5-toubun no Hanayome

The Quintessential Quintuplets

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Synonyms: Gotoubun no Hanayome, The Five Wedded Brides
Japanese: 五等分の花嫁
English: The Quintessential Quintuplets
German: The Quintessential Quintuplets
Spanish: The Quintessential Quintuplets
French: The Quintessential Quintuplets
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Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 11, 2019 to Mar 29, 2019
Premiered: Winter 2019
Broadcast: Fridays at 01:28 (JST)
Licensors: Funimation
Source: Manga
Genres: ComedyComedy, RomanceRomance
Themes: HaremHarem, SchoolSchool
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.651 (scored by 611977611,977 users)
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Ranked: #13372
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #166
Members: 945,296
Favorites: 13,768

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Fuutarou Uesugi is an ace high school student, but leads an otherwise tough life. His standoffish personality and reclusive nature have left him friendless, and his father is debt-ridden, forcing his family to scrape by.

One day during his lunch break, Uesugi argues with a female transfer student who has claimed "his seat," leading both of them to dislike each other. That same day, he is presented with a golden opportunity to clear his family's debt: a private tutoring gig for a wealthy family's daughter, with a wage of five times the market price. He accepts the proposal, but is horrified to discover that the client, Itsuki Nakano, is the girl he confronted earlier!

After unsuccessfully trying to get back on Itsuki's good side, Uesugi finds out that his problems don't end there: Itsuki is actually a quintuplet, so in addition to her, he must also tutor her sisters—Miku, Yotsuba, Nino, and Ichika—who, despite the very real threat of flunking, want nothing to do with a tutor. However, his family's livelihood is on the line so Uesugi pushes on, adamant in his resolve to rid the sisters of their detest for studying and successfully lead them to graduation.

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5-toubun no Hanayome adapts content from the first 4 volumes of Negi Haruba's manga of the same name.

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Opening Theme

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"Gotoubun no Kimochi (五等分の気持ち)" by Nakanoke no Itsuzugo (中野家の五つ子) (Kana Hanazawa, Ayana Taketatsu, Miku Itou, Ayane Sakura, Inori Minase) (eps 1-11)

Ending Theme

1: "Sign" by Aya Uchida (eps 1-11)
2: "Gobun no Ichi (ごぶんのいち)" by Nakanoke no Itsuzugo (中野家の五つ子) (Kana Hanazawa, Ayana Taketatsu, Miku Itou, Ayane Sakura, Inori Minase) (eps 12)


Apr 4, 2024
As I explore the intricate world of "5-toubun no Hanayome," also known as "The Quintessential Quintuplets," I'm drawn in by its captivating blend of romance, humor, and personal growth.

At its heart, "5-toubun no Hanayome" follows the journey of Fuutarou Uesugi, a diligent high school student tasked with tutoring the quintuplet sisters: Ichika, Nino, Miku, Yotsuba, and Itsuki Nakano. What begins as a simple academic endeavor soon evolves into a complex web of relationships as Fuutarou navigates the unique personalities and challenges of each sister.

One of the most compelling aspects of the series is its exploration of character dynamics and development. Each quintuplet brings her own ...
Sep 13, 2023
Mixed Feelings
An idea that would not occur to just anyone, although it is interesting, the truth is that I do not think they have done it in the best way. It is simple in its story, a high school boy needs money because he is poor, he gets involved as a tutor and gives himself He says that he has to teach a group of girls that they are sisters and quintuplets. The new or the strange will always be interesting to human beings, that is why this series will simply interest anyone, but will it really contribute something interesting? The answer is simpler than you ...
Apr 2, 2024
(spoiler free but also didn’t proofread bc this anime doesnt deserve anymore of my time me thinks)

as an anime this fails on virtually every front. the music is absolutely horrendus, the visuals are so anime uwu kawaii it has no texture to it, and camera work is the worst offender. often resulting in dead pans, the camera works as a sitcom with people talking while sitting with the camera just staring at them. so creatively bankrupt. the characters are extremely bland. they feel like a flanderized version of themselves by episode 2 its insane. theres 6 characters but it genuinely feels like theres 2 characters ...

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