The official website of the new Urusei Yatsura anime announced on March 24, 2023, that it will be returning for a second season.
Urusei Yatsura season 2 will air in 2024. No further information has been revealed yet.
A new visual featuring Lum wearing Tomobiki High School uniform has also been revealed to commemorate the announcement.
Season 1 of Urusei Yatsura ran for two cours, with the second cour concluding on March 24, 2023.
The voice acting cast involved in Urusei Yatsura includes:
- Hiroshi Kamiya as Ataru Moroboshi
- Sumire Uesaka as Lum
- Maaya Uchida as Shinobu Miyake
- Mamoru Miyano as Shutaro Mendo
- Wataru Takagi as Cherry
- Miyuki Sawashiro as Sakura
- Kana Hanazawa as Ran
- Katsuyuki Konishi as Rei
- Saori Haya as Oyuki
- Shizuka Ishigami as Benten
- Nana Mitzuki as Princess Kurama
- Kenta Miyake as Onsen Mark
- Takahiro Sakurai as Tsubame Ozuno
- Marina Inoue as Ryoko Mendo
- Aoi Yuki as Ten
- Ayahi Takagaki as Ryunosuke Fujinami
- Shigeru Chiba as Ryunosuke’s dad
The technical staff for the series includes Hideya Takahashi and Yasuhiro Kimura as directors, with Yuuko Kakihara as script writer. Naoyuki Asano will serve as character designer.
The animation of the series is undertaken by David Production.
The Urusei Yatsura manga was the first work of Rumiko Takahashi to be published in Weekly Shonen Sunday magazine from 1978 to 1987. It has 366 individual chapter, 6 movies, 12 OVAs. The series received 195 episodes long anime series which ran from Oct 14, 1981 to March 19, 1986 produced by Kitty Films.
Viz Media published the manga series in English in North America in the 1990s by renaming it to Lum and The Return of Lum. However, they dropped it after 9 volumes.
Source: Official Website