Oshi no Ko has turn into the most important new anime for HIDIVE, specializing in the darkish aspect of Japan’s idol business. Whereas the sequence has its justifiable share of supernatural components, it has turn into an emotional whirlwind whereas tackling some heavy material for its characters and the business that it explores. Due to the anime adaptation from Studio Doga Kobo, the manga has seen a significant uptick in gross sales which may ship you for a loop in terms of the darkish franchise.

Oshi no Ko’s anime started earlier this yr in April, and has wasted little time in amassing a fanbase that has been following the weird story of Ai. In keeping with the Official Twitter Account of the sequence, the anime has helped increase the manga gross sales to over 9 million copies. With this quantity, the sequence has netted over double what it initially had earlier than the anime hit the small display screen. Will probably be fascinating to see how excessive manga gross sales will go because the anime continues releasing new episodes.

Oshi no Ko For The Win

Presently, a second season has but to be introduced for Oshi no Ko’s anime. Fortunately the sequence ought to have loads of materials to drag from because the manga has continued releasing new chapters. With the sequence promoting seven million copies as of Could, netting an extra two million in such a brief period of time is sort of an accomplishment.

If you have not had the chance to dive into the darkish sequence that’s Oshi no Ko, HIDIVE has provided an official description for the sequence that has turn into the primary anime of the platform, “When a pregnant younger starlet seems in Dr. Gorou Amemiya’s countryside medical clinic, he takes it upon himself to soundly (and secretly) ship Ai Hoshino’s little one. However on the eve of her supply, he’s slain by Ai’s deluded stalker — and subsequently reborn as Ai’s little one, Aquamarine Hoshino! The darkish underbelly of the leisure business threatens to boring the shine of his favourite star. Can he assist his new mom rise to the highest? And what is going to he do when catastrophe strikes? Based mostly on the seinen drama manga sequence by Aka Akasaka and serialized in Shueisha’s Weekly Younger Bounce.”

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