Jaku-Chara Tomozaki-Kun, also known as Bottom-Tier Character Tomozaki or The Low Tier Character "Tomozaki-kun", is a Project No. 9 produced romance anime series which follows the story of a loner, Fumiya Tomozaki, who prefers to be on his own despite being one of the best gamers in the country as he sees life as a horrible game.
On the other hand, Aoi Hinami, a cheerful girl who seems to be excelling in everything she is doing, chanced upon and met Fumiya then gave him guidance saying Fumiya should be taking the game of life seriously and in doing so, Aoi gave him the bottom-tier character strategy by a high school student.
Jaku-Chara Tomozaki-Kun is based on the Japanese light novel series of the same name written by Yūki Yaku and illustrated by Fly. The light novel series is being published by Gagaga Bunko (Shogakukan) and the English version of the light novel is translated by Winifred Bird and published by Yen Press.
Jaku-Chara Tomozaki-Kun not only exists in light novels, but it also has a Japanese shōnen manga adaptation written by the same author, Yūki Yaku, with the illustrations of Eight Chida. The manga series is published in Square Enix's shōnen manga magazine Monthly Gangan Joker and has been ongoing since December 2017.
Both the light novel series and manga series of Jaku-Chara Tomozaki-Kun are ongoing.
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Titled “There are some problems a bottom-tier character can't fix alone,” Episode 8 focuses on Mimi and on whether she is doing alright. Her friends are worried about her that she should not be overdoing her work for sports and her studies given her competitiveness and thinking of winning. Mimi always says that she is alright with her friends not knowing whether she really is.
Jaku-Chara Tomozaki-Kun releases a new episode weekly via Funimation. Funimation gives one-week early access to those with a premium account for the monthly rate of $5.99 or the yearly rate of $59.99 where the users have the privilege of an early viewing of all the anime released by the streaming platform.
Jaku-Chara Tomozaki-Kun is available on Funimation with the original Japanese audio and English subtitles.
Jaku-Chara Tomozaki-Kun Episode 9 is slated for release on the 5th of March 2021 at 9 PM JST/7 AM EST for the premium subscribers of Funimation. At the same time, Episode 8 will be available for free for those who have yet to subscribe to the premium access on Funimation.
Non-premium subscribers following Jaku-Chara Tomozaki-Kun will be having Episode 9 the following week on March 12, 2021, at the same time.
In a week, Jaku-Chara Tomozaki-Kun Episode 9 arrives on Funimation for the premium subscribers. For those who still don’t have premium access to Funimation, it will be released in two weeks.
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