As the Moon, So Beautiful Is Canceled And Season 2 Won't Happen on Tokyo MX

December 15, 2018


Tokyo MX

As the Moon, So Beautiful
As the Moon, So Beautiful Next Season Release Date: TBA
Tsuki ga Kirei or Tsukigakirei, also known as "as the moon, so beautiful" is a romantic anime series that was launched on April 6, 2017, on Tokyo MX and was later broadcast on MBS, BS11, TVA, and other Japanese television networks. The anime is created by the Feel studio (that was established by ex-Studio Pierrot staff), directed by Seiji Kishi, and is based on the original screenplay written by Yuuko Kakihara. FUNimation has licensed the anime series in North America. It is available for online video streaming through Crunchyroll and other websites.

It's worth noting that the romantic anime has a pretty high score on MyAnimeList (7.83 ~ 12,000 votes). The viewers of Crunchyroll have rated the series at 4.6 out of 5 stars.


This is a story of a pure and innocent love that embraces us in our youth. Akane Mizuno is a participant of the school running team. Her soul belongs to the track. Her father is forced to regularly change the places of stay due to his job. Therefore, the family was forced to move to a small town one more time. Thus, Akane faced with her moving to another school. Despite her temper at home, she changes her behavior at school, where she turns into a modest pupil who takes care of other students.

Kotaro Azumi is the president of the local literature club. He adores the books and is dreaming of becoming a writer someday. He was related to the province life since his childhood. He also participated in a band performing the traditional Japanese music. Azumi is careless and thus doesn't take his education seriously. Therefore, he can't boast with the impressive assessments.

They both encounter each other when became third-year students being the classmates. Together with their friends, they sense the deep internal changes and are making their first attempts to prepare for the adulthood.

As the Moon, So Beautiful is being canceled on Tokyo MX and thereby will not return for a next season. Unfortunately, this is the official data.


Upcoming Premieres

As the Moon, So Beautiful List of Episodes

As the Moon, So Beautiful Season 1+

#TitleRelease Date
01x12And ThenJune 29, 2017
01x11An Encouragement of LearningJune 22, 2017
01x10The Setting SunJune 15, 2017
01x09The Wind RisesJune 8, 2017
01x08Vita-SexualisJune 1, 2017
01x07Hold Back Nothing When Taking LoveMay 25, 2017
01x06Run, Melos!May 11, 2017
01x05KokoroMay 4, 2017
01x04Passing ShowerApril 27, 2017
01x03Howling at the MoonApril 20, 2017
01x02A Handful of SandApril 13, 2017
01x01Spring and Hard TimesApril 6, 2017