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Oshi no Ko Anime Adaptation Plans Revealed

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Oshi no Ko is a manga from Kaguya-sama: Love is War‘s Aka Akasaka and Scum’s Wish author Mengo Yokoyari, and it’s officially getting an anime adaptation. Following a 75-hour countdown on the official website, the anime’s first key visual was revealed along with the main staff at studio Doga Kobo. 

The Oshi no Ko anime is being directed by Daisuke Hiramaki (Asteroid in Love), with Chao Nekotomi (Love is Like a Cocktail) as assistant director, Jin Tanaka (Laid-Back Camp) on series composition and Kanna Hirayama (Rent-a-Girlfriend) handling character designs. 

Key visual:

We’ll have to stay tuned for more info, including the release timing. You can see Mengo Yokoyari’s celebratory illustration at the top of the article. 

Manga Plus publishes the English version of the manga digitally and describes it like so:

“In the world of showbiz, lies are weapons.” Goro works as an OB-GYN in the countryside, a life far removed from the entertainment industry. Meanwhile, his favorite idol, Ai Hoshino, has begun her climb to stardom. The two meet in the “worst possible way,” setting the gears of fate in motion! The amazing Aka Akasaka and Mengo Yokoyari team up to depict the world of showbiz from a completely new perspective in this shocking series!

Via Crunchyroll News