On August 25, 2021 in Japan exactly ten years since the start of the serialization of the written manga and illustrated by Izumi Tsubaki, Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-Kun (Monthly Girls' Nozaki-Kun). The author shared a special message through Twitter, where he wrote: "Today 10 years ago the serialization of Monthly Girl Nozaki-Kun began. That is why today they are met exactly 10 years. Thank you for these ten fabulous years. I will continue with the good job at the height of your expectations! ».
On the other hand, Tsubaki publishes the manga in Gangan Online magazine from Square Enix publisher since August 2011. The publisher published the twelfth compilation volume in August 2020 in Japan. The work inspired an adaptation to the Anime of twelve episodes produced by the Bulk Studios Kobo, under the direction of Mitsue Yamazaki and scripts written by Yoshiko Nakamura, released in July 2014. Subsequently, there was an OVA of six short-term episodes, but To date there are no indications about a second season.
Synopsis of Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-Kun
The Chiyo Sakura High School Student has been in love with his companion Umetarou Nozaki for a long time. When she confesses her love, he confuses her with a fan of her and gives her the autograph of her. Confused by this, she tells her that she wants to be with him and Nozaki invites her to her house to help her at her work. It turns out that Nozaki is a renowned Shoujo manga artist who works under the name of Sakiko Yusso. She agrees to become the assistant to approach him. While working on his new manga "Koi Shiyo", they begin to know their classmates and serve as inspiration for the work.
Source: Official Twitter Account
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