“My Roommate is a Cat” (aka Doukyonin wa Hiza, Tokidoki, Atama no Ue.) is a manga adaptation anime series in the Slice of life genre. Adapted from the manga written by Japanese manga writer Minatsuki and illustrated by Asu Futatsuya, the anime met with the audience on January 19, 2019. Zero-G studio-created anime licensed by Crunchyroll and Funimation. Originally aired weekly on AT-X, ABC, Tokyo MX, BS11 channels, the anime made its season finale on March 27, 2019, and consists of 12 episodes in total. We watched the last episode of the series called “You and I” and it has passed more than a year. Fans are still wondering; Will there be a second season?
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What is the Season 2 plotline of My Roommate is a Cat?
Our main characters are Subaru Mikazuki, the novelist who is shy and failing to get along with humans, and Haru, the street cat who has lived a difficult life so far. This is a story about their sudden start to live together and reflects the happiness of living together from both perspectives.
My Roommate is a Cat is a sweet anime that warms people up and creates a desire to adopt animals. The series gives information about cats’ thoughts; An educational and entertaining anime for those who want to have a cat. Fortunately, our characters got together at the end of the first season. Otherwise, it would be even more difficult to wait for the second season. We will continue to watch our friends’ new adventures and heartwarming story in a possible second season.
Will there be a second season of ‘My Roommate is a Cat’?
The anime has not yet been renewed for a second season. The fact that a long time has passed reduces expectations on this issue. The continuation of an anime series depends on popularity and source material availability. Let’s examine this situation for the sweet anime series.
Manga status of the anime
The manga series written by Minatsuki is ongoing. The manga series, which started broadcasting on Comic Polaris in June 2015, consists of 6 volumes. The manga series, which was last released in December 2019, does not provide enough source material for a second season. Sufficient resources for a second season will take several years if the manga series continues.
The popularity of the anime
Popularity is one of the most important criteria for a sequence to have a sequel. The anime series currently has an average score on IMDb and other rating platforms, even better than most anime. According to our metrics, the anime’s popularity score is 62.1%; you can see the other popularity scores on our anime page. This score is critical for a second season but not hopeless.
As a result, the lack of sufficient resource material reduces our chances of seeing the new season for now. There is no new season confirmation yet; However, if it happens, we will only see a new season in 2022 and 2023.