The Winter 2022 Anime anime season is underway with some great new titles, but also long-awaited sequels like Attack on Titan: Final Season Part 2, Teasing Master Takagi-san 3, and Arifureta . However, this is not a list of all the sequels of popular anime franchises that will air in 2022. After the Winter 2022 anime ends, we will enter a new season with many promising names.
Let’s take a look at the brands that will launch a sequel this year that the audience is looking forward to!
Kaguya-sama: Love is War 3
The third season of Kaguya-sama: Love is War titled Ultra Romantic will premiere in April. A-1 Pictures will produce, with Mamoru Hatakeyama as director. The old cast is also back, and it looks like the characters introduced in the second season (especially Miko Iino) will get a bit more screen time.
The Rising of the Shield Hero Season 2
The previously delayed second installment of The Rising of the Shield Hero will finally premiere in April 2022. Korean studio DR Movie will produce with Kinema Citrus, while Masato Jinobu is directing. to act. The old cast will return, but the new movie still has no official trailer, only the poster has been released.
Made in Abyss: The Golden City of the Scorching Sun
Another title from Kinema Citrus is coming later this year, but an official release date is yet to be confirmed. Fans of the Made in Abyss series have been waiting patiently since Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul was released in 2020. Recently, a trailer with an image of the film has been revealed.
The Devil is a Part-Timer! 2
More than nine years after the first season, The Devil is a Part-Timer will get a Studio 3Hz sequel and premiere this July. The sequel has a new staffing team led by Daisuke Chikusa, but will still be the same cast. The series revealed a key visual in December 2021.
Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? IV
The fourth season of Is It Wrong when Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? will be released later this year. JCStaff Studio is producing, with Hideki Tachibana as director. DanMachi 4 recently got its first image. A teaser introducing the main cast has also been revealed.
Ascendance of a Bookworm 3
Everyone’s favorite nerd is returning this spring with the series’ third season. Ajia-do handled the animation, and Mitsuru Hongo returned to the director’s chair. A new trailer for Ascendance of a Bookworm: Part III was recently revealed.
Studio MADHOUSE is animating the fourth season of the Overlord series. The exact release date is still unknown, but after the success of the first three seasons, this anime is definitely one of the most anticipated 2022 sequels. A key visual for the film was recently revealed, and a trailer that further showcases Ainz’s adventures has also been posted.
To Your Eternity Season 2
To Your Eternity will continue with a second season and the critically acclaimed series. Officially announced in August, the sequel to this franchise has official images, but so far there is no information about the studio or staff.
Shadows House Season 2
The sequel to Shadows House will premiere this July and will still be directed by studio CloverWorks, with Kazuki Ohashi as director. A teaser image of the movie was recently released.