The anime adaptation of Hiro Mashima’s Edens Zero announces a second season with a new artwork featuring the main characters of the sci-fi anime series.
Kodoani.com – The official Twitter account of the sci-fi anime series has confirmed that Season 2 has been produced. The announcement comes alongside the reveal of a new anime series artwork, which features the series’ central trio of protagonists, Shiki, Rebecca, and the robotic cat Happy, celebrating the renewal of the series. anime.
No other details about the second season have been revealed at this time, including information about the anime’s cast and crew or expected premiere date. The original season of the anime series was produced by JC Staff, an animation studio known for shows like Is It Wrong to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? and Nodame Cantabile. The anime stars Tokyo Revengers’ Takumi Terashima as Shiki and Jujutsu Kaisen’s Mikako Komatsu as Rebecca. The first season was directed by director Shinji Ishihara, who previously worked on Fairy Tail and the isekai Log Horizon anime series, and episode director Yuji Suzuki, who tragically passed away on September 9, 2021 , just before the final three episodes of the season he directed, were broadcast in Japan. Suzuki also worked on the anime adaptation of Fairy Tail and the critically acclaimed sci-fi anime series Space Brothers.
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Edens Zero is set in the space travel society and tells the story of Shiki Granbell, a young man raised by cyborgs on an abandoned amusement park planet and gifted with partial use of technology for allowing him to control gravity. Granbell left her planet after meeting Rebecca Bluegarden and her cyborg companion Happy, who works as a vlogger for the futuristic video website B-Cube. Using the genuine spaceship Edens Zero, which Shiki inherited, the trio set out to explore the universe and search for a character called Mother, who is said to be the goddess of the universe.
The sci-fi adventure anime series is based on a manga that debuted in 2018 and was created by award-winning writer and artist Hiro Mashima. Mashima is best known for his previous shonen series, Fairy Tail, which ran from 2006-2017 and achieved a global circulation of over 72 million copies. Fairy Tail has also received an anime adaptation, which aired over 300 episodes from 2009 – 2019. He is also known for several other manga series, including his original work, 1999’s Rave Master, as well as Monster Hunter Orange, adapted from Capcom’s popular Game Series.
The first season of Edens Zero is available to stream exclusively via Netflix. Mashima’s original manga is also available in English from US publisher Kodansha.