Just Because!
Just Because!
Series Information
Directed by Atsushi Kobayashi
Written by Hajime Kamoshida
Music by Yanagi Nagi
Original Run October 5, 2017 - December 29, 2017
Episodes 12


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.


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?)

CV: Lynn

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! On your marks!
October 5, 2017
2 Question Question
October 12, 2017
3 Andante Andante
October 19, 2017
4 Full swing Full swing
October 26, 2017
5 Rolling stones Rolling stones
November 2, 2017
6 Restart Restart
November 9, 2017
7 Snow day Snow day
November 23, 2017
8 High Dynamic Range High Dynamic Range
November 30, 2017
9 Answer Answer
December 7, 2017
10 Childhood's end Childhood's end
December 14, 2017
11 Roundabout Roundabout
December 21, 2017
12 Get set, go! Get set, go!
December 29, 2017


Yanagi Nagi is handling the music production. Yanagi Nagi will perform the opening theme, "over and over". Karin Isobe, Lynn, and Yuna Yoshino will perform the ending theme, "behind".

External Links


  • 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.




Media Navigation
Episodes: 1  •  2  •  3  •  4  •  5  •  6  •  7  •  8  •  9  •  11  •  11  •  12
Books: Just Because! Novel
Tankōbon Volume(s): Just Because! Comic Anthology
Other Media
Music: Over and over (OP)  •  Behind (ED)
DVD: BD 1  •  BD 2  •  BD 3  •  BD 4  •  BD 5  •  BD 6