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Romance Manga 'Dounika Naru Hibi' Receives Anime Movie for 2020

by Sakana-san
Nov 20, 2019 1:13 PM | 4 Comments
An anime movie based on Takako Shimura's Donika Naru Hibi (Happy-Go-Lucky Days) romance manga was announced through its newly-launched website on Wednesday. In addition to that, the website revealed staff members and also released an announcement video with footage from the movie. It is scheduled to premiere in Japanese theaters in Summer 2020.

Director: Takuya Satou (Sukitte Ii na yo., Asagao to Kase-san.)
Screenplay: Takuya Satou, Yasunori Ide (Renkin San-kyuu Magical? Pokaan), Yoriko Tomita (Beelzebub-jou no Okinimesu mama.)
Character Design: Haruka Sagawa (Itazura Majo to Nemuranai Machi)
Art Director: Yukihiro Saitou (Kishuku Gakkou no Juliet)
Concept Art: Yutaka Ito (Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuuutsu background art)
Color Key: Sachie Nakamura (Doukyonin wa Hiza, Tokidoki, Atama no Ue. color setting)
Director of Photography: Junpei Takatsu (Mahou Shoujo Tokushusen Asuka)
Technical Director: Kouji Aritomi (Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. animation director)
Editing: Mai Hasegawa (Sakurada Reset)
Distribution: Pony Canyon


Donika Naru Hibi is a collection of stories about sexual relationships between young people in Japan. Written and drawn by Shimura, the manga was serialized in the Manga Erotics F magazine between 2002 and 2004. Two compiled volumes were released by Ohta Publishing.

Official site:
Official Twitter: @dounika_anime

Source: Comic Natalie

Dounika Naru Hibi on MAL

4 Comments Recent Comments

Oh, this sounds interesting. Gonna check it out.

Nov 21, 2019 1:08 PM by MaahHeim

This feels kinda like a movie that will be there just to lessen Japan's shyness about relationships.

Nov 20, 2019 10:24 PM by HunLepto

"sexual relationships" okay, I know it likely isn't the case, but are is this going to be big budget hentai

Nov 20, 2019 5:39 PM by NG_Chloe

Well now the people complaining about not having a show that has both yaoi and yuri can be satisfied

Nov 20, 2019 3:54 PM by Short_Circut

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