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”

Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 8

“Since I’m Not Popular, I’ll Put on Airs”
“Motenai shi, Miewoharu” (モテないし、見栄をはる)

Tomoko grows anxious when she learns her cousin, Kī, is coming over, feeling she needs to look like a ‘slut’ in order to back up the tall tales she had previously told her. She attempts to cover her body with vacuum cleaner hickeys, only to be scolded by her mother. While taking Kī to the library, Tomoko meets Kousaka, one of the boys she met while sheltering from the rain the other day, who Kī assumes to be Tomoko’s boyfriend. The next day, they see him with another girl, prompting Kī to confront him, bringing Tomoko’s bluff to light. With Kī’s impression of her waning, Tomoko attempts to restore her faith by showing off her prowess in a children’s card game. After noticing that Tomoko is nothing but a cheater, Kī starts to get a feeling of pity towards her. Continue reading “Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 8”

Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 7

“Since I’m Not Popular, I’ll Enjoy Summer Vacation”
“Motenai shi, Natsuyasumi o Makitsu suru” (モテないし、夏休みを満喫する)

After spending several days doing nothing but playing games, reading manga and browsing the internet, Tomoko comes to the realization that she is wasting her summer vacation. To alleviate this, Tomoko buys a webcam in the hopes of becoming an internet personality, only to back out under the pressure. Later, she discovers she has a ticket enabling her to meet an otome game voice actor and request a line from him. After spending the whole night looking up what to make him say, she ends up cracking under pressure when she finally meets him and winds up giving a weird jumbled request. She attempts to remix it with her own voice to form a dubious dialogue, which her mother ends up listening to. Continue reading “Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 7”

Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 6

“Since I’m Not Popular, I’ll Go See the Fireworks”
“Motenai shi, Hanabi ni Iku” (モテないし、花火に行く)

After noticing she looks somewhat cuter following a night of playing otome games, Tomoko believes she can grow even more cute by constantly playing games about sex, though unbeknownst to her, she is just getting greasier from not washing. Later, after spraying herself with soda, she believes she is getting looks from other boys, when really they are just noticing the ants crawling over her body as a result. The next day, Tomoko tries to find some people to go watch the fireworks with, to no avail. As Tomoko decides to go alone to an abandoned rooftop to watch the fireworks, she is joined by a pair of schoolboys and ends up watching a very different kind of ‘fireworks’ with them. Continue reading “Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 6”

Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 5

“Since I’m Not Popular, I’ll Boost My Skills”
“Motenai shi, Sukiru Appu shitemiru” (モテないし、スキルアップしてみる)

Tomoko attempts to become popular by playing as a cool, silent character, but this does not play out how she would have hoped. Later, she tries to get some photo stickers taken of her, though is less than pleased with the results. The next day, Tomoko contemplates taking up a job as a cabaret girl and decides to practise lighting cigarettes and mixing drinks. However, she becomes less eager when she travels to the red light district the following night. Continue reading “Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 5”

Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 4

“Since I’m Not Popular, I’ll Have a Good Dream”
“Motenai shi, Chotto Ii Yume Miru wa” (モテないし、ちょっといい夢見るわ)

Tomoko tries to follow a guide to have an erotic dream, but only winds up having nightmares. Later, she end up being consistently stuck on a train, where she fears she is being molested only to find that she had just gotten snagged on another girl’s naginata equipment. Afterwards, Tomoko asks Yū to help her shop for some underwear, though she later ends up embarrassing herself by mistaking her newly bought panties as a handkerchief. She soon feels better after winning a massager from a raffle ticket which came from a BL game. Continue reading “Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 4”

Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 3

“Since I’m Not Popular, the Weather’s Bad”
“Motenai shi, Akutenkō” (モテないし、悪天候)

On a rainy day, Tomoko gets an earful from her teacher and a passerby and her umbrella breaks, forcing her to take shelter. As two other boys take shelter as well, she awkwardly attempts to make conversation with them. After being sent home early the next day after being hit by a basketball, Tomoko decides to tease Tomoki who is sick with a cold (caused by Tomoko herself), later becoming depressed when his female classmates come to deliver his homework. Continue reading “Watashi ga Motenai no wa dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! – Episode 3”