Super Cub Bishōjo Motorbike Light Novels Briefly Listed With Anime Project
posted on by Jennifer Sherman
Kadokawa and Amazon's listings for the sixth volume of author Tone Koken and illustrator Hiro's Super Cub novels briefly listed the series with an anime adaptation. The announcement has been removed from Kadokawa and Amazon's websites, but it it still visible as text in Google search results. Kadokawa will release the volume on December 1.
The novels' story centers on Koguma, a high school girl in Yamanashi. She has no parents, friends, or hobbies, and her daily life is empty. One day, Koguma gets a used Honda Super Cub motorcycle. This is her first time going to school on a motorcycle. Running out of gas and hitting detours become a small source of adventure in Koguma's life. She is satisfied with this strange transformation, but her classmate Reiko ends up talking to her about how she also goes to school by motorcycle. One Super Cub begins to open up a lonely girl's world, introducing her to a new everyday life and friendship.
Kadokawa's Kadokawa Sneaker Bunko imprint began releasing the novels in May 2017. The fifth volume shipped on July 1. Kanitan launched a manga adaptation on Kadokawa's Comic Newtype website in December 2017. Kadokawa released the third compiled book volume of the manga on August 10.