The upcoming anime adaptation of Skip and Loafer (Skip to Loafer) will premiere as part of the Spring 2023 anime season.
The anime series was announced back in 2021 and not much news has been heard since then, though we now know its premiere is set for April.
Skip and Loafer follows a country girl named Mitsumi Iwakura who moves to Tokyo. She’s smart and ambitious, but she frequently gets in over her head when it comes to the difficulties of city living.
She makes friends with Shima Sousuke, who is extremely laid back. Will he be the perfect accompaniment to Iwakura’s over-preparation and naivety?
You can check out the latest trailer below:
The critically acclaimed romantic comedy about a country girl chasing her dreams in Tokyo–soon to be an anime!
Excellent student Iwakura Mitsumi has always dreamt about leaving her small town, going to a prestigious university, and making positive change in the world. But she’s so focused on reaching her goals that she’s not prepared for the very different (and overwhelming) city life that awaits her in a Tokyo high school. Luckily, she makes fast friends with Shima Sousuke, a handsome classmate who’s as laid-back as she is over-prepared. Can this naive country girl make it big in Tokyo with Sousuke by her side? This charming manga was nominated for the 2020 Manga Taisho Award and is sure to skip its way into your heart.
Source: Seven Seas Entertainment
Skip and Loafer is the latest anime from studio P.A. Works. The studio is largely known for their work on Shirobako, Glasslip, and the recent Buddy Daddies.
The series began as a manga in 2018 by Misaki Takamatsu, and is licensed in English by Seven Seas Entertainment. The series is still ongoing with volume 8 of the manga releasing recently.