Beastars is an anime adaptation of the Japanese manga of the same name. The writer of the manga is Paru Itagaki. The first season of the anime series aired on Fuji TV’s +Ultra programming mediums from October 8 to December 26, 2019. The second season is in the making. Netflix has got the license for it. The first season became famous for the plot and characters among the fans and season 2 will be no less. Know about Beastars Season 2 release date here.
When is the release date set?
Season 2 of Beastars is a sure thing. It is set to release on January 2021 in Japan and on April 2021 on Netflix streaming service. So stay tuned all the fans because season 2 is going to be great. All our favourite characters are going to come back. The storyline is from the original manga so many exciting events will get depicted in the anime.
The plot of Beastars
The story is about the wolf called Legoshi. He has a quiet and shy personality and is a student of Cherryton Academy. Legoshi lives with many carnivorous students such as his friend Jack who is a Labrador. He also works as a stagehand at his school and helps the actors. The head of the acting club is the red deer named Louis who is a star student. But outside the school premises Tem, an alpaca gets brutally attacked by a carnivore.
This incident leads to distrust among the herbivore and carnivore groups. Legoshi meets a hare named Haru. He starts to have complex feelings for her that he cannot understand and at the same time Louis also develops feelings for her.
- (Japanese) Chikahiro Kobayashi and (English) Jonah Scott voices Legoshi
He is a large grey wolf who is seventeen at the beginning of the story. Legoshi is a quiet wolf which is a stark contrast to his appearance. He likes to see tragic stories performed in the theatre club of the school. Then he falls in love with Haru the rabbit that further makes him hard to control his predatory desires.
- (Japanese) Sayaka Senbongi and (English) Lara Jill Miller voices Haru
Haru is a third-year student of the school who is an outcast because of her sexual promiscuity. She keeps away from Louis and Legoshi who desire to talk with her. As she is a rabbit she is often thought as weak and fragile by society.
- (Japanese) Yūki Ono and (English) Griffin Puatu voices Louis
He is a third-year student in the school and a star actor in the club. Griffin is kind to Legoshi but behaves in a condescending manner to the people who adore him. He is a popular student at the school and wants to become the next Beastar.
- (Japanese) Atsumi Tanezaki and (English) Lauren Landa voices Juno
She is a female wolf who falls in love with Legoshi when he saves her from the bullies. She desires to win his heart and become the next Beastar along with him.
Plot expectations for season 2
The Beastars season 2 may reveal the murderer who killed Tem the alpaca. In the post-credits scene of the first season, the killer appears however he is not shown to the audience. He meets Legoshi who tells him that everyone is waiting for them. But we will only get to see him in the second season. More secrets will get revealed in the second season.
Beastars was already a popular manga series and its anime adaptation has also become popular. The complex emotions of the herbivores and carnivores are the highlight of the series. Stay tuned for season 2.