Shonen romance anime is a lesser known cousin of romcom anime, but shows the more complex side of human romance. Domestic Girlfriend has been a stand out from recent years, landing in the 2019 winter season to mixed reactions, some touting the anime as a staple of modern romance, others touting it as a ‘dumpster fire’ full of fan service and decadence. . So today, we thought we’d shed light on some of this season’s complicated love stories that follow the same suit as domestic girlfriend, love from half-siblings, filled with love triangles, quadrilaterals, and all other shapes and sizes. .
Which romance anime has caught your attention this season? Plus, if there’s any others you think we missed, let us know in the comments below!