Nichijou (meaning Everyday) is a manga series created by Keiichi Arawi. It is also known as My Ordinary Life. The manga began its run in Kadokawa Shoten's magazine Shōnen Ace in December 2006 and ended in December 2015. An anime adaptation by Kyoto Animation aired in April 2011. The series follows a group of characters and various others as their lives are mundane one moment and bizarre the next.