Written by: Nicole Castro
Published on: September 4, 2021 at 19:57 PHT (GMT+8)
The second cour of sci-fi anime 86 -Eighty Six- is set to premiere on Oct. 2, 2021 on TOKYO MX.
The second promotional video (PV) has just been published on the series' official Twitter account.
Below is the new key visual. The second cour is slated to have 12 episodes, giving the series a total of 23 episodes.
The following are additional cast joining the series for this second cour.
Misaki Kuno (久野美咲) as Frederica Rosenfort
Yuya Uchida ((内田夕夜) as Ernst Zimmerman
Asuna Tomari (泊 明日菜) as Shiden Iida
amazarashi will perform the opening theme song Kyoukaisen (Boundary Line), and Regal Lily will perform the ending theme song Alchemilla.
Synopsis from Fandom:
The Republic of San Magnolia has long been under attack from the neighboring Giadian Empire's army of unmanned drones known as the Legion. After years of painstaking research, the Republic finally developed autonomous drones of their own, turning the one-sided struggle into a war without casualties-or at least, that's what the government claims.
In truth, there is no such thing as a bloodless war. Beyond the fortified walls protecting the eighty-five Republic territories lies the "nonexistent" Eighty-Sixth Sector. The young men and women of this forsaken land are branded the Eighty-Six and, stripped of their humanity, pilot the "unmanned" weapons into battle...