Misaki keeps mulling over an important question... are he and Akihiko actually "going out"? They both ended up at the same marriage arrangement meeting for Miyagi and Shinobu's sister, Risako. Later that evening, Usami returns and Misaki expresses the sadness he feels from being excluded. Usagi tells him that his attempt really makes him happy and suddenly carries him to their bedroom, because he "understood his true feelings". The episode starts with Hiroki discovering Nowaki asleep half-naked on his apartment floor with Tsumori, Nowaki's, "Life often brings misfortune in times of great happiness". He shows unrelenting devotion and love for Hiroki, never giving up on them even when Hiroki seems oblivious to it. Usagi’s father describes Usagi as emotionally fragile. The dramatic Terrorist couple—divorced literature professor Yo Miyagi, and his younger lover, Shinobu Tatasuki. Misaki is now receiving strawberries from Usagi's older brother everyday. One reason is I prefer the artstyle of the anime more than the manga,… Misaki wants to ask him to stop sending the strawberries but ends up being taken to Haruhiko's house. It’s complicated. Misaki does everything he can not to become a burden to anyone or to ask too much of them. He states that "once I [Hiroki] do well at something, I want to get even bett… At the train station, Misaki meets an old man that doesn't seem to have ridden a train before. Nowaki comes to Hiroki's office and tries to reason with him, but Hiroki doesn't want to despite the fact that he still loves Nowaki. Usagi sees Misaki getting into Haruhiko's car. Junjo Romantica is available for streaming on , both individual episodes and full seasons. However, Miyagi replies that even he has it he won't give it since he is very grateful for all the love that he received. Here Nowaki admits that he wanted to be the kind of man that would make Hiroki proud to be his lover. The next day Misaki receives strawberries from Haruhiko. Things are changed slightly, when Misaki tries to take the initiative, but is too embarrassed. Nowaki is feeling insecure about his relationship with Hiro and he wants Hiro to be more proactive. These two happen to meet when Misaki stumbles upon Akihiko hugging his brother, whom Akihiko has feelings for. Miyagi challenges Shinobu's earnest declaration of adoration by making ... "All Things Are Easy That Are Done Willingly" -- Miyagi and Shinobu's story continues. This episode the backstory Hiroki and Akihiko friendship. Usagi is dealing with this in a calm and rational manner. When Tsumori casually mentions that Nowaki is thinking of moving out, it jars Hiroki. Misaki believes that he has become a burden to Usagi, so he doesn't object. Reminder that Akihiko canonically writes novels about Hiroki/Nowaki and gets new ideas every time he sees them and whenever Hiroki goes on drunk rants on how much he loves Nowaki :p I feel like the scene where Nowaki first sees Akihiko and takes him away (chapter … Coincidentally, Hiro calls and asks Nowaki to bring some materials to him at the university. (Source: Wikipedia) An anxious Miyagi lying on his sofa ponders the complete absence of. He retreats to his office, but Shinobu finds him. Shinobu once... "There's No Such Thing As A Chance Encounter" -- To convince Takahiro to let Misaki stay with him, Usami has told outrageous lies, all of which Takahiro believes. When Nowaki asks Hiroki for permission to address him by his real name, as others do, Hiroki flatly refuses. Misaki's outpouring of adoration helps the author overcome his writer's block. He agrees to go with Usagi to a hot spring resort. Hiroki learns that Nowaki is a foundling. Hiroki Kamijou is sitting in a park remembering his fruitless relationship with his childhood friend and crush, Akihiko Usami. He goes to visit his brother in Osaka before Takahiro comes back to Tokyo. Usagi tells Misaki that Sumi is after him, which Misaki doesn't believe, and Misaki says some harsh things. For a year he was gone, and Hiroki thought he might never see Nowaki again. Shinobu's sudden disappearance from Miyagi's life has left him utterly confused. Alone in a hot bath Usagi reassures Misaki that he loves him, that he will never let him go, and that no one else's opinions matter. After their confrontation, things between Misaki and Usagi are very strained. When Misaki goes to leave Haruhiko grabs his arm and says he is going to steal him away from Usagi and claims he loves Misaki. Misaki confronts them and says there is nothing half-hearted about his feelings. It seems like Usami is having some problems with deadlines. As Nowaki is four years younger than Hiroki, this fuels a desire in him to quickly catch up to Hiroki (mostly career-wise), as he believes Hiroki deserves someone who is his equal. In the Omake, Miyagi teases Hiroki about his homemade, "All things are easy that are done willingly". Driving home from work he reminisces about a teacher that he had loved, the woman in the picture. Then they meet Usagi’s brother and Misaki learns that the old man is Usagi's father. On the way to the party, Misaki ends up helping a man who seems rather lost at the train station, but the biggest surprise of the night may be when Misaki discovers who this mystery man is! Misaki passes out in the tub, but when he awakens he tells Usagi what happened and Usagi says everything is fine. The series uses four pieces of theme music, two opening themes and two ending themes. He says this should be a test for Misaki, to see if he will reject Usagi’s brother without being rescued. Usagi is at home and constantly thinking about Misaki. However, Hiroki can't stop thinking about Nowaki and ends up spying on him. Junjo Romantica 3 follows the ongoing story of three couples: The Romantica relationship between college student Misaki Takahashi and his tutor, Akihiko Usami. Misaki tries to block it out but ends up making love with Usagi again once they get home. Nowaki tries to explain, but Tsumori doesn't seem to want to help clear up the matter. Making an excuse to stay in Usagi's room, Misaki tells Usagi that he has been acting weird lately and asks if he has something to say. Misaki tells Usagi that he would never do that because he loves him. His thoughts are abruptly disturbed when Nowaki Kusama launches a toy rocket, almost hitting him. This episode features the Junjou Egoist couple. He decides to do something for Usami when he is interrupted by a delivery of flowers from Usami's brother. Akihiko is acting strange and Misaki is worried. Usagi tells Sumi he doesn't love him, and he and Misaki leave. Nowaki asks Hiro if he can call him Hiroki, thinking it is something special, but Hiro says no, and Nowaki is hurt by this. Though I already knew how the story will be going from the manga, I still want to see the animated version. When Takahiro and his wife suddenly have to move to. He has difficulty picturing himself as Usagi's lover despite having made love with him and admitting that he may love him. After a mock interview with Usagi and talking with Aiko, Misaki interviews with Marukawa Books. "Away from home, one needs feel no shame", Opens with Misaki being told he is going to go back to living with Takahiro. Hiro meets Nowaki at work the next morning and while they are walking Akihiko pulls up in his car. After the ending credits Takahiro, Misaki's elder brother, phones Usagi. Five years after Hiroki and Nowaki met, Nowaki disappeared without a trace. Nowaki is feeling insecure about his relationship with Hiro and he wants Hiro to be more proactive. When Haruhiko sends Misaki flowers, Akihiko starts getting jealous because Misaki refuses to say he loves him. Why has he stopped coming around? Shinobu leaves soon after. The date gets much more complicated when a present from Akihiko's father for Misaki arrives and it puts Akihiko in a bad mood. In an effort to escape the crowds afterwards, Ijuuin pulls Akihiko and Misaki into an unused room. Hiro also tells Nowaki he loves him. Miyagi makes an aggressive advance on Shinobu, but stops when Shinobu starts to cry. Whilst they are making up Nowaki realises that the reason Hiro has not been more proactive with their relationship is that he is shy. The third season began airing on July 8, 2015. I will be returning to the country on May 30th." Hiroki realizes that he cannot continue with the pain of not knowing how important he is to Nowaki, and leaves a note telling him "I'm breaking up with you". "You=Flower") used for the opening theme, and "Shōdō" (衝動, lit. At the gates, Miyagi turns up and teases Hiro, calling him Hiroki, which annoys Hiro but puzzles Nowaki. When he gets home Usami, Isaka, and Aikawa talking about preparations for a celebration party. Usagi is told that Misaki has already left but the dog leads him around to the side of the house where Misaki is attempting to escape from the room by climbing out of the window. Misaki believes that he has become a burden to Usagi, so he doesn't object. Miyagi is surprised by a dripping wet Hiroki in his office and attempts to 'comfort' him, but is stopped when Nowaki barges into the office, seeing what Nowaki was implying he rushed and became violent. 1 Plot 2 Character Appearance 3 RATING 4 Navigation Hiroki … At the gates Miyagi turns up and teases Hiro, calling him Hiroki, which annoys Hiro. He received an unexpected help from his sister Risako who comes to return some DVDs to Miyagi. The manager mentions that Haruhiko, Usami's older brother will be present, which troubles Usami. Hearing from his friends that repeating dish for meal by lover can be boring, Shinobu decides to switch from cooking cabbages to pumpkins but runs into a big trouble when he realizes that he neither likes nor can prepare the dish. Misaki is having a hard time with Usami again. Egoist: Nowaki loves Hiroki with all his heart, but sometimes, he's afraid Hiroki doesn't feel the same way. This results in Usami and Misaki having sex and Usami telling Misaki not to let anyone else touch him like he had. The two go on their date, eating at a diner and heading to a newly renovated aquarium where Misaki again runs into Usagi’s brother when he goes to the bathroom. But that doesn't make him a mind-reader and Asahina's unique communication style or lack thereof tends to have him fearing the worst. Because he wants his son to be happy, he doesn't want Misaki to stay with Usagi if his feelings are half-hearted. Feeling insecure about their relationship and looking for some way to connect, Nowaki asks Hiroki if he can call him the same friendly nickname everyone else does. When they have arrived, the old man gets a phone call from his company that a car is waiting for him. Usagi is deeply upset by this, but refuses to say why. Akihiko leaves the event sooner than permitted and they immediately leave for Kamakura, where they buy marbles at a shop and at a nearby diner Misaki tells Akihiko about how he and Takahiro used to make wishes on marbles. He is in a relationship with Hiroki Kamijou and their relationship is titled Junjou Egoist. Miyagi tries to make a hasty exit and in the process, drops a photo he'd been looking at. Hiroki is always doing his academic studies while Nowaki is at the hospital. Misaki phones Usagi from the train station but Usagi accidentally says something that upsets him. When she leaves he has a flashback of staying by someone's bedside and an empty wheelchair. Hiro tells him that it doesn't matter and he could never let Nowaki catch up to him anyway, because his pride would not let him. The episode ends with Hiroki remembering that in a distracted moment, he was the one who advised Nowaki to study abroad in America. They live together, eat together, and get pretty intimate with each other, but it doesn't seem like the kind of lovey-dovey relationship that couples usually have. Junjo Romantica: Pure Romance (Japanese: 純情ロマンチカ/ピュア ロマンス, Hepburn: Junjō Romanchika, lit. He'd gotten the idea because Usami previously said that his BL books were a mix of hobby, profit and fantasy. Nowaki smiled and brushed another kiss over his mouth, before lifting his legs up, Hiroki's ass now a few inches off the ground as his lover sank his lubed up cock inside him. She asks Misaki to take Usagi on a date and show him what it is like. He yells at Usagi’s father as well. Hiroki Dokuro-san (BL) Junjou Romantica (Parodia) Cassijorgensen. Is Nowaki leaving him? To convince Takahiro to let Misaki stay with him, Usami has told outrageous lies, all of which Takahiro believes. Usagi turns up and receives a confession of love from Sumi. He asks Hiro if he can call him Hiroki and Hiro says no. Sumi says this is why he got close to Misaki, and then twists Misaki's words to sound as if Misaki doesn't like Usagi. The two reconcile, then head to a hotel and shower together. When Usagi returns he tells Misaki that Takahiro is coming back to Tokyo and is going to take Misaki back. When Hiroki discovers Nowaki and Tsumori in a compromising position, he's not sure what to think. However, Nowaki sees Miyagi entering the office jokingly calling Hiroki "my sweet honey", and automatically jumps to the wrong conclusion: that Miyagi and Hiroki are lovers. A single picture holds the clues to everything, but can Miyagi come to terms with his past in order to move on? Ijuuin tells Misaki to bring Todo and come visit him sometime. Five years after Hiroki and Nowaki met, Nowaki disappeared without a trace. Misaki gets mad because Isaka knew more about Usagi's history than he does. 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