Through their official Twitter account, the group The Peggies reported that the music video for the song “Centimeter (セ ン チ メ ー ト ル)” has exceeded six million views on YouTube. The video was posted on August 21, 2020, and was the opening theme for Kanojo's first season Okarishimasu (Rent A Girlfriend). «It has been a long time since we published. Recently, The Peggies has been working on a new project, watch for upcoming announcements. And the music video for “Centimeter” has surpassed six million views! Thank you very much! ”Wrote the account.
On the other hand, the manga written and illustrated by Reiji Miyajima has been published through the Kodansha publisher's Weekly Shonen Magazine since July 2017, with eighteen compiled volumes to date and more than seven million cumulative 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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