The TV anime adaptation of Negi Haruba’s 5-toubun no Hanayome (The Quintessential Quintuplets) manga series is getting a second season. The series second season was announced during event the original cast held at Yurakucho Yomiuri Hall in Tokyo.
Negi Haruba been serializing The Quintessential Quintuplets (5-Tōbun no Hanayome) weekly in Kodansha’s Weekly Shōnen Magazine since August 2017. The manga received an anime television series adaptation by Tezuka Productions which aired from January 10 to March 28, 2019.
Japanese high school student Futaro Uesugi has achieved excellent grades but leads a difficult life otherwise: no mother, no friends, and a father struggling with large debts while Futaro and his younger sister Raiha struggle to make ends meet.
An opportunity presents itself when the rich Nakano family arrives in his school and Futaro is hired as a highly-paid tutor, but he discovers his five charges — charming identical quintuplet sisters of varied personalities — have in common zero interest in studying and abysmal grades. Some of the quintuplets are against having an unknown male in their apartment, but Futaro’s diligent tenacity gradually convinces those girls to accept him and to improve their grades.
Moreover, through a flashforward, it turns out that Futaro will marry one of the sisters, but during his tutoring, all five of them fall in love with him. So, who will be his bride?