The TV anime series “Tiger & Bunny” announces a second season, “Tiger & Bunny 2”, and is scheduled to premiere in 2022.
The second season will follow a new story set after the events of the “Tiger & Bunny The Movie -The Rising-” anime film. Hiroaki Hirata (平田広明) reprises his role as Kotetsu T. Kaburagi (鏑木・T・虎徹) and Masakazu Morita (森田成一) as Barnaby Brooks Jr. (バーナビー・ブルックスJr.).
The second season is being produced by studio BN Pictures, with director Mitsuko Kase (加瀬充子) as the new director. Masafumi Nishida (西田征史) returns as series composition and “Zetman” mangaka Masakazu Katsura (桂正和) as character designer.
▍About “Tiger & Bunny”
The series first ran in Japan between April and September 2011. It is set in a futuristic city where heroes fight crime whilst promoting real life sponsors, focusing on two superheroes, the old-fashioned Kotetsu T. “Wild Tiger” Kaburagi and the rookie hero Barnaby “Bunny” Brooks Jr., as they are forced by their employers to work together.
The series also inspires two anime films. The first film, entitled “Tiger & Bunny: The Beginning” was released on 22nd September 2012. The second film, “Tiger & Bunny: The Rising”, was released on 8th February, 2014.