News Yarichin Bitch-bu Boys-Love OVA's 2nd Promo Video Streamed
posted on 2018-08-08 10:06 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
The official Twitter account for the anime of Ogeretsu Tanaka's boys-love manga Yarichin Bitch-bu (Playboy Bitch Club) began streaming the anime's second promotional video Wednesday. The video previews the anime's theme song "Touch You," performed by the main nine cast members are performing the song under the group name "Shiritsu Morimori Gakuen Seishun Danshis."
Tanaka wrote the lyrics for the song. The theme song's single will ship in Japan on August 15.
The anime's "first episode" will be an original anime DVD (OAD) that will bundle with a limited edition version of the manga's third compiled book volume on September 21.
The cast includes:
- Yūsuke Kobayashi as Takashi Tōno
- Daiki Hamano as Yū Kashima
- Ayumu Murase as Kyōsuke Yaguchi
- Kentarō Kumagai as Jimmy
- Takuya Satō as Ayato Yuri
- Yuuki Ono as Yui Tamura
- Tsubasa Yonaga as Keiichi Akemi
- Masahiro Yamanaka as Kōshirō Itome
- Masatomo Nakazawa as Itsuki Shikatani
Ai Yoshimura (Blue Spring Ride, Dance with Devils, Cheer Boys!!) is directing the anime at GRIZZLY. Noel Mizuki is in charge of series composition. Koji Haneda (New Theatrical Movie Initial D Legend 1: Awakening, Scar-red Rider XechS) is drawing the character designs. Shūji Katayama (Overlord, Super Lovers) is composing the music. Kisuke Koizumi is the sound director.
The manga centers on Takashi Tōno, a boy who has just transferred to Morimori Academy, a private boarding school deep in the mountains. He meets Yaguchi, his first and only friend, but as he is bad at sports he does not join the soccer club with Yaguchi. He opts instead for the easy photography club. but finds that it is also called the "Playboy Bitch Club," and is filled with many colorful and interesting upperclassmen. Another boy named Kashima joins at the same time as Tōno, and ends up confessing to Tōno on the spot. Tōno finds Yaguchi cute, but Yaguchi can't help but blush and be embarrassed around Kashima.
Gentosha published the manga's second book volume last May.