Yuki Andou’s manga Machida-kun no Sekai (The World of Machida-kun) announced on 25 May 2018 that it will get a live action movie! The news was announced in the seventh and final volume of the manga.
The manga tells the story of high school boy Machida-kun who isn’t all that good at studying and can be clumsy, but he unconditionally loves the people around him and in return receives their love. We follow him through his everyday life and love stories. The series has been serialized in Shueisha’s Bessatsu Margaret between 2015 and April 2018. The series also ranked third place among female voters in the Kono Manga ga Sugio! 2016 (This manga is amazing! 2016) ranking, won an award at the Japan Media Arts in the category manga and received the New Creator Prize from the Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize.