Romantic Killer: Release date, cast, synopsis, trailer & more

Romantic Killer is a rom-com drama anime series about Anzu Hoshino, who must avoid romance in a simulation to get the life she loves back.

Release date

Romantic Killer premieres October 27 on Netflix.

Cast and creators

  • Rie Takahashi as Anzu Hoshino
  • Mikako Komatsu as Riri
  • Yuichiro Umehara as Tsukasa Kazuki
  • Gakuto Kajiwara as Junta Hayami
  • Natsuki Hanae as Hijiri Koganei
  • Kenjiro Tsuda as Tsuchiya
  • Manaka Iwami as Saki
  • Hiro Shimono as Makoto

Directed by Kazuya Ichikawa

Written by Sayuri Ōba and Hiroko Fukuda


“Anzu Hoshino is a ‘non-heroine type’ high school girl who pays no attention to fashion or romance and spends every day playing video games. After the wizard Riri suddenly appears and confiscates Anzu’s three favorite things — video games, chocolate, and cats — she gets pursued by hot guys!’

Other details

The anime series has been adapted from the Shonen Jump+ manga of the same name.


Anzu Hoshino is living her best life filled with video games, chocolates and cats. However, a Wizard from a game materialises in the real world and throws her into a simulation with hot guys.

But the catch is that she must let go of everything she loves. With her life thrown upside down, Anzu must navigate the attractive men and find a way to regain her old life.

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