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Tokyo Revengers Season 2 Is Currently In Production [2022 Updates]

 Kay SebastianKay-Updated May 2, 2022


Tokyo Revengers Season 2

 

Tokyo Revengers is one of the recent additions to the "Revolutionary Anime" category in the animanga industry.

 

I can't remember the last time I saw an anime EXPLODE in popularity as much as Revengers did and so, people are going insane about it.

 

And if you have watched the series, you know that all this hype is well worth it.

 

I mean it has a unique narrative, amazing cast, and brilliant direction. No wonder it is breaking records over and over.

 

However, a stoppage on its success was put because of the conclusion of the first season.

 

That's right, ladies and gentlemen, the first season of Tokyo Revengers came to an end and fans have been going crazy for the next season.

 

But what are the chances of that happening? Is the second season already announced? What are the potential release dates?

 

What about official announcements? And many more questions might be popping up in your mind.

 

But don't you worry because I am here to save the day. In this article, we are going to dive deep and understand the possibility of a sequel to the Tokyo Revengers anime.

 

From manga to anime, from popularity to sales, all will be discussed here. So grab your Toman jacket, turn on that opening and let's dive into Everything You Need To Know About Tokyo Revengers Season 2.

 

I hope you enjoy it!

 

 

Everything We Know So Far About Tokyo Revengers

 

Tokyo Revengers is a 24 episode TV anime that started airing back on April 11, 2021, and continued till September 19, 2021.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a manga series. The manga was written and illustrated by Ken Wakui.

 

The anime was directed by Hatsumi Kouichi and animated by LIDENFILMS. Director Hatsumi Kouichi is known for his directorial performance in Blue Exorcist and Deadman Wonderland.

 

On the other hand, LIDENFILMS has been known in the industry for "Yamada kun and the seven witches" and "Akashic Records Of Bastard Magic Instructor".

 

The story talks about Hanagaki Takemichi, a no-life part-timer who seems to have nothing to look forward to.

 

However, when the news of his childhood girlfriend's death shows up, his life takes some unreal turns.

 

One of those is his reappearance in his past life. You see, my man was pushed in front of a train by a certain someone.

 

However, instead of getting rammed by the train, my boy showed up in his past life. 12 years in the past to be exact.

 

And it was this time that changed his life forever. The pivotal period where he was a delinquent and had a bunch of friends as well as a girlfriend.

 

Remember that girlfriend who dies in the present? Yup, she is the one I am talking about.

 

Now our boy is trying to comprehend his current self and as he does so, he comes across the fact that his girlfriend's death is closely related to the incidents taking place in his past.

 

Therefore, after realizing his past and love for his girlfriend, my man decided to save her in the future.

 

But when he travels back, he realizes that all these incidents are connected with the Tokyo Manji Gang, a gang that was infamous back in his delinquent days.

 

Now he is on a mission to save his girlfriend by saving the Tokyo Manji Gang.

 

And he will do anything and everything to make sure that his girl has a lively future.

 

This marks the beginning of Hanagaki Takemichi and the legendary Tokyo Manji Gang. So now that we know about the narrative and all the trivial details, let's finally dive deep into the possibility of the second season, starting with Official announcement and release dates.

 

 

 

Official Announcements And Release Date Of Tokyo Revengers Season 2

 

Tokyo Revengers is returning for a second season/film (unclear) and is currently in production. The announcement came during the Jump Festa event which was held on December 18-19, 2021.

 

We haven't got a release date but hopefully, it will premiere late this year.

 

During the two days event, many important announcements related to other anime series like Haikyuu, Hell Paradise, Chainsaw, Dragon Ball Z, etc. came out.

 

The next season/film of Tokyo Revengers is going to adapt the Winter Arc of the manga. So, let's look what's the status of manga.

 

 

 

More Source Material Information On Tokyo Revengers Season 2

 

 

Tokyo Revengers is a currently-publishing manga series that started back on March 1, 2017. It is written and illustrated by Ken Wakui and published in Weekly Shounen Magazine.

 

Ken Wakui has been responsible for other manga like Abaddon and Shinjuku Swan. Whereas weekly Shounen Magazine is known for Seven Deadly Sins and Fairy Tale.

 

Kodansha has been responsible for publishing this manga and as of the time I am writing this, 25 volumes of the manga are out.

 

The worst part is that there are no hard copies (English) for this series yet so you have to rely on online sources to read it. Seven Sea Entertainment is going to print the manga in an omnibus edition so fans who wish to read offline will get the opportunity.

 

Currently, these volumes are coming out every 3-4 months and there are a total of 247 released chapters.

 

Out of which, the first season adapted the first 73 chapters and those chapters extended till the first half of volume 9.

 

So, the second season/film is going to pick from where it left. The Christmas showdown arc will introduce Black Dragons the same gang that terrorized Kazutora, leading to Baji creating Toman in the first place.

 

 

 

Popularity Information Of Tokyo Revengers Season 2

 

Popularity is key in determining the success of an anime. Since Tokyo Revengers was one of the successful anime of 2021, let see what's the trend and fan following?

 

Google trends for tokyo revengers season 2

 

Google Trends is a great platform to know how 'trendy' a specific series is. And if we look for Tokyo Revengers, well we have some great news.

 

As you can see in the graph, the searches for the second season of the anime are absolutely booming with the peak being on 19-25th September.

 

This is the time when Tokyo Revengers anime concluded and so people ran off to Google to know about the next season.

 

Let's try Twitter next.

 

Google Searches

How many people are searching for 'Tokyo Revengers Season 2' on Google per month to find any development or update?

 

For this popular anime series, around 112K people around the globe search on Google.  So, it's evident that this anime has garnered a lot of fans all around the world.

 

Twitter

official Twitter handle of tokyo revengers

 

Twitter is the home for many international anime fans along with other anime enthusiasts and anime creators themselves.

 

It is a great place for anime lovers to hang around and have a chat about their favorite series.

 

However, this also means that it's also a great platform to know how popular an anime is.

 

So let's take a look at Twitter and see what Tokyo Revengers has to offer.

 

Oh my goodness, ladies and gentlemen. Unreal numbers are witnessed here as we get to know that the official Twitter account of Tokyo Revengers has over 372,000 followers!!!

 

That is an enormous number of people. And keep in mind that this series has aired only for 4 months and yet, it managed to grab such a massive audience.

 

And it's not just Twitter that stands the strongest. No matter which platform you go to, Tokyo Revengers has great numbers following it proving that this show is a beast.

 

Heck, even my IRL friends used to nag me to watch Tokyo Revengers back when it first started and I don't regret it at all.

 

And this is not the end, the series showed up multiple times on Crunchyroll's Popular anime list.

 

So there's no doubt in my mind that this anime is an absolute monster in terms of popularity.

 

 

 

Expected Plot Of Tokyo Revengers Season 2

 

Now let's take a look at the potential storyline of the series. If we remember correctly, in the end, Kisaki was holding a gun right on Takemichi's head and the screen blacked out with the sound of the gun being fired.

 

This incident took place in the future where Takemichi is one of the leading members of Toman.

 

And right after the shot, the series ended with a cliffhanger. Now I don't want to spoil you too much about what is going to happen because that will be cruel.

 

However, let's just assume what could potentially happen in the series. As we all know, the series couldn't have ended right with that gunshot.

 

So we can assume that someone came to Takemichi's rescue. If that incident took place, then Takemichi would be free and realize that he hasn't completed his mission yet.

 

Toman is still an evil gang. Therefore, he will start again in the past, but now he is the first division captain of the gang and he has a lot more info.

 

Our gang will get into fights with other gangs as well including Black Dragons and Haitani Brothers.

 

This is going to be so much fun! Let's see if our boy Takemichi will make it through.

 

So that will be it, boys. I think this is where the story would go in the next season.

 

Of course, the details would be spoilers so I have avoided them. So make sure you are on your guards when you go online and search for Tokyo Revengers discussions.

 

Speaking of online, what do online fans have to say about the second season? Let's take a look.

 

 

Online Reactions To Tokyo Revengers Season 2

 

Now online reactions are a great way to know what fans around the world think about a certain anime.

 

So let's see what our homies at the other end of the planet have to say about the anime.

 

Twitter

Let's start with our boys at Twitter. This place is home to many anime fans so it would be great to seek the opinions of these residents.

 

Alright, ladies and gentlemen, good news is incoming. I just made a quick trip to Twitter and realized that fans over here are so excited about the series.

 

I see everyone talking about the next season and its content. All in all, a sense of assurance can be experienced while reading the tweets from the Twitter fandom.

 

Reddit

The next platform that we will be looking at is Reddit. Home to almost 3 million anime fans, this website is also crucial for our analysis.

 

So let's see what our Reddit users have to say about the series. Alright! It looks like the Reddit army is looking forward to the next season as well.

 

However, they are more concerned about the release dates.

 

They shall not worry because it will happen eventually. But we can say for sure that Reddit users are just as positive as we would expect them to be.

 

Quora

The final platform that we will be looking at is none other than Quora. This website is known for its curious nature and so, all the curious weebs gather here to know about the sequel of their favorite anime.

 

Let's see if they have to say something about Tokyo Revengers Season 2 as well?

 

You see, fans on Quora are more concerned about the story and if the anime is worth their time or not.

 

In other words, they are more focused on the first season and wish to know if it is worth it or not.

 

To those fans I would say, YES IT IS DEFINITELY WORTH ALL YOUR TIME! But yeah, they aren't talking about the second season yet.

 

It's all about the first one. But either way, people seem to be confident about the anime in general.

 

Across the board, we can see that fans have absolutely positive reactions to this anime.

 

No wonder it is loved so much.

 

 

Ratings And Reviews of Tokyo Revengers

 

Now let's look at the ratings and reviews received by Tokyo Revengers. Positive perspectives and scores are a great way to realize if an anime is appreciated widely or not.

 

And the best websites to know about these criteria are IMDB and MAL.

 

IMDb

IMDb rating for tokyo revengers

 

IMDb is one of the most popular entertainment-oriented websites. So scores and reviews here will hold some heavy significance.

 

Let's see how Tokyo Revengers performed here. Well, it seems nothing less than fabulous. Tokyo Revengers has an incredible score of 8.4/10 on IMDb.

 

Moreover, the reviews are all positive expressing the unique narrative that depicts the gangster and delinquent life so well.

 

So we can rest assured that Tokyo Revengers has a great path for itself down the road on IMDb.

 

Now let's take a look at MyAnimeList.

 

MyAnimeList

MyAnimeList is a website that is exclusive to anime and anime content. Therefore, opinions and scores here will reflect the perception of hardcore weebs.

 

Let's see what they have to say. Looks like they are all happy to watch this anime as Tokyo Revengers received a handsome score of 8.29 on MyAnimeList.

 

And if you are a frequent user of this website, you know that this score is very good for a new-gen anime.

 

Getting 8+ on MAL is a big deal. The reviews also seem to appreciate the series.

 

People are appreciating the new concept of Gangsters and Thugs being brought to the Mainstream Shounen table.

 

The narrative is just so brilliant that people can't help but appreciate it so very much.

 

There are a few criticisms regarding the animation. People claim that the presentation of the series could have been much better if it was for some other studio.

 

Personally, this is something I agree with. This anime would have been even more successful if Madhouse had animated it.

 

But what we have at the moment isn't all that bad either. But apart from this one piece of criticism, this series is amazing as always.

 

I think we can safely say that the Tokyo Revengers anime is a gem of the new generation.

 

Without a doubt, a work of art that gained popularity and appreciation faster than flash.

 

 

Tokyo Revengers Manga, DVD/Blu-ray Sales

 

Now let's get to the real deal, ladies and gentlemen. This is time to talk about SALES.

 

Anime is made to make money. Let's see what Tokyo Revengers has under its sleeve with regards to this.

 

Manga sales

Ok, let me just state some facts here and you guys decide if Tokyo Revengers had enough manga sales or not.

 

Let's go! Before the release of the anime, Tokyo Revengers had around 8 million copies (circulation).

 

Within a month, this number went from 8 million to 15 million! And just a week after that, the total sales reached a whopping 17 million.

 

And by September 26, the total copies in circulation reached an astonishing 40 MILLION! Moreover, each volume has had more than a million copies in circulation and received multiple reprints.

 

However, more is still being demanded nonetheless. And did I mention that it broke Attack On Titan's record of being the highest-selling manga in a year by Kodansha?

 

Topping the Pricing lists multiple times, winning the 44th Kodansha Manga Award, and showing insane sales growth are just part and parcel of Tokyo Revengers.

 

Blu-ray/Dvd sales

Let's look at the Blu-Ray sales. These contribute a good amount to the income of an anime.

 

And Tokyo Revengers had some decent numbers going for it in this segment. The sales of the first volumes were 2942, 3616, 4292, and 4513, respectively.

 

This goes to show that the sales numbers of this anime kept on going up.

 

It makes sense that these numbers are not THAT high despite being a super popular series because the anime was available on other streaming services.

 

Even godly shows like Attack On Titan don't have such numbers going for them because people are switching to online streaming.

 

And with that in mind, Tokyo Revengers had great Blu-ray sales overall.

 

Others

Tokyo Revengers had a few other methods of income as well. Merchandise doesn't contribute a significant portion to its wealth because of how novel this anime is.

 

The live-action, however, was definitely a success as it had a box office collection of $39,563,158, making it the most successful live-action of 2021 and the 28th most successful movie of 2021.

 

That's quite some money, don't you think? And did I mention the licensing fees for streaming services?

 

Heck, the bets for the license would go off the roof knowing that the anime is so popular.

 

 

Popular Tokyo Revengers Characters

 

This popular anime has many fan-favorite characters. In subsequent seasons many new faces would appear. So, let's take a look at some of the important characters who appeared in season 1 and going to return for 2nd season. 

 

Takemichi

Takemichi

 

Our boy is bound to make his reappearance in the next season mainly because he has sworn to be the leader of Toman.

 

His dedication and willpower to achieve what he wants are what made Mikey develop a liking towards him.

 

And that is why we would love to see our boy in the upcoming installments.

 

Mikey

Mikey

 

Mikey is the one who stole the show as well as fans' hearts. My man can literally defeat anyone with just one kick yet has no ego or attitude at all.

 

Anyone who has watched the anime knows that he is the center of all the activities that take place in the series and THAT is why his reappearance will shape the direction of the anime.

 

Draken

Draken

 

Draken is yet another show snatcher who gained massive popularity over time. He is not only big but also loyal and humble.

 

And this is why he is the ideal partner of Mikey. Moreover, his contribution to the overall story is so crucial that his death decides the future of the entire Japan.

 

Oh yeah, he is an important man and that is why he will show up next season as well.

 

We might also see characters like Chifuyu, Kisaki, Hinata, and some unknown characters like Haitani Brothers and Black Dragon Gang in the next season.

 

Although it depends on how long the anime will be, we can rest assured that these guys will get the screen time they deserve.

 

 

Conclusion

 

So Tokyo Revengersis returning, although it's unclear whether it's a film or next season but we are definitely seeing more of it.

 

In due time, we will get a more detailed update and potentially a release date.

 

It's a matter of time. Anyway, I hope you enjoyed reading this article. Until next time, Sayonara!

 

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