It’s official! The Girlfriend, Girlfriend anime will return to our screens as Kanojo Mo Kanojo Season 2 is already in the works. The announcement for the second season’s production was posted alongside a teaser visual on the anime’s official website and Twitter account. This news brings excitement to fans as the first season received positive ratings.
The exact Girlfriend, Girlfriend Season 2 release date, as well as the production team and other details of the upcoming season, will be announced in due time.
Kanojo mo Kanojo cast, production staff, and new teaser visual
The Girlfriend, Girlfriend romantic comedy anime premiered in Japan on July 3, 2021. It received the best new anime of summer 2021 as voted by fans.
Satoshi Kuwabara directed the first season with production by Studio Tezuka. Keiichiro Ochi handled the series composition, while character designs and animation direction is credited to Akiko Toyoda. Art direction is by Masami Saito, and the music production of the first season is credited to Music Miki Sakurai, Sayaka Aoki, and Tatsuhiko Saiki.
Check out the new visual unveiled in honor of the Kanojo mo Kanojo anime:
The main cast of the anime that will likely be returning for the second season includes:
- Ayane Sakura as Saki Saki
- Azumi Waki as Nagisa Minase
- Junya Enoki as Naoya Mukai
- Ayana Taketatsu as Rika Hoshizaki
- Rie Takahashi as Shino Kiryū
More details will be posted once revealed by the Kanojo Mo Kanojo team.
Kanojo Mo Kanojo manga, Season 1 synopsis, and more
The Girlfriend, Girlfriend anime is an adaptation of the manga written and illustrated by Hiroyuki. The manga was published by Kodansha USA and began serialization in March 2020 in Kodansha’s Weekly Shōnen magazine. It currently has twelve tankōbon volumes.
The plot is as follows:
The protagonist, Naoya, is a first-year in high school. He asks out Saki, a girl he has been in love with, and she agrees to be his girlfriend. He’s currently on cloud nine. But then, a beautiful girl named Nagisa comes up to Naoya one day and tells him she wants to go out with him. Naoya feels himself wavering because Nagisa is such a good girl, and he comes to a decision! A new kind of romcom from a rather unexpected decision is about to begin!
The first season of the romantic comedy anime with its sub and dub is available for streaming on Crunchyroll.