Hotaru is in search of Kokonotsu’s father, with the goal of bringing him back to work for her family’s company, Shidare Corporation, a world famous sweets manufacturer. Although the senior Shikada initially refuses, he states that he will change his mind on one condition: if Hotaru can convince Kokonotsu to take over the family shop. And so begins Hotaru’s mission to enlighten the boy on the true joy of delicious and nostalgic dagashi! [Written by MAL Rewrite]
- Type: TV
- Episodes: 12
- Status: Finished Airing
- Aired: Jan 8, 2016 to Apr 1, 2016
- Premiered: Winter 2016
- Broadcast: Fridays at 02:16 (JST)
- Producers: Pony Canyon, TBS, DAX Production, BS-TBS, Shogakukan, Lawson, RAY, U-NEXT, Nichion
- Licensors: Funimation
- Studios: feel.
- Source: Manga
- Genres: Comedy, Shounen, Slice of Life
- Duration: 24 min. per ep.
- Rating: PG-13 – Teens 13 or older