Chainsaw Man Season 2 – Everything We Know So Far

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Chainsaw Man Season 2 - Everything We Know So Far

Anime is a genre that’s gaining rampant popularity around the world and 2022 was supposedly one of the best years so far for anime lovers. If you are into anime, chances are that you might have watched Chainsaw Man.

With one successful season under its belt, the show has pretty much attained the attention of viewers on a global scale. However, now the audience wants to delve further into the release of the second season of the show.

Developed by Studio MAPPA, the anime show explores themes of gore, blood, and breakout, something that’s more of an acquired viewing experience. The show is derived from Tatsuki Fujimoto’s manga and the adaptation has gained immense fame in a short period.

Chainsaw Man Season 2

This article will explore more about Chainsaw Man Season 2, its potential release date, cast, and the expected plot.

When is Chainsaw Man Season 2 Releasing?

Chainsaw Man Season 2 Release Date

The first season of Chainsaw Man aired on October 12, 2022, leaving anime fans with a lot to look forward to in the second season.

Now, before you get excited thinking that the second season will be released in 2023, we have to disappoint you with some news. There is no official confirmation surrounding the release of Chainsaw Man Season 2. The network hasn’t renewed the show yet.

That said, there are rumors that Chainsaw Man will most likely return in 2024 if the reports from other media outlets are to be believed.

What is the Expected Plot of Chainsaw Man Season 2?

Chainsaw Man Season 2 Plot

Moving on to the plot of the show, Chainsaw Man Season 2 will most likely continue where the first season ended.

If you have yet to watch the first season, let us give you a brief rundown of the show first. Chainsaw Man follows the life of Denji, who lives with the Chainsaw Devil, Pochita. Thrust into this dark life, Denji is stuck harvesting devil corpses with Pochito because of his father’s poor financial decisions.

However, Denji gets killed out of nowhere and later derives a pact with Pochita, asking him to reincarnate as “Chainsaw Man.” That’s the basis of the show.

Now, come to the second season and what you can expect from the second season of the show. The first season ended with Denji and his friends almost at the finish line of finding Gun Devil. However, along the ride, there are a lot of easter eggs and loopholes that the creators have left open-ended.

This goes to show that the second season will most likely come back and address those factors. For example, the dark-haired woman who appeared, in the end, is still a mystery. We might find out who it was in the second season.

Given that the show is derived from Tatsuki Fujimoto’s manga, there is a lot that hasn’t been showcased in the first season, which will make its way into the second season. If you were blown away by the first season, we have to give you the credit because the second one will be even crazier.

Who will be cast in Chainsaw Man Season 2?

Chainsaw Man Season 2 Cast

With the close confirmation that Chainsaw Man is most likely returning with a second season, there are a lot of speculations surrounding the cast. Most reports suggest that the primary cast from the first season will make a comeback in the second one too.

Following is the expected cast list for the second season:

  • Kikunosuke Toya (Japanese) / Ryan Colt Levy (English)
  • Shiori Izawa (Japanese) / Lindsay Seidel (English)
  • Tomori Kusunoki (Japanese) / Suzie Yeung (English)
  • Shogo Sakata (Japanese) / Reagan Murdock (English)
  • Fairouz Ai (Japanese) / Sarah Wiedenheft (English)
  • Karin Takahashi (Japanese) / Bryn Apprill (English)
  • Taku Yashiro (Japanese) / Jarrod Greene (English)
  • Kenjirou Tsuda (Japanese) / Jason Douglas (English)
  • Daiki Hamano (Japanese) / Jason Marnocha (English)

That’s pretty much the entire cast that will return in the second season as well. There might be a few additional supporting casts.

Is there a Trailer for Chainsaw Man Season 2?

Since Chainsaw Man hasn’t been confirmed for a second season yet, there is no trailer for the show as well. That said, kindly understand that the show will most likely return, so at this point, it is a waiting game.

However, what you can do in the meantime is watch the trailer of the first season and the episodes that have aired in the first season.

Where can I watch Chainsaw Man Season 2?

Chainsaw Man is available for streaming on Crunchyroll, which is the biggest anime streaming platform on the internet. Since the first season aired on the said platform, we can expect that the second season will return on the same platform as well.

Conclusion

Chainsaw Man Season 2 is most likely returning shortly. If you have been looking forward to its release, we’d advise that you stretch your patience just a little bit more. That said, we’d also recommend that you binge-watch the first season in the meantime.