Komori-san Can't Decline
|Komori-san Can't Decline|
Cover of Komori-san wa Kotowarenai! volume one.
(Komori-san wa Kotowarenai!)
|Genre||Slice of life, Comedy|
|Written by||Cool-kyō Shinja|
|Magazine||Manga Time Original|
|Original run||April 2012 – present|
|Anime television series|
|Directed by||Kenichi Imaizumi|
|Written by||Yuka Suguro|
|Music by||Arte Refact|
|Network||Tokyo MX, SUN|
|Original run||October 4, 2015 – December 20, 2015|
Komori-san Can't Decline (小森さんは断れない! Komori-san wa Kotowarenai!) is a Japanese 4-panel manga series by Cool-kyō Shinja, serialized in Houbunsha's seinen manga magazine Manga Time Original since 2012. An anime adaptation by Artland aired from October to December 2015.
- Shuri Komori (小森 しゅり Komori Shuri)
- Voiced by: Aya Uchida
- A fourteen-year-old girl who, for some reason, can't turn down any request given to her. Her best friends are Megumi and Masako. It has been hinted that she may have a small crush on Kuro.
- Megumi Nishitori (西鳥 めぐみ Nishitori Megumi)
- Voiced by: Ari Ozawa
- Shuri's friend since elementary school, who is often lazy and overly-reliant on her.
- Masako Negishi (根岸 まさ子 Negishi Masako)
- Voiced by: Maria Naganawa
- Shuri's friend since middle school, who is somewhat cynical.
- Kuro Otani (大谷 九郎 Ōtani Kurō)
- A teen boy who becomes Shuri's classmate in the third year. He wants to be relied on but is often ignored.
|No.||Japanese release date||Japanese ISBN|
|1||July 4, 2013||ISBN 978-4-8322-5205-9|
|2||January 7, 2014||ISBN 978-4-8322-5259-2|
|3||October 7, 2014||ISBN 978-4-8322-5326-1|
|4||October 7, 2015||ISBN 978-4-8322-5423-7|
A television anime adaptation by Artland aired from October to December 2015. The series is directed by Kenichi Imaizumi and written by Yuka Suguro, with character design by Yurie Kuniyuki and music by Arte Refact. The opening theme is "Toaru Itsumo o" (とあるいつもを A Certain Usual Thing) by Yuuhei Satellite. The anime is streamed worldwide by Crunchyroll.
|No.||Title||Original air date|
|1||"Komori-san Gets Requests?"|
"Komori-san wa Tanoma Remasu ka?" (小森さんは頼まれますか？)
|October 4, 2015|
|2||"Komori-san is strong!"|
"Komori-san wa Chikaramochi!" (小森さんは力持ち！)
|October 11, 2015|
|3||"Komori-san is popular!"|
"Komori-san wa ninki-sha!" (小森さんは人気者！)
|October 18, 2015|
|4||"Komori-san Can You Everything?"|
"Komori-san wa nandemoya?" (小森さんは何でも屋？)
|October 25, 2015|
|5||"Negishi-san Has It All Covered!"|
"Negishi-san wa sotsu ga nai!" (根岸さんはソツがない！)
|November 1, 2015|
|6||"Ootani-kun Wants to be Relied On!"|
"Ōtani-kun wa tayora retai!" (大谷くんは頼られたい！)
|November 8, 2015|
|7||"The Pool Gets Exciting!"|
"Pūru wa dokidoki!" (プールはドキドキ！)
|November 15, 2015|
|8||"Summer is for Having Fun!"|
"Natsu wa yappari asobitai!" (夏はやっぱり遊びたい！)
|November 22, 2015|
|9||"Festivals are Bittersweet!"|
"Omatsuri wa amazuppai!" (お祭りは甘酸っぱい！)
|November 29, 2015|
|10||"Pathway Counselling Makes Me Uneasy!"|
"Shinro chōsa wa nayamashī!" (進路調査は悩ましい！)
|December 6, 2015|
|11||"It's the Season For Getting a Cold!"|
"Kono kisetsu wa kaze o hiki yasui!" (この季節は風邪をひきやすい！)
|December 13, 2015|
|12||"Komori-san Isn't Asked to Do Anything?"|
"Komori-san wa tanoma renai?" (小森さんは頼まれない？)
|December 20, 2015|
- I Can't Understand What My Husband Is Saying, a series by the same author
- Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid, another series by the same author
- "Komori-san wa Kotowarenai! Manga Gets Anime". Anime News Network. June 26, 2015. Retrieved June 26, 2015.
- "Komori-san wa Kotowarenai Anime to Air in October". Anime News Network. July 26, 2015. Retrieved August 10, 2015.
- 小森さんは断れない！ [Komori-san Can't Decline]. Houbunsha (in Japanese). Retrieved September 30, 2015.
- "Komori-san wa Kotowarenai Anime Casts Aya Uchida". Anime News Network. August 27, 2015. Retrieved August 27, 2015.
- "Crunchyroll to Stream Komori-san Can't Decline Anime". Anime News Network. September 11, 2015. Retrieved September 11, 2015.
- Komori-san Can't Decline at Manga Time Original (Japanese)
- Anime official website (Japanese)
- Komori-san Can't Decline (manga) at Anime News Network's encyclopedia