The official website for the anime adaptation of the manga "Masamune-kun no Revenge" by Hazuki Takeoka and illustrated by Tiv has just released the second promotional video for its second season, titled "Masamune-kun no Revenge R". And guess what? The premiere is set for July 3rd in Japan.

Now, let's talk about this trailer. It not only gives us a sneak peek into the upcoming season but also treats us to some fantastic music. Ayaka Ohashi will be performing the opening theme called "Please, Please!" while Choucho will bring us the closing theme titled "Twilight Little Star". Talk about getting us pumped up for the new season!

The Journey of a Broken Heart: "Masamune-kun no Revenge"

For those who don't know, "Masamune-kun no Revenge" started its manga journey back in October 2012 and concluded in June 2018. The story follows Masamune Makabe, who, as a child, faced rejection from a rich and beautiful girl named Aki Adagaki, who cruelly nicknamed him "Piggy" because of his chubby appearance. Determined to seek revenge, Masamune works hard to transform himself into an incredibly handsome, albeit narcissistic, high school student.

When he encounters Aki once again, he's ready to make her pay. With the help of Aki's maid, Yoshino Koiwai, Masamune slowly begins to build a relationship with her, with the intention of breaking her heart when the time is right. But as his friendship with Aki grows, Masamune starts to question his twisted plans and whether carrying them out is truly what his heart desires.

A Fusion of Talent and Creativity in "Masamune-kun no Revenge" Anime Adaptation

The anime adaptation of "Masamune-kun no Revenge" premiered in January 2017, consisting of twelve episodes. And guess what?

  • The same director, Mirai Minato, who worked on "Maou Gakuin no Futekigousha: Shijou Saikyou no Maou no Shiso, Tensei shite Shison-tachi no Gakkou e Kayou"and "Itai no wa Iya nano de Bougyoryoku ni Kyokufuri Shitai to Omoimasu." is returning to helm the project at SILVER LINK studios.
  • Michiko Yokote, known for her work on "ReLIFE", "Prison School", and "Cowboy Bebop", is back to handle the writing and script supervision.
  • Yuki Sawairi will take charge of character design and animation direction, having previously worked on anime such as "Kenja no Mago", "Itai no wa Iya nano de Bougyoryoku ni Kyokufuri Shitai to Omoimasu", and "Jahy-sama wa Kujikenai!"
  • As for the music, Tatsuya Katou, known for his compositions in "Mirai Nikki", "Shokugeki no Souma", and "Dr. Stone", is returning to work on the soundtrack.

Synopsis for Masamune-kun's Revenge

Our protagonist, Masamune Makabe, had a rough start in life. As a child, he faced rejection from a rich and beautiful girl named Aki Adagaki. She even gave him the unflattering nickname of "little pig" due to his chubby appearance. Ouch! But rather than wallowing in self-pity, Masamune decides to channel his inner strength and embark on a journey of self-improvement. And let me tell you, his transformation is jaw-dropping!

Fast forward to high school, and Masamune returns as a stunningly handsome young man. But here's the kicker: he's also developed a touch of narcissism along the way. Can you blame him? After all, he worked hard to become the best version of himself. And now, he's ready to seek revenge on Aki for the pain she caused him all those years ago. Talk about a spicy plot twist!

Enter Yoshino Koiwai, Aki's loyal servant who becomes Masamune's unexpected ally. With her guidance, Masamune starts to build a relationship with Aki, slowly but surely. His plan? To break her heart just as she broke his. Oh, the sweet taste of revenge! But as Masamune spends more time with Aki and their friendship deepens, he begins to question the true intentions behind his devious scheme. Is revenge really what his heart truly desires?

Now, I won't spoil all the surprises and secrets of "Masamune-kun's Revenge" for you. But let me tell you, this story is about much more than just payback. It's a journey of self-discovery, forgiveness, and the unexpected power of love. As Masamune's character evolves and he navigates the complexities of his emotions, you'll find yourself cheering him on and pondering the deeper meaning behind his actions.

So, why not dive into the pages of "Masamune-kun's Revenge" and join our charming protagonist on his quest for justice and, perhaps, even a change of heart? Prepare to be captivated by the adorable aesthetics and surprised by the twists and turns that lie ahead. Get ready to explore the transformative power of personal growth and the unforeseen paths that love can lead us on.


So, mark your calendars! Get ready for the return of "Masamune-kun no Revenge" on July 3rd. It's going to be a blast, and I can't wait to see what twists and turns await us in this revenge-fueled story.

Source: Comic Natalie

© Tiv:漫画 (著), 竹岡 葉月:原作 (著) / ICHIJINSHA 一迅社"

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