Kiss him not me season 2 also known as ‘Watashi Ga Motete Dousunda’ is a Japanese animation series that comes under the genre of romance, and comedy released in 2016 as 12 episodes. The Japanese animation series was based on a famous Manga series of the same name written and illustrated by Junko, who is popular for her works such as Kimi note and Under the umbrella with you, and many more. The manga series was released in 2013 and soon after its success the Tokyo-based Japanese animation company which holds a legacy of 25 years in the animation history of Japan- the ‘Brains Base’ decided to make it into an animation series in 2015. The animation is famous for some notable contributions to Japanese animation history such as Duel masters king, Rin-ne, and To you eternity.
The series was written by Japanese screenwriter Michiko Yokete’, the person behind Cowboy Bebop (1999) and Bermuda Triangle, etc., and the series was directed by Hiroshi Ishiodori who has been a part of the series Duel Master King with the association with Brains Base. The series aired through BS-TBS, a well-known Japanese satellite broadcasting agency from October 6 to December 22 of 2016.
Kiss Him Not Me Season 2 About
The series follows the life of a high school-going girl named Kae Serinama who was a chubby and a hard-core fan of the hero of the animation series ‘Mirage Saga’ known as ‘Shiron’ and obsessed with BL also known as Boy’s Love. But after the death of Shiron, the protagonist of the series, Kae’s life was changed overall mentally and physically. Then her life revolves around her high school life which she had fantasized about.
Kiss Him Not Me Season 2 Plot
Kae Serinama is a high school-going who is obsessed with watching anime and a walking dreamer who dreams of having a pretty loving high school life with a lot of boyfriends and their fights over winning the love and attention her just like in anime which she is sees. And she always fantasizes about her boy classmates as her boyfriends and how they would fight for winning her love. But honestly, all of it was her dream, because of her not-so-skinny body without any particular shapes most of the boys don’t care about her.
But soon after the death of Shiron, the protagonist of the series, Kae was drowned in sadness and depression which caused her to give up food and because of that she barely ate food for a week. But things got different when she began to come to school after recovering from the loss. Now she looks like a typical anime actress and model because her body shape changed a lot. Now her high school life is exactly like those in her dreams and her handsome classmates have begun to give her attention and make things to attract her attention.
There are classmates named Yusuke Igarashi, Hozomu Manashima, Hayato Shinomiya, and Asuma Mutsumi along with Shima Nishina who have begun competing to try their best in catching Kae’s love and these 4 boys are different from each other by their character and their attitude. From playing soccer to being a popular boy to being cold-hearted and accepting they differ from each other. And they all began to express their feelings towards Kae but she is now pretty confused and doesn’t know what to do because it’s very hard to seem to manage all of them and she couldn’t or wish to decline all of them. And suddenly one day when her favorite manga series ‘mirage saga’ had announced the return of Shion in a spin-off of the series which led things to begin complicated.
Kiss Him Not Me Season 2 Cast
The main and protagonist cast list of the Japanese version of the series includes Yuu Kobayashi as Kae Serinama, Ono Yuuki as Yusuke Igarashi, Shimazaki Noburaga as Asuma mutsumi, Yuichi Nakamura as Kasuma Mutsumi, Keisuke Koumoto as Nozomu Nanashima, Yoshitsugu Matsuoko as Hayato Shinomaya and Miyuki Sawashiro as Shima Nishina also Daisuke Namakiwa as Shion.
The English version of the series’s cast list includes Jeannie Tirado as Kae Serinama, Alejandro Saab as Yusuke Igarashi, Orion Pitts as Nozomu Nanashima, Justin Briner as Hayato Shinomaya, David Wald as Asuma Mutsumi, Michelle Rojas as Shima Nishina and Ricco Fajardo as Kazuma Mutsumi.
Kiss Him Not Me Season 2 Release Date
The anime series is very different from any other comedy-romance genre anime series because of its freshness and quality in making. Especially the light-hearted character placements, their development, and their decent storyline with fun and comedy aspects as well. And for sure it was a fantastic anime series for hardcore anime lovers and indeed it is a treat and celebration for those anime lovers out there.
According to the latest reports from the creators and streaming platform giant Netflix, they didn’t commence any further discussions for a second season. As speaking on behalf of a second season, the series is an adaption of the manga series of the same name which I was mentioned above is only covered half of the storyline. This means there are still some high possible chances for a renewed season of the series.
And soon after the anime series’s release, its popularity was raised more than the actual count. But still, there are no other pieces of information are available officially regarding a new season of the series. It must be because of the not gaining much above rich popularity of the series compared to other contemporary series of Netflix. As far as a new season of the series is concerned, one can expect any news soon because Netflix’s Tudum events and Netflix Geeked events are happening around the corner, so indeed the possibilities are high.
Kiss Him Not Me Season 2 Trailer
Watch the trailer of season 1 here.
Where To Watch Kiss Him Not Me Season 2?
The anime series is available to watch in English and Japanese audio with English subtitles on Netflix.