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Wiki is Adoptable
Watashi ga Motenai no wa Dō Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! (私がモテないのはどう考えてもお前らが悪い!; translated as No Matter How I Look at It, It’s You Guys' Fault I’m Not Popular!) commonly referred to as WataMote (ワタモテ?), is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Nico Tanigawa (ja). It began serialization on Square Enix's Gangan Comics Online service from August 4, 2011 and is published by Yen Press in North America. A 4-panel spin-off manga began serialization in Gangan Joker from January 22, 2013. A television anime adaptation by Silver Link aired in Japan between July and September 2013. The anime adaptation received critical acclaim, particularly for the portrayal of the main character, but was also controversial in its treatment of social anxiety.
Being well-versed in the world of otome games, fifteen-year-old Tomoko Kuroki thinks she is popular. Upon entering high school, she discovers this is far from the truth as she winds up being an unsociable loner, and she is forced to take a long hard look at herself for the first time in years! This story follows Tomoko as she attempts to improve her social status as she progresses through high school.