Following the first PV posted last month, the official Japanese website for the TV anime adaptation of Kiri Wazawa’s comedy web manga series Fukigen na Mononokean/The Morose Mononokean announced today that the highly-anticipated second season is set to premiere in Japan in January 2019 and that its official Japanese title is Fukigen na Mononokean: Tsuzuki (Continuation).
The two main staff are changed for the Pierrot+-produced anime’s second season. In place of the first season’s Akira Iwanaga, Itsuro Kawasaki (Cardfight!! Vanguard G: NEXT, Magical Girl Ore) newly serves as director, and the first season’s anime character designer Atsuko Kageyama is replaced by Mizuki Aoba (On a Lustful Night Mingling with a Priest…). Meanwhlie, Takao Yoshioka (High School DxD) continues to work as series composition writer.
The two main voice cast, Yuki Kaji (Hanae Ashiya) and Tomoaki Maeno (Haruitsuki Abeno) are set to
reprise their roles, while Hiro Shimono and Kouji Yusa newly join as Shihou and Gyousei.
TV anime second season key visual
The first season of the TV anime was aired for 13 episodes from June to September 2016, and has been also
available to Crunchyroll members in the following territories: U.S.A., Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia,
New Zealand, South Africa, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Iceland, Netherlands, Latin America (Central and
South America including Caribbean), German and French speaking Europe.
TV anime 1st season key visual
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