Our favorite spy-filled manga-turned-anime, SPY x FAMILY, is coming back for a second season, and it's going to be even more exciting than before! Let's dive into all the juicy details together, shall we?
Check out these two awesome promotional images that the official Twitter account of SPY x FAMILY just shared with us. In the first visual, we see the super cool Forger family striking some "awesome" poses. And the second image adds a humorous and more familiar touch to the mix. Isn't it just adorable?
But hold on, there's more! Brace yourself because this much-anticipated sequel will be hitting Japanese TV screens in October. Can you believe it? We don't have to wait much longer to reunite with our beloved characters. And guess what? There's even a movie on the horizon too! Titled SPY x FAMILY CODE: White, it's an original story that won't be adapted from the manga.
Get your popcorn ready because it's scheduled to premiere on December 22, 2023, in Japanese cinemas. Exciting, right?
Let's take a quick trip down memory lane. The first season of SPY x FAMILY had a total of twenty-five episodes, split into two parts. The first part aired in the Spring 2022 season (April-June), while the second part graced our screens in the Autumn 2022 season (October-December). Oh, the suspense!
Now, let's talk about the talented folks behind the scenes.
- Kazuhiro Furuhashi, known for their work on popular titles like Hunter x Hunter and Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan, is the director of this anime gem. They're taking charge at WIT Studio and CloverWorks, and not only overseeing the direction but also handling the scriptwriting. Talk about a multi-talented individual!
- And the character designs? They're in the capable hands of Kazuaki Shimada, who has worked on fantastic series like Mahou Shoujo Nante Mou Ii Desukara and Yakusoku no Neverland.
- Plus, we can't forget about the incredible (K)NoW_NAME, the musical maestros behind the breathtaking soundtrack of Dorohedoro, Fairy Gone, and Hai to Gensou no Grimgar. They'll be creating the captivating tunes that will transport us into the world of SPY x FAMILY.
Synopsis of SPY x FAMILY
Now, let me give you a sneak peek into the thrilling story of SPY x FAMILY. Meet "Twilight" a top-notch agent who will stop at nothing for the sake of peace. Tasked with the mission of preventing extremists from starting a war with the neighboring country of Ostania, Twilight poses as a spy master in Westalis. But here's the twist: for his latest mission, he must infiltrate the prestigious Eden Academy by becoming a family man. And that's where the fun begins!
Twilight, also known as "Loid Forger" swiftly adopts a humble orphan named Anya to play the role of his six-year-old daughter and a potential student at Eden Academy. As for his wife, he crosses paths with Yor Briar, a ditzy office worker who needs a fake partner to impress her friends. But hold on tight because Yor isn't just any ordinary office worker. She's the deadly assassin known as the "Thorn Princess" and marrying Loid provides the perfect cover for her. But the surprises don't end there!
Anya isn't your average little girl either. She's an Esper, a product of secret experiments that grant her mind-reading abilities. Despite discovering their true identities, Anya is thrilled to have her new parents be super cool secret agents! Of course, she would never let them know she's onto them. It's way more fun that way, don't you think?
So, get ready to join the Forger family on their thrilling adventures once again. SPY x FAMILY Season 2 is just around the corner, and it's going to be a blast! Make sure to mark your calendars and prepare for an action-packed and hilarious ride you won't want to miss.
Source: Official Website
© 遠藤達哉／集英社・SPY×FAMILY製作委員会 Tatsuya Endo / Shueisha, SPY x FAMILY Production Committee