On October 11, an official website opened its doors to announce that Yūki Yaku and illustrator Fly’s Bottom-Tier Character Tomozaki (Jaku-chara Tomozaki-kun) light novels will get an anime adaptation. A key visual was revealed, which depicts the titular Tomozaki and the show’s female lead.
A secondary visual, which depicts the main cast was also revealed. You can check it out below.
Yūki Yaku and illustrator Fly’s Bottom-Tier Character Tomozaki light novels launched in 2016 under Shogakukan’s Gagaga Bunko imprint. The series currently spans seven volumes, with volume 8 shipping to stores on October 18. A manga adaptation Yaku and artist Eight Chida launched in Square Enix’s Monthly Gangan Joker magazine in December 2017.
Yen Press holds the rights to the light novels, which they describe as:
Tomozaki is one of the best gamers in Japan, and in his opinion, the game of real life is one of the worst. No clear-cut rules for success, horribly balanced, and nothing makes sense. But then he meets a gamer who’s just as good as him, and she offers to teach him a few exploits…