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She’s beauty, she’s grace, and she just might kick you in the face — the intensely adorable Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie is the latest Spring 2022 anime to get the English dub treatment, and we’re pleased to reveal that the first episode will be coming to Crunchyroll on April 23 at 1pm Pacific Time!


Here’s the ultra-capable cast and crew bringing this dom-rom-com to life:





  • Additional Voices: Aaron Campbell, Alex Mai, Ben Balmaceda, Jan Aponte, Kalyn McCabe, Kelsey Maher, Kevin D. Thelwell, Linda Young, Madeleine Broseh, Marisa Duran, Mark Allen Jr., Paul Cline



  • ADR Director: Emily Fajardo
  • Assistant ADR Directors: Mark Allen Jr., Tia Ballard
  • ADR Engineer: Jamal Roberson
  • Assistant ADR Engineer: Bob Romans
  • ADR Script Writer: Clayton Browning
  • ADR Script Supervisor: Tyler Walker
  • ADR Prep: Brandon Peters


Shikimori's Not Just a Cutie visual



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Based on the manga by Keigo Maki, Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie is directed by Ryota Ito (My Senpai is Annoying) and Shohei Yamanaka (Remake Our Life!) at studio Doga Kobo, with series composition by Yoshimi Narita (Dance Dance Danseur) and character designs by Ai Kikuchi (How Heavy Are the Dumbbells You Lift?).


If you’re a fan of romantic-comedy anime, don’t miss Episode 1 of Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie‘s English dub when it drops on April 23 at 1pm Pacific Time, right here on Crunchyroll!


The ultimate “heartthrob girlfriend” appears! Naturally unlucky high school student Izumi’s girlfriend is his classmate Shikimori. She has a beautiful smile and kind personality and always seems happy when she’s with Izumi. She’s a pretty, cute, and loving girlfriend, but when Izumi’s in trouble… she transforms into a super cool “heartthrob girlfriend!” The fun lives of the cute and cool Shikimori, Izumi, and their good friends never end! This 1000% precious romantic comedy begins now!



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