With the new anime adaptation of Don’t Toy With Me Miss Nagatoro set to premiere on April 11th, 2021, many people are looking into the original source material right now.
In this romantic comedy, the main character is an introverted high school student who just wants to be left alone. Unfortunately for him, he’s caught the attention of a younger student named Nagatoro who loves to tease him relentlessly. This story is all about their times together and his constant reactions to everything that she dishes out to him.
Created by nanashi, the series has been running on the online manga magazine Magazine Pocket since November 2017. As mentioned, a brand new anime adaptation will premiere in mid-April 2021. Produced by Telecom Animation Film, Hirokazu Hanai will direct the anime adaptation working off scripts supervised by Taku Kishimoto. Misaki Suzuki is designing the characters and Gin is composing the background music.
Don’t Toy With Me Miss Nagatoro is based on a manga that is up to 9 volumes in Japan as of November 2020. The manga is being published in English by Vertical, who are up to six volumes as of March 2021.
The manga series is still ongoing as of April 2021 and is showing no signs of slowing down or stopping at any point in the near future. The series is continuing in English as well, with volume 7 being released in May 2021 and volume 8 being released in August 2021.
When we compiled the most anticipated anime of the spring 2021 season, Don’t Toy With Me Miss Nagatoro was right up near the top of the list. Moving along the same lines as another popular romantic comedy with a similar premise, Teasing Master Takagi-san, this shonen series is proving to be a hot property this year!
How will senpai react to Miss Nagatoro’s relentless teasing? You’ll have to pick up the manga or start watching the anime to know for sure!