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Romantic Killer Anime Adaptation Hits Netflix This October

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Wataru Momose’s Romantic Killer comedy manga is getting an anime adaptation, and the premiere is right around the corner on Netflix. According to the streaming giant, the series is set to kick off around the world on October 27, and you can check out a teaser featuring Rie Takahashi (Megumin in KONOSUBA) as Kyoko Hoshino and Mikako Komatsu (Maki Zen’in in JUJUTSU KAISEN) as Lili below. 

Momose’s manga was serialized in Shueisha’s Shonen Jump+ from 2019 to 2020, and won the grand prize of the second edition of the Jump Vertical Scroll Manga Award. As the trailer above shows, the series follows Kyoko Hoshino, a girl who refuses to fall in love, and Lili, a wizard who aims to make her fall in love. 

Kazuya Ichikawa (The World Ends With You the Animation) is on board as director, with Sayuri Ohba (Sasaki and Miyano) on series composition and scripts along with fellow script writer Yuko Fukuda (I’m Quitting Heroing). Arisa Matsuura (Outburst Dreamer Boys) is on character designs and Ryu Kawasaki and Tomoyuki Kono are on music for the DOMERICA production. 

Source: Animate Times