concept to a wild extreme!
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