Through his official Twitter account, Kanojo manga author Okarishimasu (Rent A Girlfriend) Reiji Miyajima shared an update celebrating the multiple launches of the literary franchise: “Released Today! Kanojo Volume 19, Okarishimasu! Kanojo Volume 2, Hitomishirimasu! And the book with anime production material! All released today! Thank you all!".
The author subsequently shared a screenshot of Amazon's sales platform in Japan, noting that the nineteenth compiled volume of the main work quickly climbed to second place in sales. Second place on Amazon immediately this morning! Right after the most recent issue of Morning magazine! "
He also noted that the second compiled volume of the Sumi Sakurasawa-centric spin-off, Kanojo, Hitomishirimasu, reached the 16th position on the same list. "Sumi-chan also managed to enter the list, in position number 16!"
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 his pain, he hires a rented girlfriend through an online application. His partner is Chizuru Mizuhara, who through her incomparable beauty and 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 warmth smiles were just an act to play with her heart, and she rates it badly. 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 rush 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 carry on with his performance?
Source: Official Twitter Account
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