Crunchyroll Streams Fastest Fingers First Anime

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Anime premiered Tuesday

Crunchyroll announced on Tuesday that it will stream Fastest Finger First (7O3X), the television anime adaptation of Iqura Sugimoto‘s Nana Maru San Batsu (literally, “7 O 3 X” or “7 Right, 3 Wrong”) manga, as it airs in Japan. The first episode began streaming worldwide outside of Asia on Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. EDT.

Fastest Finger First premiered in Japan on NTV‘s new “AnichU” programming block on Tuesday, July 4 at 25:59 (effectively 1:59 a.m. on Wednesday morning). The anime will have 12 episodes.

A flyer at AnimeJapan 2017 describes the series:

The last thing freshman Shiki Koshiyama expected was to be asked to join the Bunzo High School “New Student Fast Finger Quiz Championship.” A bookwork at heart, he hates being the center of attention and shudders at the mere thought of participating. To add insult to injury, his classmate Mari Fukami overwhelms her competition by pressing the buzzer even before the entire question is read. “It’s too late to hit the buzzer after you know the answer. A split second is all it takes to determine who wins or loses,” she declares.

After observing Mari for a while, Shiki discovers a way to