Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 12

“Since I’m Not Popular, I’ll Think About the Future”
“Motenai shi, Shōrai o Kangaeru” (モテないし、将来を考える)

As Tomoko reflects on her uneventful past and thinks about her future, she views Megumi as the kind of student she should aim to become. When a cockroach roams about the class, Tomoko kills it hoping to be praised as a hero, only to leave a less than desirable impression on her classmates. Later that day, Tomoko tries to initiate a conversation with Megumi, but runs off after a blustery wind ruins the mood, not staying to hear Megumi’s words of praise about her. The episode ends with Tomoko reading the Unpopular Girl definition from the first episode and laughing, realizing none of it matters. Continue reading “Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 12”

Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 11

“Since I’m Not Popular, I’ll Participate in the Culture Festival”
“Motenai shi, Bunkasai ni Sankasuru” (モテないし、文化祭に参加する)

Whilst trying to get involved with her class for the culture festival preparations, Tomoko cuts her hand but is helped out by the kind festival committee president, Megumi Imae. During the festival, Tomoko has little reason to enjoy herself, but nonetheless receives encouragement from Megumi. The next day, Tomoko is visited by Yū, hoping to get an intimate hug from her but nonetheless appreciating the time spent with her. Noticing Tomoko feeling downhearted after Yū leaves, Megumi borrows a mascot costume in order to give Tomoko a comforting hug. Continue reading “Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 11”

Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 10

“Since I’m Not Popular, Second Term Is Starting”
“Motenai shi, Ni-gakki ga Hajimaru” (モテないし、二学期が始まる)

The second school term begins and Tomoko is still as unpopular as ever, made worse when she is relocated into the center of the class. She manages to find herself a secret spot amongst a pile of unused desks where she can eat and play games in private during lunch breaks, but it is inevitably cleaned up. As the school prepares for a culture festival, Tomoko contemplates starting her own club, but it is ultimately denied due to it being too vague. Continue reading “Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 10”

Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 9

“Since I’m Not Popular, Summer Will End”
“Motenai shi, Natsu ga Owaru” (モテないし、夏が終わる)

After Tomoko visits a fancy café where Yū is helping out, she decides to take up a job making cakes in the hopes of also becoming trendy, only for it to turn out to be a not-so-glamorous factory job. Later, Tomoko’s mother forces her to do some cleaning, where she finds an essay written years ago by Tomoki about how he used to admire his big sister. Afterwards, dejected, Tomoko goes to watch a meteor shower, later kept company by a stray cat. Continue reading “Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 9”