About the upcoming season of The Quintessential Quintuplets
The Quintessential Quintuplets is one of the ‘Harem‘ type anime but a little different from other that type of anime. And you can’t see the story of following quintuplets in other anime. And also unlike other Harem anime, there was no excessive fanservice and anime focused more on the development of the characters.
Although this anime seems relaxing and funny, there are romance senses of the protagonist and the relationship between quintuplets. After watching the first season, fans will be curious about the one who is married from quintuplets and can’t guess one of the same five girls. Thankfully, ‘The Quintessential Quintuplets’ season 2 is going to release in January 2021 which is originally scheduled in October 2020 and delayed due to COVID 19 Pandemic.
The anime of the first season directly adapted the manga of ‘The Quintessential Quintuplets’, the same as the anime but in season 2, there will be unexpected change. The anime production studio is changed from Tezuka Studio to Bibury Animation Studio. Since anime is scheduled to be 51 episodes and the anime is not going to be adapted directly from the manga. So, the studio will be busy with renewing the anime. Moreover, fans who already finish the manga will also want to watch the new season of anime because of the change of source materials.
The plot follows the male protagonist, a high school student Fuutaro Uesugi‘s daily life. He is an ideal student who is excellent at studies and exam grades at school. But he has no friends because of his personality and his selfish behaviour. On the other hand, he leads a difficult life: his mother has died since he is a child, he lives with his sister and father in a small apartment. And on top of all, his father has to pay a large amount of debt.
Fortunately, one day he got the job of tutor with a high salary for the girl from a rich family who is the new transfer student to his school. Later, he realized she was one of the identical quintuplet siblings of varied personalities. But they have the same, not interest in studying at all.
At first, he struggled to make a good relationship with quintuplets and to help study but everything starts to change a little by a little after they start to spend time together. He keeps a photo of a girl who was his inspiration to study. He met with her in Kyoto while he was in his sixth grade and later she is one of the quintuplet sisters who is not revealed until the end of the manga.
The quintuplet sisters are the female protagonists. And they are all physically identical with blue eyes, cute faces, and elegant figures but have different hairstyles. They were born on May 5 and live together in a rich grand apartment. They considered themselves five parts of one whole, a philosophy given by their passed away mother. The sisters are experts at impersonating each other and often do so for pranks or convenience.
She is the eldest sister with short hair. Despite she likes sleeping and keeping her room chaotically messing, she acts like a responsible older sister with caring thoughtful, and wise. She wants to become a movie actress. So, she used most of her time focus on acting career thinking to quit both studying and schooling.
The second older sister who has very long hair with two butterfly-style accessories on both sides. Although she is kind and friendly with her sisters, she only shows an ill-tempered face and aggressive personality to other people. Due to her poor eyesight, she has been wearing contact lenses for the last three years.
The third older sister and she has medium length hair with emotionless eyes. She always wears a headphone around her neck and always has a quiet personality. She has an interest in warlords in specific eras of Japanese history.
The fourth sister with medium length hair and a green ribbon styled into two vertical ears. She is always cheerful, friendly, and good at sports. Sometimes, her constantly active personality annoys others.
The youngest sister with two twirling long hair and two-star accessories beside her eyes. She studies seriously but only got low grades because of her method of studying needs improvement. She has two personality: she is always friendly with people around her and classmates but when she sees Futaro, she becomes in aggressive mode due to his past insult to her.