On the official Twitter account for the anime adaptation of the manga World triggerIt was announced that the television broadcast of the sixth episode of season two has been delayed indefinitely. «The terrestrial broadcast of the sixth episode of the second season of World Trigger was suspended at midnight due to an emergency broadcast in response to the earthquake on February 13th. We sincerely apologize to everyone who has been waiting for the broadcast and will inform you of the new broadcast date as soon as it is decided.».

Although the episode was already on distribution platforms such as AbemaTV in Japan the platform Crunchyroll, who is responsible for international sales, has apparently not received permission to transmit, as reported on his official Twitter account: «Due to special programs due to the earthquake in Japan, the broadcast of the sixth episode of World Trigger 2 was canceled. A new broadcast date will be announced as soon as a decision is made.».

This second season has aired in Japan since January 9th and has been confirmed with thirteen episodes and the production of a third season. Daisuke Ashihara began publishing the manga in the magazine Weekly shonen jump from the publisher Shueisha Since then, in 2013, he has been counting on several breaks due to his poor health.

Production team

  • Morio Tanako is responsible for directing the anime in the studios Toei animation.
  • Hiroyuki Yoshino is responsible for the composition of the series.
  • Toshihisa Kaiya is responsible for the character design.
  • Kenji Kawai is responsible for the composition of the soundtrack.
  • The boy band from South Korea, TOMORROW X TOGETHER plays the opening song entitled "Force". This topic was written by the band member Mrs. Green Apple, Motoko Ohmori. On the other hand the rock band Kami wa Saikoro wo Furanai leads the final topic entitled "Mirai Eigou".

World Trigger Synopsis

When suddenly the door to another world on earth opens, the city of Mikado is occupied by strange creatures known as "neighbors" who are evil beings with traditional weapons. In response to this invasion, an organization known as the Border Defense Agency attacked the neighbors with weapons known as "triggers". Years after the battle began, the neighbors remain a threat and the agency's members remain on alert.

Despite this delicate situation, members in training like Osamu Mikumo are not allowed to use their triggers outside of headquarters. But when a mysterious student in his class is dragged into a forbidden area by bullies, the neighbors launch an attack and Osamu has no choice but to do what he sees fit. To her surprise, transfer student Yuuma Kuga quickly takes care of her, revealing that he is a neighbor in disguise.

Source: Official Twitter account

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