Through the latest edition of the Weekly Shōnen Magazinethe manga Gotoubun no Hanayome (The Quintessential Quintuplets) announced that it will launch an additional chapter in the month of May, it will be titled “Chapter 122 + 1” and narrate what happened after the end of the original work.
The chapter will be included in the “Volume 14.5“, which will also bring production material from the upcoming film. Let us remember that the feature film will have its premiere on May 20 in theaters in Japan, we still do not have information on its distribution in Latin America.
Negi Haruba is the author of the original work and began publishing his manga in August 2017 through the magazine Weekly Shōnen Magazineowned by the publisher Kodansha.
The anime premiered in 2019 and had 12 episodes produced by the studios. Tezuka Productions and a second season premiered in 2021 under the production of the studios Bibury Animation Studios.
Synopsis for Gotoubun no Hanayome
Fuutarou Uesugi is an excellent high school student, but he leads a difficult life. His aloof personality and lonely nature have left him friendless, and his father is in debt, forcing his family to struggle to survive. One day during lunch break, Uesugi argues with a transfer student who has claimed “her seat” from her, causing them both to dislike each other.
That same day, he is presented with a golden opportunity to pay off his family’s debt: a private tutoring job for the daughter of a wealthy family, with a salary five times the market rate. He accepts the proposal, but is horrified to discover that the client, Itsuki Nakano, is the girl he’s confronted earlier!
After unsuccessfully trying to get Itsuki’s approval, Uesugi discovers that his problems don’t end there: Itsuki is actually a quintuplet, so in addition to her, he must also be tutor to her sisters: Miku, Yotsuba, Nino, and Ichika. “That, despite the very real threat of failing, they want nothing to do with a tutor. However, his family’s livelihood is at stake, so Uesugi goes ahead, steadfast in his determination to rid the sisters of their hatred for studying and lead them successfully to graduation.