Rent a girlfriend is a Japanese manga series. It is illustrated and written by Reiji Miyajima. It has adapted for anime by TMS Entertainment and aired from July to September. The manga has serialized in Kodansha’s weekly shonen magazine since July 2017. It has compiled in 17 volumes and the last one was released in September 2020. An anime television series aired from July to September 2020. A second season has been announced.
A spin-off manga series, titled Kanojo, also written and illustrated by Miyajima, has been serialized in Kodansha’s Magazine Pocket app since June 21, 2020. The series focuses on the character Sumi Sakurasawa. It has been compiled into a single volume as of September 2020.
On the occasion of the 3rd anniversary of the original serialization, an exhibition will be held. Rent-a-Girlfriend exhibition will be going to held in Tokyo. The venue will be at Yurakucho Marui, Tokyo. Dates will be from 10th October which is Saturday to 26th October Monday 2020. Another one will be at the Osaka venue at Abeno Harukas Kintetsu Honten. And the dates will be from 24th December which is Thursday to 4th January which is Monday, 2021.
The event will be going to display original manga work by Reiji Miyajima. Apart from these special videos will be there and a variety of merchandise products will be there for selling purposes. These items include Freesia staff T-shirt which is worn by Chizuru. Apart from these pillows, keychains and many staff will be available. Don’t miss out on the wide variety of merchandise on display.
Also, participants will receive a card personally drawn by Reiji Miyajima. And it will be available in the exhibition and with a total of 4 patterns.
Period: Oct. 10 (Sat.) – Oct. 26 (Mon.), 2020
Event Time: 11:00 to 20:00 (10/26 to 17:00)
Venue: Yurakucho Marui 8F Event Space
(2-7-1 Yurakucho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo)
Advance tickets: ¥1,300 / Day tickets: ¥1,500
Apart from these stay tuned to the official website of the anime.