The special stage during the AnimeJapan 2022 revealed on Saturday, Mar 26, 2022, that the second season for TV anime Rikei ga Koi ni Ochita no by Shoumei Shitemita (Science Fell in Love, So I Tried to Prove It) is set to air on April 1.
A new PV was unveiled with the announcement featuring the opening and ending sequences for the upcoming season.
Sora Amamiya, who voices Ayame Himuro, is performing the opening theme titled “Love-Evidence“.
In addition, Chicho and the HoneyWorks will perform the ending theme song “Bibitto Love” in collaboration with Mafumafu.
The second season titled “Rikei ga Koi ni Ochita no by Shoumei Shitemita. r=1-sinθ(Heart)” will premiere on the Tokyo MX channel on April 1 at 25:30, and will also air on BS NTV, Sun TV, Gunma TV, BS Fuji, AT-X, Hokkaido TV, Tochigi TV, and Television Nagasaki.
The title of the upcoming season was decided through an online contest conducted from June 11 to June 30, 2021.
The cast include:
- Shinya Yukimura : Yuma Uchida
- Himuro Ayame : Sora Amamiya
- Kotonoha Kanade : Natsuko Hara
- Ena Tsuda : Nichika Omori
- Kosuke Inukai : Jun Fukushima
- Professor Ikeda : Ryutaro Okiayu
- Arika Yamamoto : Yui Ogura
- Chris Floret : Yuki Kaji
- Suiu Fujiwara : Marina Yamada
- Haru Kagurano : Rena Hasegawa
- Rikekuma : Momo Asakura
Toru Kitahata is reprising his position as the director, with Kenta Onishi as assistant director and Kouichirou Natsume as chief production supervisor.
Rintarou Ikeda is overseeing and co-writing the scripts with Michiko Yokote. The character designer and chief animation director is Yuusuke Isouchi. The music is composed by hisakuni, Shouichiro Hirata, Kaoru Ōtsuka, Shūhei Takahashi, Takuma Sogi, and Yūko Takahashi.
Science Fell in Love, So I Tried to Prove It is a Japanese manga by Alifred Yamamoto, and started its run in 2016 published by Flex Comix, collected in 10 volumes.
Rikekoi was first adapted to live-action, in a 4 episode television drama that ran from September 1st to the 22nd in 2018 to promote a live-action film that premiered on February 1st, 2019.
The manga was adapted to anime by Studio Zero-G, and the first season, consisting of 12 episodes, aired from January 10th, 2020 to March 13th, 2020.
Source: AnimeJapan 2022 live stream, Comic Meteor Youtube