Should We Expect ‘Dagashi Kashi’ Season 2?
“Dagashi Kashi” is a television adaptation of a Japanese comedy-romance manga series of the same name that debuted on January 7, 2016, on TBS and was subsequently broadcast on CBC, SUN, and other Japanese television channels. An anime series is developed by the ‘Feel’ studio, directed by Shigehito Takayanagi, and is based on the original script written by Shigehito Takayanagi conjointly with Yasuko Kamo. Music by Tomotaka Osumi and Nobuaki Nobusawa. FUNimation has licensed the anime series in North America to simulcast on their website and via other video streaming services. Madman Entertainment has acquired the rights to broadcast in Australia.
The comedy series has received mostly favorable reviews from viewers. According to MyAnimeList, the comedy-romance anime series has an average score of 7.13 out of 10, based on over 86,000 user votes. On the FUNimation website the anime series has been rated at 4 stars of 5 by the viewers.
“Dagashi Kashi” Anime TV Series Summary
A storyline of the anime series revolves around a title character named Kokonotsu Shikada, who lives in a countryside town together with his father. His father Yō owns a small sweets store, and he wants that one day Kokonotsu inherited their family business, belonging to the family for centuries. Meanwhile, Kokonotsu himself dreams to become a manga artist. The series heroine Hotaru Shidare, is a successor of the big empire owned by her father. She is a cheerful girl, addicted to sweets and snacks. Once, Hotaru appears on the doorstep of Kokonotsu’s father’s sweets store, intending to persuade him to work in her father’s company. However, Yō has refused Hotaru’s offer, because he is not confident in the fact that Kokonotsu will continue to care of family business. Thus, Hotaru decides to remain with Kokonotsu and Yō in order to one day to persuade Yō to accept her offer. As a result, Hotaru is forced to convince Kokonotsu to inherit his family’s business, because in such case Yō most likely should accept her offer.
Chances for Season 2 and Notification of the Release Date
“Dagashi Kashi” season 1 kicked off on January 7, 2016. A first season of the series consists of twelve episodes. The sixth episode of the anime series titled “Chō himo Q to ohajiki to… Tokidoki makengumi” will air on February 18, 2016. At the moment, the ‘Feel’ studio hasn’t yet announced their plans concerning the renewal or cancellation of their comedy series. But we hope that “Dagashi Kashi” season 2 would take place. Most likely, chances for renewal will depend on the possible twists of plot. Because, at the moment we don’t know for sure whether Yō accept Hotaru’s offer or not. Anyway, we would prefer to wait for the official confirmation. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about the renewal or cancellation of the anime series, as well as about the “Dagashi Kashi” release date. Don’t miss the premiere! Subscribe to our notifications, using the form below.