Netflix recently came up with a barrage of announcements and renewals for existing anime titles on the platform. Tiger and Bunny Season 2 has officially been confirmed for a return in 2022 following the release of its key visual. The manga for the title began with a one-shot in Shueisha’s Weekly Young Jump in 2011 which later turned into a serialized manga that ended in 2014.
The recent announcement for The Devil is a Part-Timer Season 2 confirmed the anime’s return after 9 years. Similarly, Tiger and Bunny will be returning with a Season 2 after 11 years. The series has two film releases as well! The first season of the anime is rated 7.9/10 on My Anime List!
What is Tiger and Bunny About?
Tiger and Bunny takes place in an alternate version of New York City called Stern Bild City where entities called NEXTs start showing up and assume the position of superheroes in the new society. The heroes are out for hire and work with companies that sponsor them and also display the logo on their uniforms. To add to this, the endeavours of the heroes are broadcast on a Tv show called ‘Hero TV’.
The Tv show gives heroes points and creates a kind of social ladder. The hero at the top of this ladder at the end of a season becomes the ‘King of Heroes’. Kotsuki Kaburagi and Barnaby Brooks are partnered and clash as they learn to work together. In their line of work, they also encounter a series of mysterious leads to something sinister.
What is Tiger and Bunny Season 2 Plot?
Tiger and Bunny Season 2 is expected to take on after the events of the second movie from the franchise that was released in 2014. The first movie was titled Tiger and Bunny: The Beginning in 2011 while the second movie was titled Tiger and Bunny: The Movie – The Rising. The second movie continues after the season finale of the first season after Kotatsu’s identity becomes revealed to the public.
Tiger and Bunny Season 2 will continue the changed dynamic of the duo after Kotatsu’s identity is revealed. The key visual for the anime has been released!
When is the Tiger and Bunny Season 2 Release date?
Tiger and Bunny Season 2 is scheduled for a 25-episode release. The coming season will be a split-cour release which means there will be 2 parts of the season will 10-13 episodes each. Tiger and Bunny Season 2 Part 1 is expected to release in April 2022 with 13 episodes. The remaining 12 episodes should be released in Summer 2022.
Tiger and Bunny has been added to Netflix and Season 2 is set to be added to it upon release. Tiger and Bunny Season 2 Part 1 will release 13 episodes at the same time.
Tiger and Bunny Season 2 Cast
The main cast of the first season is confirmed for a return in Tiger and Bunny Season 2. The voice actors returning include:
- Hiroaki Hirata as Kotetsu Kaburagi (Wild Tiger)
- Masakazu Morita as Barnaby Brooks Jr.
- Minako Kotobuki as Karina Lyle (Blue Rose)
- Go Inoue as Keith Goodman (Sky High)
- Taiten Kusunoki as Antonio Lopez (Rock Bison)
- Mariya Ise as Pao-Lin Huang (Dragon Kid)
- Nobuhiko Okamoto as Ivan Karelin (Origami Cyclone)
- Kenjiro Tsuda as Nathan Seymour (Fire Emblem)
Bandai Namco is overlooking the production of the series. Mitsuko Kase is the director for the season, Masakazu Katsura is in charge of character design and Masafumi Nishida is in charge of series composition. Viz Media released the first season of the anime, the movies and the manga in its English version.
Stay tuned for updates on Tiger and Bunny Season 2 and all the good stuff from your favourite titles. In the meantime, don’t forget to check out the best Fall 2021 anime releases and let us know all you plan to watch!