Developed from a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Mogusu, “Koi to Yobu ni wa Kimochi Warui” or “It’s disgusting to call that love” or simply “Koikimo” is an animated love by age gap series that revolves around around the development of the connection between Ryou Amakusa, a beautiful womanizer in her twenties, and Ichika Arima, a normal 17-year-old high school student. They met when Ichika saved Ryou from a fall down the stairs. After realizing that Ichika has a down-to-earth personality, Ryou falls in love with her, much to the young woman’s shame.
The anime premiered on streaming sites on March 29, 2021. Here’s everything you need to know about the next installment in the series.
koi to yobu ni wa episode 5 release date
Episode 5 of “Koi to Yobu ni wa,” titled “Pilgrimage,” will air on streaming sites on April 26, 2021. The episodes will air on digital platforms one week before their official broadcast on Japanese television channels. AT-X, Tokyo MX, UHB, MRT, GTV, GYT and BS Fuji. Studio Nomad developed the series, with Shunsuke Saitou serving as producer. Naomi Nakayama led the production team, while Yuuko Kakihara was the main writer. Hiroaki Tsutsumi composed the music and Mariko Fujita designed the characters and led the animation team. ACE COLLECTION sang the opening song “Monochrome City” and Maruritoryuuga performed the closing song “Rinaria”.
Where to watch Koi to Yobu ni wa season 1 online?
Viewers can watch episodes of “Koi to Yobu ni wa” with original Japanese sound and English subtitles on Crunchyroll. The episodes can also be seen on VRV. Amazon Prime is streaming the series in Japan.
Koi to Yobu ni wa Episode 5 Spoilers
In episode 4, Ichika, Ryo, Satsuki, and Ruri discuss the types of men they like, and Ichika bluntly describes someone the exact opposite of Ryou. Satsuki realizes that the person Ichika just described actually looks like Tamaru, which embarrasses her friend. At Ryou’s workplace, he is rumored to be dating an older teacher after one of his colleagues overhears him talking about school with Ichika.
At school, Tamaru helps Ichika carry easels to the school warehouse. Obviously, his encounter with Ryou impressed him. He asks Ichika and Ryo what is going on between Ichika and Ryou. It is Ryo who gives him a satisfactory answer and warns him against his brother.
As Christmas approaches, Ryo helps Ichika and Ryou buy gifts. They realize the help she has given them and decide to spend New Year’s Eve with her. In episode 5, Ichika was able to travel to Okinawa to visit a religious site. There he could meet someone his age and bond with him. Hearing this could worry Ryou.