While most slice-of-life anime are set up in high schools and are targetted more towards a younger audience, ‘Yesterday wo Utatte’ deals with themes that are more appealing to the Seinen demographic. Unlike your standard light-hearted anime, this one meticulously studies its characters and presents a tale of one’s painful yet necessary growth into adulthood. This realistic depiction of the most crucial stages of one’s life should not be missed out on by anyone. So to make sure that you’re updated with this anime, read on further to know all about its first season.
Yesterday wo Utatte Season 1 Release Date: When will it premiere?
‘Yesterday wo Utatte’ season 1 is scheduled to release on Apr 5, 2020, and since it is expected to have a total of 12 episodes, it will finish airing sometime in June 2020. Season 1 of ‘Yesterday wo Utatte’ is being animated by Doga Kobo Studio which is also known for its work in ‘Dumbbell Nan Kilo Moteru?‘ and ‘Gabriel DropOut‘. Yoshiyuki Fujiwara is directing this season and its production is done by DMM.futureworks. It is based on a manga of the same name written by Kei Toume and its script has been written by Yoshiyuki Fujiwara and Jin Tanaka.
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Yesterday wo Utatte Season 1 English Dub
As of now, no official announcements regarding its online streaming have been made but as soon as we get any confirmed news, we’ll update here in this section.
Yesterday wo Utatte Plot
‘Yesterday wo Utatte’ revolves around a young boy named Rikuo Uozumi who takes up a job at a convenience store after college. With a lack of ambition, most of his days just drag by uneventfully and he manages to just get by with whatever he earns. But one day, when he meets his former girlfriend and classmate all because of the unusual Haru Nonaka, his life begins to change for the better.
Yesterday wo Utatte Characters
Voiced by Chikahiro Kobayashi, Rikuo is the main character of the series who is a college graduate. Pretty much like everyone else, he has no clue what he wants to do with his life so he just picks up a job at a local convenience store. Apart from whatever he does throughout the day, he also loves clicking pictures.
Voiced by Yume Miyamoto, Haru is weird girl who has a raven as a pet. She works at the MILK HALL.
Shinako is one of Rikou’s classmates from high school. In the present moments, she is working as a high school teacher. Her character has been voiced by Kana Hanazawa.
Voiced by Natsuki Hanae, Rō is another main character of the series who Rikou’s childhood friend.
Yesterday wo Utatte Trailer
A 9-minute opening scene of the anime was featured on its official Youtube channel earlier this year. Check it out below: