JK Meshi!


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English: JK-MESHI!
Japanese: JKめし!


Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 6, 2015 to Mar 29, 2016
Premiered: Fall 2015
Broadcast: Tuesdays at 01:00 (JST)
Producers: None found, add some
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Studios: Kyotoma, Office Nobu
Source: Original
Genres: ComedyComedy
Duration: 3 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 4.631 (scored by 30313,031 users)
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Ranked: #106202
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Popularity: #4795
Members: 9,876
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Three high school girls have mastered the art of cooking simple, B-class dishes called JK meshi. The three girls — Reina, Ryouka, and Ruriko — are all classmates in their second year of high school. They often get distracted when studying for tests, and when they do, they cook JK meshi.

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Hosoi, Takafumi
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Matsumoto, Michiko
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Mar 28, 2016
HaXXspetten (All reviews)
JK Meshi is the only anime I've ever seen that's so unbelievably bad that they literally had to have an episode where they straight-up admitted to having the lowest TV-ratings of the season, the worst production value and just being plain uninteresting, solely in order to try and score some sympathy points from their audience. When an anime is so embarrassingly awful that the best the show can do is make fun of its own miserable self, that's when you know you've hit rock bottom. And rightfully so, because this is the absolute worst anime I've *ever* seen.

In short, JK Meshi is a short read more
Jul 31, 2016
VulgarLife (All reviews)
Sometimes a show comes along that stands out for the wrong reasons, it could the content, art style or animation. JK Meshi! is a short series that suffers from one of these but can it overcome this to bring some entertainment to those watching or will it follow suit and crumble?

The premise here is simple and effective, three girls sit around discussing all sorts but mainly revising various topics for school. After they have finished revising or they get distracted they get hungry and Reina (mostly) cooks something up from the odds and ends of food she has around the kitchen. That’s it and for read more
May 28, 2020
_BlinkAndBreathe (All reviews)
thank god its 3 min per ep
the show is boring, ugly and somehow still too long despite the whole show being only 80 minutes long
i thought it would be so bad its good but it was just bad, dont bother watching it
the story is uninteresting, the episodes are all the same. it looks like it had a $100 budget and was made in a week because its one of the worst anime ive ever seen visually
the characters are boring and 1 dimensional
the voice acting was mediocre, its probably the best part of the whole anime
it wasnt fun to watch, it just felt like a big read more
Dec 22, 2015
LN3000 (All reviews)
I have very much enjoyed this series.

At the core, it's about a group of three friends who briefly discuss going-ons with life/school, followed by enjoying a meal they have prepared.

There's not a lot of story to be told. The episodes each are only around 3-minutes in length, so it is over quickly. Each episode can be watched standalone, without depending on information from previous episodes, which is nice.

The art is fairly basic, but I feel it is cleverly used to the show's benefit and humor.

The characters are well-voiced. They don't feel forced.
There's not a whole lot of room for character development, but over the read more

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