Recently, official information about the release date of the anime Goblin Slayer season 2 was announced, causing a stir in the fan community.
On Friday, September 8, 2023, the official website of the Goblin Slayer anime revealed the Goblin Slayer season 2 release date along with new key images. With that, the anime revealed that the second season of the series will be released on Friday, October 6, 2023, during the Fall 2023 anime season.
Previously we also learned that LIDENFILMS studio will take over the anime from White Fox studio. Along with this came the release of a promotional video, announcing that the second season will be released in October 2023.
Goblin Slayer season 2 release date confirmed along with new key visuals.
According to new information revealed by the anime’s official website, Goblin Slayer season 2 will be released on Saturday, October 7, 2023, at 1:05 a.m. JST. This means the anime will be available to watch in most countries worldwide on Friday, October 6, 2023.
The anime will be available to watch on Japanese television networks such as TOKYO MX, Sun TV, AT-X and others. Currently, the anime has not revealed its streaming website. That said, the first season of the anime was released on the YouTube channel Crunchyroll and Muse Asia, leaving fans to expect the same for the second season.
As for the new key visual, it features characters from the first season – Goblin Slayer, Onna Shinkan, Elf, Dwarf Shaman and Lizard Priest.
How did fans react when Goblin Slayer season 2 announced its official release date?
Fans are quite excited about the return of Goblin Slayer. According to them, some anime fans stopped watching the series after witnessing disturbing moments. However, fans loved the plot of the film and wanted to know more about it. So they were looking forward to the second season coming out, hoping to see more disturbing moments from the goblins.
Considering that the first season was released in the fall 2018 anime season, there was a long wait of five years for the second season. However, fans are glad that the anime is finally returning.
For anime fans who have never watched the anime before, they were thinking of watching it before Goblin Slayer season 2 was released. Many anime fans commented that this anime is disturbing and not for everyone
Meanwhile, other anime fans are much more concerned about the animation studio’s change because they fear the quality will decline. That said, many other fans don’t care about that. Since the promotional video seemed okay to them, they were sure that LIDENFILMS would produce season 2 thoughtfully.