News Crunchyroll Adds You and Me/Kimi to Boku 2 TV Anime
posted on 2012-03-30 12:09 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
The media site Crunchyroll announced on Friday that it will begin streaming the You and Me season 2 (Kimi to Boku 2) television anime sequel on Monday at 1:00 p.m. EDT. The second season will run for 13 episodes and premiere in Japan on the same day.
The anime will be available to Crunchyroll premium members worldwide except in Japan. It will be available to free members in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, the Netherlands, Norway, and Sweden. The site began streaming the first season of the Kimi to Boku television anime series in October.
Kiichi Hotta's original manga and its anime adaptation follow the lives of four teenaged boys — the good-looking twins Yuta and Yuki Asaba, the effeminate Shun Matsuoka, and the class head Kaname Tsukahara — who have known each other for most of their lives. Their friendship has its ups and downs, but they remain close right into high school. A half-Japanese transfer student named Chizuru Tachibana joins their group and adds a new dynamic to the everyday adolescent friendships depicted in this comedic anime.
The manga began in Gangan Powered magazine in 2004, and it moved to Monthly G Fantasy in 2009. The 11th compiled book volume shipped on Tuesday. The manga is unrelated to the similarly titled Flash anime and live-action film Kimi to Boku from Shigeto Yamagara.
Image © Image © Kiichi Hotta/Square Enix, Project Kimitoboku
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