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Japanese title シツモン
translation title Shitsumon
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Chapter number 002
Arc First Year Arc
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Question (シツモン, Shitsumon) is the second chapter of the Nisekoi manga series written and illustrated by Naoshi Komi, published weekly in the magazine Weekly Shōnen Jump.

Overview Edit

Raku and Chitoge are meeting each other again, but at the former's place. Their fathers want them to be a couple since the relationship between the two gangs depends on the couple. They got questioned by their loyal gang members which in the end, Raku and Chitoge were talking alone at the garden but it didn't change their personalities towards each other. The next day, Chitoge came to Raku's house which she asks him to go out on a date.

Plot Edit

Raku and Chitoge are both in shock after knowing each other backgrounds. Raku and Chitoge's fathers introduce the two to each other. Raku tells them that he cannot date Chitoge, which Chitoge agrees to which they start arguing again with each other. Raku's father believes that they are on good terms, which the two deny. Raku's father tells them that there is no other way to stop the war between the groups, when they suddenly hear a scream outside. Claude barges in and has heard rumors that Chitoge got kidnapped, which Chitoge denies.

The yakuza appears and Ryū tells Claude that he has held his anger towards the Bee Hive Gang for a long time and he won't let it slide this time. Claude and Ryū spread serious threats, but Raku's father tells Claude that it is a misunderstanding and tells him that Raku and Chitoge are dating. Everyone is in total shock at the news, and when Claude asks Chitoge's father if it is true, he responds saying that they've accepted it too. Everyone cheers for their relationship and both groups decide to stop the war against each other. Raku and Chitoge are denies about being in love with each other but Claude fires a gunshot towards while Ryū slashes his sword next to Chitoge telling Claude that he will kill him if he touches Raku.

The groups question and become suspicious of Chitoge and Raku's relationship but the two manage to fake their love for each other which Ryū believes while Claude finds things suspicious. Claude and Ryū ask the couple questions about them but when they both have different answers the groups become unsure of their relationship. The group then warns them what the consequences are if they break up.

Outside, Raku thanks Chitoge for finding his pendant. Chitoge explains that she would feel horrible if she didn't help him to find it and asks him what it is. Raku tells her that a special girl he loved gave it to him long time ago. Chitoge tells Raku that she hates people who mope about failures and things they can't change, but what she doesn't hate are romantic things. The next day, one of the yakuza members tells Raku that he has a guest, which suprises Raku. Raku sees Chitoge at his door asking him to go out on a date with Raku in complete in shock. Meanwhile, Kosaki is leaving home to go somewhere.

Debut Edit

Characters Edit

Chapter notes Edit

Character revelations Edit

  • The name of Chitoge's father has been revealed, also his group known as the "Bee Hive Gang" has been revealed to be under control by him.
  • Chitoge calls Raku a bean sprout for the first time.
  • According to Claude, Chitoge only listen to classical music and dislikes banana's.

Trivia Edit

  • The chapter title "Question" is written in katakana while it actually originated from kanji, which is "質問" which also means "Question".
  • This chapter was adapted into an episode for Encounter (episode).