O Maidens in Your Savage Season
|Maidens of the Savage Season|
|File:Maidens of the Savage Season volume 1 cover.jpg|
Cover of O Maidens in Your Savage Season volume 1 by Kodansha
(Araburu Kisetsu no Otome-domo yo)
|Genre||Coming of age|
|Written by||Mari Okada|
|Illustrated by||Nao Emoto|
|Magazine||Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine|
|Original run||December 2016 – present|
|Anime television series|
|Directed by||Masahiro Ando|
|Written by||Mari Okada|
|Music by||Moe Hyūga|
|Original network||MBS, TBS, BS-TBS, AT-X|
|Original run||July 5, 2019 – present|
O Maidens in Your Savage Season (荒ぶる季節の乙女どもよ。 Araburu Kisetsu no Otome-domo yo) is a Japanese manga series written by Mari Okada and illustrated by Nao Emoto. It has been serialized in Kodansha's shōnen manga magazine Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine since December 2016 and has been collected in six tankōbon volumes. The manga is licensed in English by Kodansha USA and began publication digitally under the Kodansha Comics imprint from April 2019. An anime television series adaptation by Lay-duce premiered on July 5, 2019 on the Animeism programming block.
- Kazusa Onodera (小野寺和紗 Onodera Kazusa)
- Voiced by: Hiyori Kono
- The main character of this work. Sugawara's best friend and Izumi and Momoko's childhood friend. Since childhood, she has been in love with Izumi, but all this time she was afraid to take a step forward, while the mockery of more popular classmates did not motivate her to be more active in an attempt to attract his attention. However, as the story progresses, she notices that Izumi is clearly sexually attracted to Sugawara’s outstanding beauty and tenderness.
- Niina Sugawara (菅原新菜 Sugawara Niina)
- Voiced by: Chika Anzai
- Kazusa's best friend, a melancholic girl who the guys call a "crane" because of her fragile beauty. Initially, Niina ignores the boys because of an harassment's experience in her childhood, but gradually begins to develop feelings for Izumi because of his caring and kindness. Thus, her loyalty to her best friend and their common love of one boy quickly becomes one of the main conflicts in the series. She gets along well with Momoko, who quickly becomes her friend because of her adoration and unconscious romantic feelings for Sugawara.
- Momoko Sudō (須藤百々子 Sudō Momoko)
- Voiced by: Momo Asakura
- Shy girl and friend of Kazusa. Initially, she, like other girls, begins to be interested in relationships with guys, but as the story progresses, she is becoming more and more aware of her desire and interest in other girls, that the first time she perceives as a simple misunderstanding of the reasons for the girl's interest in guys. Subsequently, she begins to develop one-sided crush on Sugawara, whose potential feelings for Izumi are causing her deep depression.
- Hitoha Hongō (本郷ひと葉 Hongō Hitoha)
- Voiced by: Tomoyo Kurosawa
- A mysterious short girl who writes novels, including erotica. She maintains a relationship as Hitoto-san with Milo-san in an online adults chatroom. When her publisher describes her first novel as if it was written by a virgin 40 year old man, she decides to gain sexual experience and arranges to meet up with Milo, discovering his identity as a member of the school faculty.
- Rika Sonezaki (曾根崎り香 Sonezaki Rika)
- Voiced by: Sumire Uesaka
- The president of a literary club, a tall, prudish girl who is ashamed of her interest in the opposite sex because of her strict upbringing and serious nature. Nevertheless, in spite of her purism, she gets the most healthy relationship with guys compared to other girls.
- Izumi Norimoto (典元泉 Norimoto Izumi)
- Voiced by: Shimba Tsuchiya
- The only main male character, Kazusa's childhood friend and subject of interest from her and Sugawara. A kind and caring young guy, he doesn't have any sexual experience or knowledge about love in general, therefore his problems with the differentiation of love and sexual attraction quickly become the cause of a love triangle and a conflict between him and two girls.
- Tomoaki Yamagishi (山岸知明 Yamagishi Tomoaki)
- Voiced by: Jun Fukuyama
- A young male teacher who is roped into being the advisor for the Literature Club by Hitoha, in the absence of their former advisor and imminent disbanding. Hitoha later seems to develop a relationship with him that he is highly reluctant of.
- Shun Amagiri (天城駿 Amagiri Shun)
- Voiced by: Yūya Hirose
- Hisashi Saegusa (三枝久 Saegusa Hisashi)
- Voiced by: Shunsuke Sakuya
- Sonoe Jūjō (十条園絵 Jūjō Sonoe)
- Voiced by: Haruka Tomatsu
- Satoshi Sugimoto (杉本悟 Sugimoto Satoshi)
- Voiced by: Natsuki Hanae
|No.||Japanese release date||Japanese ISBN||English release date||English ISBN|
|1||April 7, 2017||ISBN 978-4-06-395905-5||April 9, 2019||ISBN 9781642128475|
|2||August 9, 2017||ISBN 978-4-06-510108-7||June 18, 2019||ISBN 9781632368195|
|3||December 8, 2017||ISBN 978-4-06-510546-7||—||—|
|4||April 9, 2018||ISBN 978-4-06-511203-8||—||—|
|5||August 9, 2018||ISBN 978-4-06-512182-5||—||—|
|6||December 7, 2018||ISBN 978-4-06-513480-1||—||—|
An anime television series adaptation was announced on November 30, 2018. The series is animated by Lay-duce and directed by Masahiro Ando and Takurō Tsukada, with Mari Okada handling series composition, and Kaori Ishii designing the characters. Moe Hyūga is composing the music. The series premiered on July 5, 2019 on the Animeism programming block on MBS, TBS, and BS-TBS, as well as AT-X. CHiCO with Honeyworks will perform the series' opening theme song "Otome-domo yo", while Momo Asakura will perform the series' ending theme song "Yume Cinderella". Sentai Filmworks has licensed the series worldwide excluding Asia, Germany, France, and Australia.
|No.||Title||Original air date|
|1||"The Taste of Her Pork Miso Soup"|
Transcription: "Tonjiru no aji" (Japanese: 豚汁の味)
|July 5, 2019|
|2||"Es Ee Ecks"|
Transcription: "Esuibatsu" (Japanese: えすいばつ)
|July 12, 2019|
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