The My Tiny Senpai anime adaptation has received a main trailer, key visual, theme song details, and additional cast info. It was also revealed that the anime will premiere on July 1 (effectively July 2 at 1:30 AM JST) in Japan.
The theme songs are “HONEY” by Touya Kobayashi and “sugar” by Yuka. “HONEY” is the anime’s opening theme and is previewed in the trailer.
Meanwhile, the newly announced cast members are:
• Nobunaga Shimazaki as Akina Chihiro
• Yumiri Hanamori as Chinatsu Hayakawa
• Mikako Komatsu as Yutaka Shinozaki
My Tiny Senpai is an adaptation of the Uchi no Kaisha no Chiisai Senpai/ Story Of A Small Senior In My Company manga by Hajime Itsuki, which follows a new employee at a company and his experiences with a short and kind senior from his department. Hina Tachibana is voicing the senior employee Shiori Katase while Yuuki Shin is voicing the new employee Takuma Shinozaki.
The staff of the show includes:
• Director: Mitsutoshi Satou (Bleach: Thousand-Year Blood War co-chief episode director)
• Character designer: Hayato Hashiguchi (Mononogatari and Hula Fulla Dance animation director)
• Character designer: Hiromi Ogata (The Yakuza’s Guide to Babysitting)
• Music composer: Sumika Horiguchi (Cherry Maho the Movie)
• Scriptwriter: Keiichirou Oochi (Mononogatari series composer)
• Scriptwriter: Yasuko Aoki (Phantom of the Idol series composer)
• Scriptwriter: Satoru Sugisawa (Love After World Domination series composer)
• Animation production company: project No.9
The Takeshobo-published manga began serialization on Storia Dash in 2020 and has six tankoubon volumes published under the Bamboo Comics label as of April 2023.