Ultraman Season 2 will premiere on April 14.
The premiere date was lastly revealed by manufacturing firm Tsuburaya by way of the official Ultraman website. A brand new trailer from the present additionally revealed, which exhibits off extra of the brand new Ultramen that can be becoming a member of the collection in its second season, and units up the “Disappearance Incident” that can kind the idea for the brand new season’s story arc. The trailer additionally teases an look from the unique Ultraman, full with the unique Nineteen Sixties tokusatsu swimsuit design. The web site additionally reveals that Season 2 can be six episodes lengthy.
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The official web site additionally reveals that veteran voice actor Maaya Sakamoto, who can be recognized for starring in anime equivalent to The Imaginative and prescient of Escaflowne, Ouran Excessive Faculty Host Membership and the Rebuild of Evangelion motion pictures, will be part of the present as Izumi, the girlfriend of Kotaro Higashi, a.ok.a. Ultraman Taro. Sakamoto joins a solid that additionally contains Metallic Gear Strong and Saint Seiya‘s Hideyuki Tanaka and Eden of the East‘s Ryohei Kimura. Free! Iwatobi Swim Membership‘s Tatsuhisa Suzuki was beforehand slated to be a part of Season 2’s solid as nicely, however the actor exited the present’s manufacturing, in addition to a number of different anime collection equivalent to Tokyo Revengers and The Misfit of Demon King Academy, following a public infidelity scandal. Suzuki can be changed by Tomoaki Maeno, who beforehand starred in That Time I Acquired Reincarnated as a Slime and World Set off.
The collection relies on a manga written by Eiichi Shimizu and drawn by Tomohiro Shimoguchi, which started publication in 2011 and remains to be on-going. The collection tells the story of Shinjiro Hayata, the son of authentic Ultraman protagonist Shin Hayata, and serves as a direct sequel to the traditional 1966 live-action collection. The manga is about in a rebooted continuity that builds off of the story of the unique present however ignores the occasions of the entire different subsequent sequels and spin-off collection that adopted it. The anime adaptation was produced by Ghost within the Shell‘s Manufacturing IG and Sola Digital Arts, a studio specializing in CG animation. The collection is helmed by administrators Kenji Kamiya and Shinji Aramaki. The 2 are frequent collaborators who beforehand labored collectively on Ghost within the Shell: Stand Alone Advanced and the brand new Blade Runner animated collection, Black Lotus, which aired on Grownup Swim and Crunchyroll this previous fall.
The unique season of the Ultraman anime is presently out there to stream on Netflix. The unique manga is accessible in English from writer VIZ Media.