Through the official website for the anime adaptation of the manga written and illustrated by Miyuki Tonogaya, The Ice Guy and His Cool Female Colleague (Koori Zokusei Danshi to Cool na Douryou Joshi), the first promotional video of the project was published. In this preview it was announced that the series will premiere on January 4, 2023 on television stations in Japan. It was also revealed that the singer-songwriter Nowlu will be in charge of the closing theme of the series with his single “Rhinaria”.
In addition, a new promotional image of the series was shared where all the main characters of the story are presented. As additional information, the series will have a total of 12 episodes, which will be distributed in four compilation volumes in Blu-ray and DVD formats.
Tonogaya began publishing the manga through his social networks where it began to gain popularity, and now it is published through the digital service. Gangan Pixiv from the publisher Square Enix. The sixth compilation volume was published on June 21 in Japan, while the service comicey handles its distribution in the West.
- Yui Ishikawa like Fuyutsuki.
- Chiaki Kobayashi like Himuro-kun.
- yumi uchiyama like Komori.
- Kouki Uchiyama like Saejima.
- Ayane Sakura like Otonashi.
- Shugo Nakamura like Katori.
- Hiyori Nitta like Yukimin.
- mankyu (Sumikkogurashi – Good to be in the corner) is in charge of directing the anime at the studios Zero-G in collaboration with the new studios Bast (established in the year 2021).
- Tomoko Konparu (Ao Haru Ride, Kimi ni Todoke, Nana, School Rumble) is in charge of writing and supervising the scripts.
- Miyako Kano (Horimiya, Wotaku ni Koi wa Muzukashii, Ore Monogatari!!) is in charge of character design and animation direction.
- Ruka Kawada (Watashi ga Motete Dousunda, Isekai Quartet, Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei) is responsible for the composition of the soundtrack.
Synopsis for Koori Zokusei Danshi to Cool na Douryou Joshi
Himuro-kun, is a descendant of a family of snowwomen who just got a new job. However, despite his serious appearance, he usually creates snowmen or even storms when his emotions get the better of him. He has a crush on his co-worker Fuyutsuki-san, who is quite kind, however, her crush is such that she sometimes can’t help but freeze those around her. On the other hand, Fuyutsuki is also interested in Himuro-kun. The series will unfold around Himuro and Fuyutsuki’s relationship through days at the office and company events. Can these clumsy lovebirds succeed in love?
Font: Comic Natalie
(c)Miyuki Tonogaya/SQUARE ENIX (c)殿ヶ谷美由記/SQUARE ENIX・氷属性製作委員会