It was previously revealed that the anime adaptation of Aki Hamaji’s BOCCHI THE ROCK! manga would be making its way to the big screen in a pair of compilation films. Now those titles have been revealed via the official social accounts, with the first due out in spring 2024 and titled BOCCHI THE ROCK! RE:.
The second film will follow in summer and is titled BOCCHI THE ROCK! RE:RE:, appropriately enough.
Crunchyroll streamed the BOCCHI THE ROCK! anime as it aired and describes it like so:
Hitori Gotoh, “Bocchi-chan,” is a girl who’s so introverted and shy around people that she’d always start her conversations with “Ah…”
During her middle school years, she started playing the guitar, wanting to join a band because she thought it could be an opportunity for even someone shy like her to also shine. But because she had no friends, she ended up practicing guitar for six hours every day all by herself.
After becoming a skilled guitar player, she uploaded videos of herself playing the guitar to the internet under the name “Guitar Hero” and fantasized about performing at her school’s cultural festival concert. But not only could she not find any bandmates, before she knew it, she was in high school and still wasn’t able to make a single friend!
She was really close to becoming a shut-in, but one day, Nijika Ijichi, the drummer in Kessoku Band, reached out to her. And because of that, her everyday life started to change little by little…