A boy who reads yaoi? Not many of these around here, but there is one very famous one in Japan and he’s the comedy manga by Atami Michinoku. The Fudanshi Koukou Seikatsu anime will be handled by studio EMT² (Kuma Miko) and produced by DAX Production (sound) and Dream Creation (overall).
The story follows Sakaguchi and his everyday life experiences. He is one of the few male fudanshi (yaoi and shounen-ai fans). For his beloved genres, he is ready to fight and clash with anyone. He is even ready to take on challenges of various types including eating many bowls of rice.
The studio behind this anime revealed the main cast and staff:
Ryou Sakaguchi to be played by Wataru Hatano (Fairy Tail’s Gajeel Redfox)
Toshiaki Nakamura to be played by Kenji Nojima (PSYCHO-PASS’s Nobuchika Ginoza)
Rumi Nashihara to be payed by Aya Suzuki (Kill la Kill’s Mako Mankanshoku)
Yuujirou Shiratori to be played by Tatsuhisa Suzuki (Free!’s Makoto Tachibana)
Akira Ueda to be played by Toshiki Masuda (Haikyuu!!’s Chikara Ennoshita)
Taigo to be played by Koutarou Nishiyama (Haikyuu!!’s Kazuhito Narita)
Apart from the already noted sound production, overall production, and animation studios, we also came ot know the following team members:
Director: Toshikatsu Tokoro (Moeyo Ken)
Character designer: Chinatsu Ishida
Sound Director: Nobuyuki Abe (Ai no Kusabi, Fuyu no Semi)
Other projects by DAX Production include Fairy Tail, Sword Art Online, and Shiki. Dream Creation’s list features Poyopoyo Kansatsu Nikki and Danna ga Nani wo Itteiru ka Wakaranai Ken.
The anime is set for a summer release.
Do you know boys/men who like to watch/read shounen-ai or yaoi?