After a week of its launch in the Japanese market, the second Blu-ray / DVD compilation package of the second season of the animated adaptation of Gotoubun no Hanayome ((The fundamental quintuplets), a total of 3,950 copies sold.

The package was released in Japan on April 21st and contains the fourth through sixth episodes of this second season. The Blu-ray version is priced at 7,800 yen (about $ 75) and A total of 3,312 copies were soldwhile the DVD version is priced at 6,800 yen (about $ 65) and A total of 638 copies were sold. Benefits include a number of special illustrations, sketches of the character Nino Nakano, and a copy of their answers in the final exam.

On the other hand, this second season of the animated adaptation of the franchise aired during the winter season 2021 (January-March) and had a total of twelve episodes while the platform Crunchyroll took care of its distribution in the west. At the end of the broadcast, the production of a sequel was confirmed, which is an animated film and will be released in 2022.

Production team

  • Kaori Fujita ((Endro ~ !, Miira no Kaikata, Yuyushiki) took over the direction of the second season in the studios Bibury animation studios, replace Satoshi Kuwabara is already studying Tezuka Productions.
  • Keiichirou Ouchi ((Adachi to Shimamura, Kanojo mo Kanojo, Machikado Mazoku) was responsible for writing and monitoring the scripts.
  • Masato Katsumata ((Azur Lane, Fate / Stay Night Film: Heaven's Feel - I. Presage Flower) was responsible for the character design and the direction of animation.

Synopsis of Gotoubun no Hanayome

Fuutarou Uesugi is an excellent student, but his life is difficult. His distant personality and lonely nature have left him without friends, and his father is in debt, forcing his family to struggle for survival. One day, during her lunch break, Uesugi argues with a transfer student who has claimed “her place”, which leads to the two not liking each other. On the same day, he is given the unique opportunity to pay off his family's debts: private tuition for the daughter of a wealthy family with a salary five times the market price. He accepts the suggestion but is horrified to find out that the customer Itsuki Nakano is the girl he was previously confronted with!

After Uesugi tries unsuccessfully to get Itsuki's approval, he discovers that his problems don't end there: Itsuki is actually a quintuple, so he has to teach her sisters alongside her: Miku, Yotsuba, Nino and Ichika. "That despite the very real risk of failure, they don't want to have anything to do with a tutor." His family's livelihoods are at stake, however, and Uesugi is determined to rid the sisters of his hatred of college and graduate successfully.

(c) 委員会 場 ね ぎ ・ 講 講 社 / 「「 五 等分 の 花嫁 ∬ 」製作 委員会

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