On the official site for the anime adaptation of the manga, written and illustrated by Ken Wakui, Tokyo Revengersa new promotional video for the second season of the project, titled as, was unveiled Tokyo Revengers: Christmas Showdown. The video is actually the uncredited opening sequence, which features the title track "White noise' performed by the band Official Great Dandism.
This second season maintains its premiere scheduled for January 7, 2023 in Japan while the platform disneyplus takes care of the distribution in the West. As previously reported, it holds Masaya Fukunishi like the new voice of Ken "Draken" Ryuguujiafter the expulsion of tatsuhisa suzuki when involved in an infidelity scandal.
Ken Wakui began publishing the manga in the magazine Weekly Shōnen Magazine from the publisher kodansha between March 2017 and November 2022 with a total of thirty-one compiled volumes. A 24-episode anime adaptation produced by the studios LIDEN FILMS premiere of the season Spring 2021 (April-June) in Japan. crispy roll took care of the distribution in the west.
- Kouichi Hatsumi (Darling in the FranXX, Deadman Wonderland, Guilty Crown) is responsible for directing the anime at the studios LIDEN FILMS.
- yasuyuki mutu (Deadman Wonderland, Afro Samurai, Sengoku Basara) is responsible for writing and supervising the screenplays.
- kenichi oonuki (Golden Kamuy) J Keiko Oota (Psycho Pass) are responsible for character design and animation direction.
- Hiroaki Tsutsumi (Jujutsu Kaisen, Dr. STONE, Ao Haru Ride) composes the soundtrack.
Tokyo Revenger's synopsis
Takemichi Hanagaki's sophomore year of high school was the pinnacle of his life. He had respect, a band of friends to rely on, and even a girlfriend. But that was twelve years ago. Today she is a nobody: a rickety nothing who is mocked by children and has to apologize to her younger boss again and again. Sudden news of the gruesome murder of the only girlfriend he's ever had with his brother by the Tokyo Manji gang only adds to the insult. Half a second before a move ends his miserable life forever, Takemichi recalls that same day twelve years ago when he was still dating Hinata Tachibana.
After being forced to relive the day he began his downward spiral, Takemichi encounters Hinata's little brother. Without thinking, he admits his apparent death before returning to the past. Takemichi urges him to protect his sister before inexplicably returning to the future. Miraculously, he's not dead. Stranger still, the future has changed. It seems that Takemichi can change the passage of time. Given the chance to prevent his ex-girlfriend's tragic death at the hands of Tokyo's Manji Gang, Takemichi decides to fly through time to change the course of the future.
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