“The Girl I Like Forgot Her Glasses,” the much-anticipated anime series, has captured the hearts of fans since its premiere on July 4, 2023. Based on the popular Japanese manga by Koume Fujichika, this charming romance follows the story of Komura, a timid high school boy, who harbors a deep crush on his classmate, Ai Mie. Despite sitting next to each other in class, they’ve never exchanged a word. But fate takes a delightful turn when Ai forgets her glasses and starts relying on Komura for help.
Meet the Talented Minds Behind the Series
Directed by Susumu Kudo and Katsumasa Yokomine, “The Girl I Like Forgot Her Glasses” is brought to life by GoHands Studios. Tamazo Yanagi weaves the captivating story, while Jimmy Thumb P sets the mood with enchanting music. Tsuzuri’s performance of the opening theme song, “Name,” and Masayoshi Ōishi, along with Masahiro Itō and Shion Wakayama, enchant us with the ending theme, “Megane Go Round.”
The Adorable Characters
The heartwarming story revolves around Kaede Komura and Ai Mie, whose friendship blossoms as time passes. Alongside them, a cast of supporting characters, including Ren Azuma, Narumi Someya, Tomo Yasaka, Asuka Kawato, Yuika Hibuchi, Tokita, Ise, Maho Tōyama, and others, add depth and charm to the narrative.
Episode 5 – A Date with Destiny
As Valentine’s Day approaches, love fills the air at the school. Amidst the gift exchanges and celebrations, Komura finds himself at a crossroads, torn between expressing his feelings for Mei and the fear of rejection. Will he gather the courage to reveal his emotions, or will fate intervene once again?
Episode 4 Recap – Coffee and Compassion
In the previous episode, Mei once again forgets her glasses, leading to a comical coffee-buying mishap. Despite her efforts, she offers him a coffee he dislikes. Yet, Komura’s determination to maintain a respectful distance between them prevails. However, when Mei injures herself during sports, Komura is right by her side to lend a helping hand. Their bond deepens further as they embark on a journey to find the perfect glasses frame for Mei, resulting in an adorable outcome.
Don’t Miss a Beat
While eagerly awaiting Episode 5, you can catch the latest developments by streaming Episode 3 on Crunchyroll. Have you watched the series yet? Share your thoughts in the comments below and join the delightful journey of “The Girl I Like Forgot Her Glasses.” Stay tuned for more heartwarming moments!