Written by: Jei Beltrano | Published on: March 19, 2021 at 8:03 PM PHT (GMT+8)
The official Twitter for the TV anime adaptation of Naoki Yamakawa and Akinari Nao's "I'm Standing on a Million Lives (Hyakuman no Inochi no Ue ni Ore wa Tatteiru)" manga series has revealed on Friday its first promotional video (PV) for the upcoming second season of the series. The sequel is scheduled to begin broadcasting in July 2021.
The cast and staff from the first season will reprise their roles for the new season. Additional cast members will join the sequel which includes Toshiyuki Toyonaga as Keita Torii, Ayana Taketatsu as Yana, Aoi Yūki as Ahyu, and Shinichiro Miki as Canteele.
Japanese singer Kanako Takatsuki is returning to perform the ending theme song titled "Subversive" and Japanese VTuber Kaede Higuchi will perform the opening theme song titled "Baddest."
The anime series is animated by Maho film and directed by Kumiko Habara. The series composition and script is handled by Takao Yoshioka and Ken Ito serves as the music composers.
Cast includes Yūto Uemura as Yūsuke Yotsuya, Risa Kubota as Iu Shindo, Azumi Waki as Kusue Hakozaki, Makoto Koichi as Yuka Tokitate, and Chiwa Saitō as Kahabell.
The first season consisted of 12 episodes and was aired in Japan's Tokyo MX, BS11, MBS, Wowow on October 2, 2020.
The series is based on the Japanese manga series written by Naoki Yamakawa and illustrated by Akinari Nao titled "I'm Standing on a Million Lives (Hyakuman no Inochi no Ue ni Ore wa Tatteiru)". It has been serialized in Kodansha's shōnen manga magazine Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine since June 2016 and has been collected in eight tankōbon volumes.