This anime passes criteria 1 and 2 in episode 1, and criterion 3 in episode 3. The conversations are not frequent or non-trivial though.
- Are there two named female characters?
- Who have a conversation?
- Not about men?
- Does this happen frequently?
- Is the conversation non-trivial?
Even though the mangaka is female, the focus here is entirely on the guys…
Author gender: female
No. of female protagonists/all protagonists: 2/5
Year of airing: 2003