Netflix has announced that a season 2 is in the works for Kengan Ashura. Season 1 is ready to view on the streaming platform.
By: Nicole S. Castro on March 23, 2022 at 23:20 PHT
Streaming platform Netflix has announced that a second season is ongoing production for the anime adaptation of Yabako Sandrovich and Daromeon's martial arts series Kengan Ashura.
Below is the official announcement.
Kengan Ashura (Japanese: ケンガンアシュラ) is a Japanese manga series written by Yabako Sandrovich and illustrated by Daromeon. It was serialized on Shogakukan's Ura Sunday website from April 2012 to August 2018, with its chapters compiled into 27 tankōbon volumes. A sequel, titled Kengan Omega, began in January 2019.
Kengan Ashura was adapted into an original net animation (ONA) series. Season 1 aired on Netflix in July 2019 (part 1) and in October 2019 (part 2).
For this season 2, the anime will cover the final match at the Kengan Annihilation Tournament. Below is the key visual that is also reflected on the anime's official website.
Teaser videos and other relevant details will be released on a later date.
NICOLE S. CASTRO
Nicole is based in the Philippines and works as a freelance Japanese Translator/Interpreter and copywriter (English). She is a JLPT N2 passer who watches anime to "study" for N1. She has a long career history on LinkedIn (with primary focus on media and translation), but her anime watchlist is much, much longer.