Dengeki Bunko has announced that the light novel Eromanga-sensei
will be getting an anime adaptation.
The series is created by writer Tsukasa Fushimi
and illustrator Hiro Kanzaki
, the duo of the Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai
series which ended in 2013. Eromanga-sensei
began publishing several months after the conclusion of that series, and the sixth volume of will go on sale on March 10.
The "new sibling romantic comedy" revolves around Masamune Izumi, a light novel author in high school. Masamune's little sister is Sagiri, a shut-in girl who hasn't left her room for an entire year. She even forces her brother to make and bring her meals when she stomps the floor. Masamune wants his sister to leave her room, because the two of them are each other's only family.
Masamune's novel illustrator, pen name "Eromanga," draws extremely perverted drawings, and is very reliable. Masamune had never met his illustrator, and figured he was just a disgusting, perverted otaku. However, the truth is revealed... that his "Eromanga-sensei" is his own younger sister! To add to the chaos that erupts between the siblings, a beautiful, female, best-selling shoujo manga creator becomes their rival!
Update March 13
It was announced at Dengeki Bunko Spring Festival 2016 that the anime adaptation of Eromanga-sensei
will be produced by Aniplex
and animation studio A-1 Pictures
. Sagiri Izumi will be voiced by Akane Fujita
(Mahou Shoujo Nante Mou Ii Desukara.
Source: Dengeki Online