Genshiken Nidaime

Genshiken Second Season

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: The Society for the Study of Modern Visual Culture, Genshiken Second Generation
Japanese: げんしけん 二代目
English: Genshiken Second Season
German: Genshiken Zweite Staffel
Spanish: Genshiken Temporada 2
French: Genshiken Deuxième Saison
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Type: TV
Episodes: 13
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 7, 2013 to Sep 29, 2013
Premiered: Summer 2013
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: Starchild Records
Licensors: NIS America, Inc.
Studios: Production I.G
Source: Manga
Genre: Slice of LifeSlice of Life
Themes: Adult CastAdult Cast, Otaku CultureOtaku Culture, ParodyParody
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 7.421 (scored by 2394623,946 users)
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Ranked: #21882
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3041
Members: 54,150
Favorites: 118

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Another college semester begins and the returning members of Genshiken attempt to recruit new club members. Three new members join the club, attracted by Ogiue's BL drawings. She welcomes the new members but fears the club will become a "fujoshi" haven for yaoi fans and is getting a bit too far removed from its original purpose.

(Source: ANN)

Characters & Voice Actors


Mizushima, Tsutomu
Director, Sound Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Kikuta, Kouichi
Episode Director, Storyboard, Key Animation


Opening Theme

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"Genshi, Joshi wa, Taiyou Datta. (げんし、女子は、たいようだった。)" by Sumire Uesaka

Ending Theme

"Aoku Yurete Iru (アオくユレている)" by Nozomu Yamamoto, Sumire Uesaka, Yumi Uchiyama, Ai Kakuma

Episode Videos


Dec 4, 2013
I often find myself puzzled by the anime industry's undying obsession with high school. Genre or story appear to have no influence-- teenagers are here, there and just about everywhere else. It is rare to find an adult (or any character above the age of 17) unless they are filling the obligatory teacher or villain role. Which is a bummer, as titles like Genshiken show just how fun the university setting can be.

Coming after two full seasons, Genshiken: Nidaime might seem confusing or out of place. The characters' voices have changed. Nearly everyone from the main series has graduated and moved on with their ...
Oct 4, 2013
“To a hikikomori, winter is painful because everything feels cold, frozen over, and lonely. To a hikikomori, spring is also painful because everyone is in a good mood and therefore enviable. Summer, of course, is especially painful...” - Welcome to the N.H.K.

For most fans of anime or manga, we might all once experienced a moment when we went through a phase where we couldn't stop watching/reading a piece of work from a franchise until we get that feeling of, “ah, now that was a masterpiece....”. I know I have and those moments feels great especially for something we've enjoyed. However, it may also feel a ...
Apr 28, 2020
So I take it that if you are reading this, you have already watched Season 1 & 2 of this show. Which was released about 6 to 7 years prior to Genshiken Nidaime. I have watched every season and every ova and special there is about Genshiken. So I am gonna write how I feel about Genshiken Nidaime specifically.


Genshiken Nidaime is full of bullshit. Genshiken actually was supposed to be some slice of life show which revolves around all the adult Otakus' lives. And season 1 & 2 did a pretty good job at it. It was fun and interesting and very ...

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