Do It Yourself!! anime reveals 6 cast additions, cast comments, and two character PVs

Key visual for the upcoming anime Do It Yourself!!, featuring the six high school girls and their voice actresses.
Key visual for the upcoming anime Do It Yourself!!, featuring the six high school girls and their voice actresses. Pic credit:

On July 28, 2022, the Do It Yourself!! anime official website revealed the voice actresses who will play the leading roles in the upcoming original Japanese anime TV series by Studio Pine Jam. Two trailers highlighting the characters: Serfu “Sefu” Yua and Mika “Purin” Suride were also released.

The Do It Yourself!! anime release date is in October 2022 in Japan. Crunchyroll has licensed the series outside of Asia.

You can watch the official Do It Yourself!! trailer on Avex Pictures’ official YouTube channel here:

The official trailer for the anime Do It Yourself!!

What is the plot of Do It Yourself!!

The story revolves around six high school girls, who become friends through wanting to complete different “Do it yourself” projects together. They put their heads together as they try and figure out how to build different things.

Sometimes they succeed and sometimes their “Do it yourself” projects are an epic fail. They not only struggle while trying to build furniture but struggle with friendships and daily life. But these girls are resilient and will never give up trying to complete their projects with their own hands in the hope of opening up new possibilities for the future.

Key visual for the upcoming anime Do It Yourself!!, featuring Sefu and Purin.
Key visual for the upcoming anime Do It Yourself!!, featuring Sefu and Purin. Pic credit:

Who are the main cast members?

Do It Yourself!! main cast members include:

  • Konomi Inagaki – Serufu “Sefu” Yua
  • Kana Ichinose – Miku “Purin” Suride
  • Ayane Sakura – Rei “Kurei” Yasaku
  • Azumi Waki – Takumi Hikage
  • Karin Takahashi – Kokoro “Shii” Koki
  • Nichika Omori – Juliet “Jobko” Queen Elizabeth VIII

Who are the production team members?

Do It Yourself production team members include:

  • Original work – IMAGO/ Avex Pictures
  • Director – Kazuhiro Yoneda
  • Series Composition/Script – Kazuyuki Fudeyasu
  • Art Director – Yuka Okamoto (Gleipnir)
  • Official partner – Takagi Co. Ltd. (construction supply company)
  • Official supporter – Sanjo City O, Japan

You can watch the PV trailer that highlights the character Sefu here:

PV for Sefu.

From the trailer, it’s easy to see that Sefu is a clumsy yet carefree girl. She seems very enthusiastic to do the “Do it yourself” projects, but obviously has a hard time doing them. Even so, despite being covered in bandages it doesn’t look like Sefu is going to give up on her projects anytime soon.

Playing the role of Sefu made me experience a lot of “firsts” in my career as a voice actress. The story takes place in Niigata, which happens to be my hometown! I feel like that was fate. I am happy to be involved in such a creative anime. I hope I will bring out Sefu’s charm to everyone watching!

Konomi Inagaki commented at

You can watch the PV trailer that highlights the character Purin here:

PV for Purin.

From the trailer, we can tell that Purin is close friends with Sefu and really doesn’t like her nickname “Purin” by the way she objects to being called thusly and stresses that her name is “Miku”.  Purin also appears to be the coolheaded brains of the operation and probably has to keep Sefu out of trouble.

The anime Do It Yourself!! is going to be a relaxed slice-of-life show following the lives of six rather unique girls. I believe it will be a very soothing experience to watch the show and I hope the viewers will enjoy it.

Kana Ichinose commented at

DIY has been a part of my life since I was a little girl and has become a regular part of my life, so I was very interested when I found out I was going to play the role of a girl who would work on DIY projects. My parents are currently remodeling and renovating our home so when I come home it always looks different. DIY instilled in me that “If you don’t have it, why not make it?” I am honored to play Kurei, who is always one step ahead of everyone else in the DIY club, which should make her fun to watch. I hope the show will inspire people to make their own things!

Ayane Sakura commented at

Do it Yourself!! is a heartwarming story about a group of high school girls, who make furniture and accessories all on their own. Playing the role of Takumi began to inspire me to want to make things!

Azumi Waki commented at

I’m very excited to play the role of Shii, and can’t wait to see the activities of the DIY club animated. I hope fans will enjoy my portrayal of Shii.

Karin Takahashi commented at

I’ve always enjoyed making plastic models but ever since I started playing the role of Jobko I’ve come to have even more interest in DIY projects, including trying to build my own desk! I hope the show will help people to appreciate all the time and effort it takes to make all the items around them. Jobko is a smart, foreign exchange student, who uses cutting-edge gadgets in her DIY projects, which will make her incredibly amusing to watch!

Nichika Omori commented at

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