Slowly but surely, more details are surfacing for some of the under the radar series coming this spring, including Mangaka-san to Assistant-san to as the official site has opened. The show is based on the manga of the same name by Hiroyuki, who created the Doujin Work manga that previously saw adaptation. The series is coming from the manga of the same name that began in 2008 which has run ten volumes total. A sequel series kicked off in 2013. The anime adaptation is being produced by studio ZEXCS with Takeshi Furuta directing with Aki Itami and Titomi Tsuruta providing the character designs.