New season kicks off this January
The previously announced second season of Real Girl is preparing to debut this January. To celebrate the incoming new episodes, a new key visual has been released, showing both fanboy Hikaru and "perfect 3D girl" Iroha:
The adaptation of Mao Nanami's manga first premiered in April, and the series has also received a live-action remake.
If you're having a hard time waiting for new episodes, you can always pop over to YouTube in the meantime. Cat-eared character Yuto Ito (CV: Shouta Aoi) is currently enjoying a side hustle as a virtual YouTuber on the Yuto's Room channel.
Real Girl returns to the AnichU programming block at the beginning of 2019.
Kara Dennison is responsible for multiple webcomics, and is half the creative team behind the OEL light novel series Owl's Flower. She blogs at karadennison.com and tweets @RubyCosmos. Her latest work can be seen in the charity anthology The Hybrid, which is currently available for preorder.