Already a year ago we reported that Netflix will give the series ULTRAMAN a second season. More details were revealed at the “Anime Season 2 Kickoff Event”.
Ultraman Season 2 in Spring 2022
The premiere of the second season is scheduled to take place worldwide in spring 2022 on Netflix. The first season was released there in April 2019 and consists of 13 episodes. How many episodes the second season includes and on which day it will be published is not yet known.
Kenji Kamiyama (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex) and Shinji Aramaki (Appleseed) will direct as in the first season, while the studio’s Production I.G (Eden of the East & Moriarty The Patriot) and Sola Digital Arts (Appleseed Alpha) will once again contribute the 3D animations.
Tatsuhisa Suzuki was previously scheduled for the new character Tar/Kotaro Higashi, but stepped down from the role after recently announcing a break from “all activities in the entertainment industry.” For the first season, he sang the opening as a member of OLDCODEX.
Ultraman Season 2 Teaser
Several years have passed since the events surrounding Ultraman and the legendary »Giant of Light« is now nothing more than a memory. Many believe that he traveled back to his homeland after fighting the alien invasion on Earth. But Shinjiro Hayata, the son of the first ultraman Shin Hayata, suddenly discovers that he too has abilities that his father once possessed. As the new Ultraman, he faces a new alien threat.