A perfect mix of the rom-com and slice of life genres, Horimiya is truly one of the most entertaining and laid back manga out there.
Written and illustrated by HERO, it follows the story of students who have a hidden side to themselves.
A special was live-streamed for the upcoming Horimiya anime which unveiled more cast and staff members. The anime is set to premiere on 9th January 2021.
The special debuted a new key visual for the characters voiced by the nine newly announced cast members. It features some unlikely pair of students, each having a hidden side yet looking merry and bubbly in the visual.
The new staff and cast of Horimiya include:
|Color key artist||Asuka Yokota||ERASED|
|Art Director||Yasunao Moriyasu, Hisayo Usui||Inazuma Eleven: Ares no Tenbin, Your Lie in April|
|Director of Photography||Yūya Sakuma||Yuri!!! on Ice|
|Sound Director||Jin Aketagawa||Dr. Stone|
|Shuu Iura||Daiki Yamashita||Deku (My Hero Academia)|
|Akane Yanagi||Jun Fukuyama||Koro-sensei (Assassination Classroom)|
|Kouichi Shindou||Taku Yashiro||Vulcan Joseph (Fire Force)|
|Makio Tanihara||Shōya Chiba||B cell (Cells at Work!)|
|Honoka Sawada||Momo Asakura||Nagisa Kashiwagi (Kaguya Sama: Love is War)|
|Kyousuke Hori||Daisuke Ono||Erwin (Attack on Titan)|
|Yuriko Hori||Ai Kayano||Darkness (KONOSUBA – God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World!)|
|Souta Hori||Yuka Terasaki||Misha Kruezhev (A Certain Magical Index)|
|Motoko Iura||Hisako Kanemoto||Tsugumi Hazawa (BanG Dream!)|
The first and second episodes of Horimiya will have a special pre-screening.
It will be held at the Tokyo Animate Ikebukuro Main Store on December 11th and Hokkaido Animate Sapporo on December 27th.
A calendar card based on the original illustration from the manga will be given to the attendees.
Horimiya is about the student life of Izumi Miyamura, a handsome high school student, and Kyoko Hori, a gloomy person who seems innocent and disciplined at home but secretly has piercings and tattoos.
By sheer coincidence, their paths cross, and they quickly become best friends, finding comfort in each other’s company.
Horimiya will be releasing in Japan on January 9, 2021.
Horimiya san to Miyamura kun is a manga by HERO. The manga will be getting an anime adaptation in January 2021.
Kyoko Hori is the school’s smart and popular girl who is quite the opposite of the shy and gloomy Miyamura. Both of them have their own secrets.
While Hori struggles with taking care of herself and her younger brother, Souta, Miyamura constantly hides all his piercings and tattoos. They discover each other’s personal lives and begin to get closer.Originally Written By Epic Dope