Since the end of its broadcast, the multimedia franchise based on Kanojo’s manga, Okarishimasu (Rent A Girlfriend), announced that a special event will be held on February 28. Important announcements are expected during its making, such as details and promotional material for the second season of the anime. Additionally, author Reiji Miyajima revealed the cover of a manga that will be distributed during the event, titled Kiss to Kanojo.
Reiji Miyajima began publication of the manga through Kodansha publisher’s Weekly Shonen Magazine in July 2017. The publisher published the eighteenth compiled volume on November 17 in Japan and its most current report indicated that it had exceeded 7 million. copies in circulation.
The play inspired a twelve-episode anime adaptation produced by TMS Entertainment studios, under the direction of Kazuomi Koga and scripts written by Mitsutaka Hirota, released in July 2020. Production of a second season is confirmed, however, not confirmed. details have been revealed to date.
Synopsis of Kanojo, Okarishimasu
Kazuya Kinoshita is a 20-year-old college student who has a wonderful girlfriend: the brilliant Mami Nanami. But suddenly, not anymore. Without warning, Mami breaks up with him, leaving him heartbroken and lonely. Seeking to ease her pain, he hires a bride for hire through an online application. Her partner is Chizuru Mizuhara, who through her incomparable beauty and her cute demeanor, manages to win Kazuya’s affection.
But after reading similar experiences from other clients Chizuru had had, Kazuya is sure that her caring personality and warm smile from her were just an act to play with her heart, and he rates her poorly. Aggravated, Chizuru criticizes him for her shameless hypocrisy, revealing her true temperal personality. However, this one-sided exchange is interrupted when Kazuya discovers that his grandmother has collapsed.
They run to the hospital and find Kazuya’s grandmother already in good condition. Puzzled by Chizuru’s presence, Grandma asks who this girl could be. On impulse, Kazuya introduces her as her real girlfriend, forcing Chizuru to play the role of her. But with Kazuya still anchored to Mami, how long can this difficult client and the reluctant rental girlfriend be able to keep up his performance?