Kengan Ashura Season 2 is set to premiere on Netflix next year, according to a recent announcement from the streamer.
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The announcement came alongside a new visual poster for the anime, showing off series protagonist Ohma Tokita. While Netflix didn’t announce any concrete information, the news of a general release date window is sure to be exciting to fans nonetheless.
Check out the new visual for Kengan Ashura Season 2 below:
The first season of the anime series premiered in July 2019 on Netflix and was warmly received at the time of its release. However, likely due to the production issues that arose during the COVID-19 pandemic, the second season has taken a bit more time to finish.
Originally released in April 2012, Kengan Ashura became an extremely popular manga during its run producing 27 volumes total before coming to an end in August 2018. A new series, Kengan Omega, has also been running since January 2019, with that manga producing 10 volumes of content as of now.
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“Kazuo Yamashita is an ordinary fifty-six-year-old man who one day is summoned by the chairman of his company and hired as a manager of a gladiator,” reads the official synopsis of the manga. “He learns that these hired gladiators engage in battles called “Kengan Matches” to protect the corporate rights of the businesses they represent.”