In the manga “Oshi No Ko,” the harsh realities of the entertainment industry and the illusory nature of fame take center stage. The story revolves around Ai Hoshino, a 16-year-old idol who is adored by countless fans for her beauty and cuteness.
However, beneath her perfect facade lies a profound unhappiness. From a young age, Ai has been compelled to project an image of flawlessness and charm while concealing her true emotions. The glimmering spotlight forces her to maintain the illusion that she is destined for stardom and all its privileges.
As the narrative unfolds, the manga introduces the concept of reincarnation as Ai gives birth to twins in hiding the character of Aquamarine Hoshino and Ruby Hoshino. The true star of the series, Aquamarine Hoshino, battles against the glamorous showbiz world, striving to uncover his own identity and purpose. Alongside Aquamarine’s journey, readers are exposed to the dark secrets that lurk behind the scenes of the dazzling entertainment industry.
The manga explores the lengths fans are willing to go to for their beloved idols and the tremendous pressure placed on these young stars to maintain a false persona. It delves into the idea that lies are essential tools in the world of showbiz, illustrating the challenges faced by those within it.
Written by the talented duo Aka Akasaka and Mengo Yokoyari, “Oshi No Ko” offers a fresh perspective on the realm of showbiz. Through its thought-provoking narrative and striking artwork, the manga provides a shocking and captivating exploration of fame, identity, and the sacrifices made in the pursuit of stardom.
Oshi No Ko Chapter 120 Recap
Chapter 120 of “Oshi no Ko,” titled “Lack of Ability,” delves into Ruby’s struggles with her demanding schedule and her pursuit of improving her acting skills. The chapter begins with Ruby facing the challenges of her tightly packed schedule, leaving her with little time for herself. Determined to excel in her role, she devotes her nights to memorizing her lines for the movie. However, her efforts prove insufficient when Producer Kaburagi informs Miyako that Ruby requires strict acting lessons.
Feeling inadequate compared to her more experienced co-stars, Ruby seeks guidance from Kana Arima, who advises her to understand herself in order to evoke genuine emotions in her acting. This suggestion proves to be quite a challenge for Ruby, given her past as Sarina and the resulting identity crisis she experiences. Additionally, she grapples with conflicting thoughts and emotions about her mother, Marina Tendouji.
As Ruby delves deeper into self-exploration, she has a vision of Sarina, who reveals that her mother never loved her. This revelation further complicates Ruby’s feelings and leaves her questioning her own worth and place in the world. With her acting lessons looming ahead, Ruby must confront these inner conflicts and find a way to reconcile her past and present selves, all while striving to deliver a convincing performance.
Chapter 120 explores the internal struggles faced by Ruby as she seeks to improve her acting abilities. It highlights the challenges she encounters due to her tightly packed schedule, the pressure to catch up with her experienced co-stars, and her ongoing identity crisis as she grapples with her dual existence as both Ruby and Sarina. The chapter ends on a poignant note, leaving readers eagerly anticipating how Ruby will navigate her acting lessons and confront the complexities of her past and present relationships.
Oshi No Ko Chapter 121 Release Date
Oshi No Ko Chapter 121 is expected to release on June 14, 2023.
- Central European Time: 4:00 pm, Wednesday, June 14
- British Standard Time: 3:00 pm, Wednesday, June 14
- Eastern Standard Time: 10:00 am, Wednesday, June 14
- Pacific Standard Time: 7:00 am, Wednesday, June 14
- Central Standard Time: 9:00 am, Wednesday, June 14
- Indian Standard Time: 8:30 pm, Wednesday, June 14
- Philippine Standard Time: 11:00 pm, Wednesday, June 14
- Australian Central Standard Time: 12:30 am, Thursday, June 15
Oshi No Ko Chapter 121 Spoilers
Chapter 121 of Oshi no Ko is expected to focus on Ruby’s struggle to enhance her acting skills while grappling with her emotions. She finds it challenging to cope with thoughts about Marina Tendouji, which could further intensify if she encounters Marina on the film set.
Meanwhile, Aqua Hoshino is likely to wrap up the film’s pre-production and prepare for filming, leading to the anticipated return of various characters, much to the delight of fans.
Where To Read Oshi No Ko Chapter 121
Oshi No Ko Chapter 121 will be available to read on Mangaplus in English and Young Jump webcomics in Japanese raw.