Anime shows are pretty popular, so it isn’t surprising that more and more audiences are gathering around with more and more shows in a similar genre. The Parasyte The Maxim is one such supernatural horror genre anime on Netflix that has gained a lot of popularity among the audience. While the first season of the show was a pretty big hit, the news of the renewal of the second season further escalated the excitement of the audience.
If you aren’t familiar with the show, Parasyte The Maxim is a renowned manga series, which is a Netflix original series based on the manga novel with the same name, written by Hitoshi Iwaaki. The first season of the show first aired on October 09, 2014, featuring 24 episodes. The first season finished airing on March 29, 2015.
This is another popular anime series produced by Madhouse Studio, which is known for producing shows like Death Note. As for the basic plot of the show, it revolves around the life of a 17-year-old Shinichi Izumi, who is troubled with the sudden onslaught of parasites. The show also involves the character of Migi, a docile parasite creature.
Has Parasyte The Maxim renewed for a second season?
Although Netflix hasn’t released any kinds of official confirmation surrounding the same, the audience of the show is pretty convinced that the anime show will most definitely feature a second season too. The audience is pretty much expecting that the second season will more or less air by 2022.
The first season is likely going to involve themes that are going to leave the audience asking for more. Chances are that the second season could be the last season for this anime series.
Who is going to cast in Parasyte The Maxim?
The cast of the show is recurrent, as per the initial reports. So, the people who did the voice-over in the first season will likely continue to do so in the second season as well. Some of the primary cast includes:
- Adam Gibbs
- Aya Hirano
- Brittney Karbowski
- Luci Christian
- Nobunaga Shimazaki
- Kana Hanazawa
- Terri Doty
What is the release date of Parasyte The Maxim?
As said, Netflix is yet to renew the show for a second season. However, initial reports suggest that the show is likely going to be released by 2022. The date hasn’t been confirmed yet, so the audience will have to wait from now on.