Just Because! is an original anime that is being produced by PINE JAM. The story is being written by Hajime Kamoshida, the author of "The Pet Girl of Sakurasou" light novel series. The original character design is being handled by Kiseki Himuro, the author of the Sword Art Online Progressive manga. While the anime character design is being handled by Hiroyuki Yoshii, the author of the Getsuyoubi no Tawawa (Tawawa on Monday) manga series. In North America, it was licensed by Sentai Filmworks. It began airing on October 5, 2017.
|Directed by||Atsushi Kobayashi|
|Written by||Hajime Kamoshida|
|Music by||Yanagi Nagi|
|Original Run||October 5, 2017 - ?|
Everyone has thought they would spend their remaining few high school days without much happening until he returns suddenly. Eita Izumi, who moved away four years ago when he was in junior high, comes back as a transfer student and reunites his old friends. Then their daily life starts changing gradually.
Eita Izumi (泉瑛太, Izumi Eita?)
CV: Aoi Ichikawa
Mio Natsume (夏目美緒, Natsume Mio?)
CV: Karin Isobe
Ena Komiya (小宮恵那, Komiya Ena?)
Haruto Sōma (相馬陽斗, Sōma Haruto?)
CV: Taishi Murata
Hazuki Morikawa (森川葉月, Morikawa Hazuki)
CV: Yuna Yoshino
|Episode||Title Screen||Title||Air Date|
|1||On your marks!||October 5, 2017|
|2||Question||October 12, 2017|
|3||Andante||October 19, 2017|
|4||Full swing||October 26, 2017|
- The project was first teased as an April's Fools joke on 2017 under title April 1st The Animation. It was later confirmed as real in the June issue of Gakken's Megami Magazine.