In the headline of the seventh compilation volume of the manga written and illustrated by Auri Hirao, Oshi ga Budoukan Ittekuretara Shinu (If My Favorite Pop Idol Made It to the Budokan, I Would Die), it was revealed that the literary franchise has surpassed 800,000 copies in circulation. accumulated. In addition, it was also announced that the series will inspire a live-action adaptation, although no further details were revealed.
Hirao began publishing the manga in Tokuma Shoten publisher's Monthly Comic Ryu magazine in August 2015. The publisher published the sixth compiled volume in October 2019, followed by the seventh on December 11 in Japan.
The play inspired a twelve-episode anime adaptation produced by 8-Bit Studios, directed by Yusuke Yamamoto and scripts written by Deko Akao, released in January 2020.
Synopsis of Oshi ga Budoukan Ittekuretara Shinu
Initially, Eripiyo was a woman leading a normal life until her life was turned upside down when she witnessed the performance of the underground idol group ChamJam, leading her to become obsessed with one of its members, Maina Ichii. Despite Eripiyo's enthusiasm for her, Maina is consistently the least popular member of the group, making it easy for Eripiyo to purchase all possible merchandise based on her, especially her solo singles, as she used all this money to purchase this merchandise. , Eripiyo only has a sports suit that he wears all day and every day. She frequently goes to ChamJam concerts with her friends and fellow fans: Kumasa, whose favorite member is Reo Igarashi; and Motoi, who prefers Sorane Matsuyama. Thus, Eripiyo continues to work in multiple places to maintain Maina's professional career, and Maina herself comes to demonstrate her concern for, perhaps, her only fanatic.
Source: Comic Natalie
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