Through Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine, it has been confirmed that Komi Can’t Communicate will stream exclusively on Netflix. “Komi Can’t Communicate” is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Tomohito Oda. It is also one of the most anticipated anime of Oct 2021.
Komi Can’t Communicate is scheduled to be released on Oct 7. Through the official Twitter account of Komi Can’t Communicate, it was announced that first episode of the anime will premiere on October 7.
The official website of the anime released a 2nd trailer on Wednesday. The trailer also features the anime’s opening theme song “Cinderella” by Cider Girl, and the ending song “Hikareinochi” by Kitri.
Episodes will release weekly?
If you are wondering that Komi can’t communicate episodes will release weekly? Or the whole season will come out on the same day? Well, at this time we don’t know for sure.
In case you don’t know, there is another new anime “Blue Period”, which will release weekly episodes weekly on Netflix. There is a good chance that Komi can’t communicate will have a weekly release schedule. We will update you here once the official information comes out.
Also, there is a live action adaptation coming for the series as well.
Previously, three main characters voice actors/actress were announced:
- Aoi Koga as Shouko Komi
- Gakuto Kajiwara as Hitohito Tadano
- Rie Murakawa as Najimi Osana
On Tuesday, additional cast members were announced which includes:
- Ren Yamai (CV: Rina Hidaka)
- Omoharu Nakanaka (CV: Rumi Okubo)
- Himiko Agari (CV: Yukiyo Fujii)
- Narration by Noriko Hidaka
Viz.com states the plot of Komi Can’t Communicate as following:
Timid Tadano is a total wallflower, and that’s just the way he likes it. But all that changes when he finds himself alone in a classroom on the first day of high school with the legendary Komi. He quickly realizes she isn’t aloof—she’s just super awkward. Now he’s made it his mission to help her on her quest to make 100 friends!