The highly anticipated second season of Made in Abyss is all set to air in July 2022. Made in Abyss Season 2 Episode 1 will pickup the story from where the movie left off, focusing on the Ganja group along with the main trio of Riko, Reg and Nanachi.
Made in Abyss Season 2 is titled – Made In Abyss: The Golden City of the Scorching Sun (Made in Abyss: Retsujitsu no Ōgonkyō).
Made In Abyss Season 2 Episode 1 Preview:
The official website of Made in Abyss anime revealed the premise of Made in Abyss Season 2 Episode 1. The episode mainly focuses on the Ganja group and their voyage to the Golden City in the abyss.
The “Ganja,” a decisive death squad traveling in search of a golden city. They continue their voyage to uncharted lands, relying on the “star compass” held by Vueco, a member of the squadron. One day, a violent storm hits the Ganja fleet. While other ships were being swept away by the waves one after another, Vueco noticed that the compass was standing tall. Vueco immediately notified Wazukyan, the leader of the group, and at that moment, an island appeared beyond the storm. When they finally reach the island, the ganja team finds a huge hole as far as the eye can see.
Made in Abyss Season 2 Episode 1 is titled: ‘The compass pointed to darkness’. The preview images for the episode are as follows:
The staff that are working on the first episode of second season was also revealed as follows:
- Screenplay: Hideyuki Kurata
- Storyboard and direction: Masayuki Kojima
- Animation director: Yuka Kuroda
Made in Abyss Season 2 Episode 1 Release Date & Time:
Made in Abyss Season 2 Episode 1 will release on July 6, 2022, Wednesday in Japan. The release time of Made In Abyss Season 2 Episode 1 is 22:30 hrs/10:30 p.m. JST.
For global audiences, the release time of the episode is as follows:
- Pacific Time: July 6, 2022, 6:30 am PDT
- Central Time: July 6, 2022, 8:30 am CDT
- British Time: July 6, 2022, 2:30 pm p.m. BST
- Eastern Time: July 6, 2022, 9:30 am EDT
The episode will be available on streaming platforms sometime after its release in Japan.
Made in Abyss Season 2 Episode 1 Countdown:
The Episode Will Release In Japan In
Where to watch Made in Abyss Season 2 Episode 1?
Made in Abyss Season 2 Episode can be watched on Hi-Dive and select Sentai Filmworks platforms worldwide except Asia, France, Germany, Italy and Middle East and North Africa.
It will be aired on AT-X, Tokyo MX, BS11, Sun TV, KBS Kyoto, TV Aichi, and Saga TV in Japan.
As reported earlier, Made in Abyss Season 2 is also available on Muse Asia for fans in India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Singapore, Vietnam, Pakistan, Thailand, Indonesia, and Malaysia.
The episode is also available to watch on Amazon Prime Japan, starting July 6, 2022 at 25:00 hrs, which is essentially July 7, 2022 at 1:00 a.m.
More info on Made in Abyss Season 2:
Made in Abyss Season 2 is being animated by Kinema Citrus, with Masayuki Kojima returning to direct the series.
The other returning key staff for the series include:
- Series Composition: Hideyuki Kurata
- Music: Kevin Penkin
- Art Director: Osamu Masuyama
- Character Design: Kazuchika Kise
- Sound Director: Yo Yamada
Yuka Kuroda and Teru Sekiguchi are new additions to the staff this term. They will be serving as character designer and art director respectively.
The cast from previous season and the movie of the anime is returning for the second season, with new cast members joining them.
New cast members for the Ganja group and Faputa include:
- Misaki Kuno as Faputa
- Yuka Terasaki as Vueko
- Hiroaki Hirata as Wazukyan
- Mitsuki Saiga as Belaf
- Hiroki Gotō as Majikaja
- Kana Ichinose as Maaa
- Kimiko Saitō as Muugi
- Ryota Takeuchi as Gaburoon
Made in Abyss Season 2 will have 12 episodes in all.
The Made in Abyss manga is made by Akihito Tsukushi and was published under Bamboo Comics label. It began serializing in 2012.
The manga received an anime adaptation in 2017. It was followed by two compilation movies Made In Abyss: Journey’s Dawn and Made In Abyss: Wandering Twilight, which were released in January 2019, and a sequel movie, titled Made In Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul, which released in Japan on January 2020.