Kodoani.com – The official Twitter account of the anime adaptation of the manga Kengan Ashura of Yabako Sandrovich announced on Thursday that the second season of the anime will premiere on Netflix in 2023. The staff also revealed an image:
Netflix will distribute the sequel worldwide.
The sequel will feature the finals of the Kengan Annihilation Tournament and the ending of the original story.
The anime premiered on Netflix globally in July 2019. The second season of the anime, consisting of episodes 13 to 24, debuted on Netflix in October of that year.
The anime had its world premiere at Anime Expo in July 2018. The manga won a fan vote contest in 2015 to receive an adaptation.
Seiji Kishi (Danganronpa The Animation, Yuki Yuna Is a Hero) is directing the anime at Larx Entertainment. Makoto Uezu (Akame ga KILL !) is writing the series, and Kazuaki Morita (Tsuki ga Kirei, Assassination Classroom) is designing the characters. Team-MAX’s Yasuharu Takanashi (Fairy Tail, Naruto Shippūden) composed the music. MY FIRST STORY performed the song “King & Ashley.” Hip hop group BAD HOP performed the ending theme song for the anime “Born This Way.”
Sandrovich launched Kengan Ashura with illustrations by Daromeon in the Manga ONE app in 2012 and ended the series in August 2018, but a new season debuted in the Manga ONE app in January 2019.
Since the Edo period there have been arenas where merchants hired gladiators to fight hand-to-hand, with the winner taking all. Tokita Ouma, nicknamed “Ashura” entered the arena and defeated all his opponents. His special ability to crush all opponents has been noticed by large corporation owners, including corporation president Nogi Hideki.