Shy, reserved Yui Yamada is a budding horticulturist who is responsible for caring for her high school’s greenery. While tending to her campus’ morning glories, Yamada has a chance encounter with the vivacious, sporty Tomoka Kase, star of the girl’s track team. Yamada and Kase could not be more different and they have a lot to learn about one another, but as their friendship grows, their feelings begin to blossom into something more…
Source: Sentai Filmworks
Asagao to Kase-san throws us into the start of a relationship. Two girls have started dating, but they're both very inexperienced. The story's narrative focuses on their initial troubles with communication and understanding, while also cluing us in on who these characters are and what their lives are like. It's a very simple story, and it only lasts 50 minutes or so, and I wouldn't highlight the narrative as an... read more
Asago to Kase-San is the anime many of the LGBT community has been hoping for. It’s really refreshing to watch a show that doesn’t fixate on the fact that they’re two girls- or have a sideline plot that delves into facing the hardships of homophobia in society. It’s simply a fluffy love story, told with beautiful animation and music. The characters can be seen as naive, but that’s... read more
Kimi no Hikari: Asagao to Kase-san.