On the official site for the anime adaptation of the manga, written and illustrated by Izumo Ito, Machikado Mazoku (The Demon Girl Next Door), this has been announced The broadcast of the seventh episode of the second season of the project, scheduled for May 19, will be postponed by a week for unspecified reasons. The new exhibition date is then May 26 (This is similar to when Shingeki no Kyojn: The Final Season Part 2 announced in advance that its final episode would be delayed).

It is worth remembering that the official title of this second season is Machikado Mazoku 2 Choume.

Machikado Mazoku 2 Choume

This second season has been broadcast in Japan since April 7 and has been confirmed by the platform with a total of twelve episodes crispy roll takes care of sales in the west. For his part, Itou publishes the manga in the magazine Manga time Kirara Carat from the publisher Houbunsha since 2014. The publisher published the sixth anthology in Japan in February 2021 and the sequel has had frequent interruptions due to the author's vulnerable health condition. The work inspired a twelve-episode first season produced by the studios JCSTAFF and published in July 2019.

production team

  • Hiroaki Sakurai (Akihabara Dennou-gumi: 2011-nen no Natsuyasumi, Kaichou wa Maid-sama!, Saiki Kusuo no Ψ-nan) was responsible for directing the first season at the studios JCSTAFF.
  • Keiichirou Oochi (Gotoubun no Hanayome, Adachi to Shimamura, Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. khan) was responsible for writing and overseeing the scripts for the first season.
  • May Ootsuka (Astarotte no Omocha!, Genjitsu Shugi Yuusha no Oukoku Saikenki, Houkago no Pleiades) handled the character design for the first season.

Summary for Machikado Mazoku

After a strange dream about a mysterious ancestor, high school student Yuuko Yoshida wakes up to find she has grown demon horns and a tail. Dazed and confused, her mother reveals to her a dark family secret: her family is descended from a dark clan, banished to live helpless and helpless by their mortal enemies, the magical girls of the Clan of Light. The only way to lift her ancestors' curse is for Yuuko to find a magical girl, kill her, and spill her blood on her ancestor's demon god statue.

Luckily for Shadow Mistress Yuuko, a magical girl saves her from being hit by an oncoming truck. Unfortunately, Momo Chiyoda is Yuuko's classmate at Sakuragaoka High School and is much stronger than her in both strength and endurance. Taking pity on her weak attacker, the Magical Girl agrees to train Yuuko and help her unlock her dormant powers. Now Yuuko must rise up and defeat her generous enemy friend to save her family from the terrible grip of poverty.

Source: official page

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