A manga adaptation of the novel Nidome no Natsu, Nidoto Aenai Kimi has been published in the January edition of Gessen, a Shogagukan magazine, which went on sale on December 12, 2016. Nidome no Natsu, Nidoto Aenai Kimi is written by Hirotaka Akagi, with character designs by Booota, and illustrations by Motomi Minamoto.
The main character Shinohara is a high school student who is not allowed to make a band due to school rules. However, he is a huge fan of the legendary student band from 12 years ago called Animato Animato. One day, Shinohara meets a girl named Rin who sings an Animato Animato song.
A live-action movie adaptation of Nidome no Natsu, Nidoto Aenai Kimi is scheduled for Autumn 2017.
The January edition of Gessan will also include a book cover for ‘another version’ of Idol Master Million Live! by Yuki Monji and Bandai Namco Entertainment, which was completed with its fifth volume. Starting from the January and continuing for the next four issues of Gessan, readers will get the chance to apply for a special wall scroll. The magazine will also feature a one-shot manga in the February edition.