If you enjoyed watching Citrus and Bloom into You, then you will definitely love Adachi to Shimamura, an upcoming Yuri anime, based on novels by Hitoma Iruma.

The official website to Adachi to Shimamura (Adachi and Shimamura) TV anime revealed a new promotional trailer with names of additional cast members and confirmed its Fall release date. Let’s have a look.

Adachi to Shimamura trailer

On May 8, TBS animation began streaming a second promotional video which introduces us to our main cast. The characters shown in above PV and their voice actors are as follows.

  • Akari Kito will play Adachi
  • Miku Ito will play Shimamura
  • Manami Numakura will play Hino
  • Reina Ueda will play Nagafuji
  • Iori Saeki play Yashiro Chikama

The trailer also previews the opening theme Kimi ni Aeta Hi” (The Day I Met You), performed by Akari Kito And Miku Ito herself.

Adachi to Shimamura Release date

Adachi to Shimamura is scheduled to premiere in October 2020 on TBS and BS11 channels. You can expect its first episode to release in the first week of October. We will update the article once the exact premiere date will be announced.

Key Visual

Adachi to Shimamura key visual
Adachi to Shimamura key visual

The above shown Visual introduces its main two characters, Adachi (left) and Shimamura (right).

Synopsis/ Plot


Its story centers around two high school girls, Sakura Adachi and Hougetsu Shimamura who became friends after the encounter on the second floor of the gymnasium. They spent their normal life by talking about their favorite TV shows, cooking and sometimes playing ping-pong, which gradually turns into a friendship.

However, Adachi starts having a special feeling towards Shimamura. Once Adachi’s friendship turns into romantic attraction, the relationship begins to change, one day at a time.

Studio and Staff

Tezuku productions, the folks behind Quintessential Quintuplets is producing the series with season 1 director Satoshi Kuwabara directing it. Moreover Keiichiro Ochi who also worked on Quintuplets Quintessential is in charge of script writing with Shizue Kaneko drawing the character designs.

About Light Novels

Adachi to Shimamura is a Japanese light novel series written by Hitoma Iruma with illustrations drawn by Non. Moke Yuzuhara is writing the manga adaption in Kadokawa’s Monthly Comic Dengeki Daioh. Seven Seas will launch the first volume in English digitally on June 2.