From 10.00 p.m., Mondays, 12 October – 14 December 2020
Nicknamed Koro, Tokoro Madoka works at Yotsuba Publishing and is an editorial staff of Juice, a monthly manga for young women. She has not experienced real love even though she is 33. One day, Madoka sees Hakkaku Naoya, a popular colleague who is in charge of youth magazines in the sales department, smile as he eats a beef bowl and falls in love with him. When she consults the manga artist Magariya Ringo that she is in charge of, she is advised to “stalk” him through meals. “If you don’t have the courage to have a meal with him, check out what he has eaten and you’ll feel him.” Taking Ringo’s advice to heart, Madoka quickly visits the shop selling beef bowls on her own for the first time. She notices that there are only men at the counter and nervously places her order. As she eats dishes such as a beef bowl, mackerel simmered in miso and omurice, she lets herself fantasise … …
Motokariya Yuika as Tokoro Madoka
An editorial staff of Yotsuba Publishing’s Juice, she is in charge of the manga artist Magariya Ringo, who is the draw for the monthly manga. She has never experienced real love even though she is 33.
Hiraoka Yuta as Hakkaku Naoya
The ace of Yotsuba Publishing’s Sales Department. He is one of the company’s popular four kings. He is being targeted by Hishinami Ena, who is called Hyena within the company and has just transferred to Juice’s editorial team.
Kataomoi Gurume Nikki by Akiyama Kaori
Hirabayashi Katsutoshi (Hai Poji, Koekoi, Tonari no Seki-kun)
Unforgiven by RAKURA