Bessatsu Margaret's upcoming February issue, to be released on January 11th, will announce a TV anime adaptation of the magazine's ongoing manga, Ao Haru Ride
Mabuchi Kou: Kaji Yuki
Yoshioka Futaba: Uchida Maaya
's series debuted three years ago in Betsuma's February 2011 issue and was adapted into a light novel
series 11 months later. Volume 4 of the light novel was just released on December 27th and volume 9 of the manga will be released on January 10th. All currently released manga volumes have charted #5 or higher in their debut on Oricon's Weekly Manga Rankings, with volume 2
achieving first place and the latest volume
selling 187,726 copies in its first week.
Ao Haru Ride