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Season 2 of the TV anime Girlfriend, Girlfriend began airing in October.
This time, the synopsis and scene previews for episode 17 (Season 2, ep. 5) have been released.
[Episode 17 (Season 2, ep. 5): “Getting Ready with the Girlfriends”]
The day after the fireworks festival, a set of camping gear and a free campsite coupon arrive at the Mukai residence after being won by Saki. When the group arrives at the campsite, they decide their respective responsibilities and get ready to camp, with Naoya setting up the tent and Nagisa in charge of cooking. Shino, meanwhile, is still scolding Saki about the two-timing nature of her relationship.
Some time passes, and everyone is totally unsure of what to do, since a lack of camping experience prevents them from getting anything ready. Just then, however, Rika and her younger sister Risa make a stunning appearance! It turns out this whole camping situation was set up by Rika…
Scenario: Keiichirō Ōchi / Storyboard･Unit Director: Hitoyuki Matsui
General Animation Directors: Mayumii Watanabe, Masahiro Momo, Haruka Shigematsu, Kimiharu Asayama
Animation Directors: Sonomi Aramaki, Kōichi Konno, Kazuaki Makida, Mayumi Watanabe, Kazuyuki Ikai, Kōhei Takahashi
■Episode 17 Video Preview
This neo-standard romantic comedy gets a second season!
TV anime Girlfriend, Girlfriend Season 2
After their trip to the hot spring, Naoya and the others decide that Saki and Nagisa will continue to have a shared relationship with Naoya on even footing with each other.
Milika joins the group and is the first to kiss Naoya, and Shino also joins, secretly in love with Naoya as well. All five of them go out together to enjoy their summer vacation, and the stage of love is set to feature a fireworks festival, camping, and then a trip to Okinawa… and Milika’s younger sister Risa also makes her debut.
Season 2 of this neo-standard love comedy begins, and the sparks of love are sure to fly as everyone dons their swimsuits, intent on making the most of their summer vacation!
Broadcasting began on October 6, 2023 (Fri.) on MBS / TBS/ BS-TBS stations nationwide in the “Animeism” programming block!
MBS from October 6, every Friday from 26:23
TBS from October 6, every Friday from 26:23
BS-TBS from October 6, every Friday from 27:00
ABEMA Premium from October 6, every Friday from 26:23
ABEMA from October 6, every Friday from 26:53
AT-X from October 8, every Sunday from 22:30, etc.
d Anime Store from October 10, every Tuesday from 26:23
*Please note that the times and dates are subject to change without notice.
Original Creator: Hiroyuki (Kodansha “Weekly Shonen Magazine”)
Director: Takatoshi Suzuki
Series Composition: Keiichirō Ōchi
Scenario: Keiichirō Ōchi, Kazuhiko Inukai
Character Designer: Shōko Hagiwara
Background Art: Masakazu Miyake (Marvy Jack)
Color Design: Haruko Seto
Camera Director: Noriko Wada (Tplus)
Editor: Yumiko Nakaba
Sound Director: Satoshi Motoyama
Sound Production: HALF H･P STUDIO
Music: Kanade Sakuma, Tatsuhiko Saiki, Miki Sakurai, Junko Nakajima
Music Production: Nichion
Music Cooperation: Myrica Music
Opening Theme: Hikari Kodama “Dramatic ni Koi shitai”
Ending Theme: ClariS “Forira”
Animation Production: SynergySP
Naoya Mukai: Junya Enoki
Saki Saki: Ayane Sakura
Nagisa Minase: Azumi Waki
Rika Hoshizaki: Ayana Taketatsu
Shino Kiryu: Rie Takahashi
Risa Hoshizaki: Aoi Koga
[Original Work Info]
All 16 volumes of the original manga series Girlfriend, Girlfriend are now available!
Author: Hiroyuki (Kodansha’s “Weekly Shonen Magazine”)
Original Work Official X (Formerly Twitter): @kanokano_kc
(C) Hiroyuki・Kodansha / Girlfriend, Girlfriend Production Committee 2023