On October 30, 2022, the official Twitter account for the anime adaptation of Saekisan (story) and Hanekoto’s (illustrations) The Angel Next Door Spoils Me Rotten (Otonari no Tenshi-sama ni Itsu no Ma ni ka Dame Ningen ni Sareteita Ken) light novel series revealed a new Halloween-themed key visual and a trailer.
The Angel Next Door Spoils Me Rotten is set to premiere in January 2023!
You can see the new key visual, which features the hero Amane as a small vampire doll being held by the heroine Mahiru dressed as a witch, here:
You can watch the trailer on Toho Animation’s official YouTube channel here:
The trailer features some spooky Halloween music. The Angel Next Door Spoils Me Rotten will also be getting some key visuals with spring, summer, autumn, and winter themes. We’ll be sure to keep you updated here at AnimeGeek with those upcoming visuals.
What is the plot of The Angel Next Door Spoils Me Rotten?
The story centers on an average Japanese high school boy named Amane, who lives alone in an apartment. As luck would have it, the most beautiful girl in school, Mahiru, happens to live in the apartment next to his. Unfortunately, they never speak even though they’re in the same class. That all changes when one day Amane spots Mahiru in a pickle due to forgetting her umbrella and he decides to help her out. Mahiru is determined to pay Amane back for the favor of lending his umbrella to her and offers to help him with his household chores. Suddenly, Amane realizes he’s getting to talk to Mahiru on a daily basis and they begin to grow close.
Who are the cast members?
The Angel Next Door Spoils Me Rotten cast members include:
- Taito Ban – Amane Fujimiya, the hero who becomes spoiled by his beautiful neighbor
- Manaka Iwami – Mahiru Shiina, whose name “noon” was chosen due to the fact her father’s name Asahi means “morning sun” and her mother’s name Sayo means “little night”.
- Taku Yashiro – Itsuki Akasawa
- Haruka Shiraishi – Chitose Shirakawa
Who are the production team members?
The Angel Next Door Spoils Me Rotten production team members include:
- Director – Lihua Wang
- Animation – Project No. 9
- Assistant Director – Kenichi Imaizumi
- Scriptwriter – Keiichirou Oochi
- Character Designer – Takayuki Noguchi
- Music Composer – Moe Hyuuga
Where can I read the light novel series and manga adaptation?
In December 2018, the light novel series began serialization online on the website Shousetsuka ni Narou (Let’s Be Novelists!). Later the series was acquired by SB Creative who published seven volumes under their GA Bunko label since June 2019. The light novel’s English version is licensed by Yen Press for release in North America. Nicole Wilder handled the English translation for the light novel series. In Volume 2 the illustrator was changed from Hazano Kazutake to Hanekoto.
On January 6, 2022, a manga adaptation with art by Wan Shibata and the story by Suzu Yuuki began serialization in Square Enix’s online manga magazine Manga Up! The manga’s chapters have been collected into a single tankoubon volume as of July 7, 2022.
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