A new short PV trailer has been released for the upcoming Loving Yamada at Lv999! anime series. The 32-second trailer previews the anime’s main ending theme “Trick Art,” performed by Japanese singer-songwriter Ryujin Kiyoshi. The show is scheduled to premiere on April 1, 2023.
Meanwhile, the anime’s opening theme is “Gradation” by KANA-BOON, featuring singer Yuuho Kitazawa.
Morio Asaka (Chihayafuru) is directing Loving Yamada at Lv999! with Kunihiko Hamada (Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card) as character designer, Yasuhiro Nakanishi (A Couple of Cuckoos) as series screenwriter, and mito (Wonder Egg Priority) and DÉ DÉ MOUSE (Wonder Egg Priority) as music composers. Madhouse is in charge of the animation production for the series.
Other productions staff include Harue Ohno (Bibliophile Princess) as color designer, Tomoyuki Shimizu (Gold Kingdom and Water Kingdom) as art director, and Sakai Junko (Bibliophile Princess) as compositing director.
The voice cast features Kouki Uchiyama as Akito Yamada, Inori Minase as Akane Kinoshita, Natsuki Hanae as Eita Sasaki, and Ai Kakuma as Runa Sasaki.
Loving Yamada at Lv999! is based on the manga series by Mashiro, which began serialization in ComicSmart’s Ganma magazine on March 7, 2019. The series is published under Kadokawa’s MFC label and has released six tankoubon volumes as of October 2022, with a seventh volume due out on April 21, 2023. Media Factory is publishing the manga in print under their MFC imprint.
Mangamo releases the manga in English digitally and describes the story as:
Recently dumped, Akane is just about to quit the game she used to play with her boyfriend, when she meets Yamada in the same RPG. Yamada in real life turns out to be somewhat of a legend. The only problem is – he is ONLY interested in the game. As Akane’s feelings grow, will Yamada’s focus stay on the game?