Cast, most of the staff return for Baki: Dai Raitaisai-hen season supported Keisuke Itagaki’s martial arts manga
The official website for the new anime of Keisuke Itagaki’s Baki (New Grappler Baki: In Search of Our Strongest Hero) manga began streaming a teaser promotional video for the anime’s second season on Thursday. The video reveals that the second season, titled Baki: Dai Raitaisai-hen, will debut exclusively on Netflix this year. It also confirms that the majority of most staff are returning with two new main additions.
Most of the staff are returning for the second season, with the addition of Shingo Ishikawa and Masanori Nishiyama. Toshiki Hirano (Rayearth, Dangaioh, Magic Kaito: Kid the Phantom Thief) is directing the second season at TMS Entertainment (Lupin III, ReLIFE). Fujio Suzuki (Shin Getter Robo vs. Neo Getter Robo, 009-1, New Getter Robo) and Shingo Ishikawa (Tetsujin 28: Morning Moon of Midday) are designing the characters. Tatsuhiko Urahata (DNA², Horizon within the Middle of Nowhere, Tsuredure Children) is responsible for the series scripts. Masanori Nishiyama is that the new stage director. Other returning staff members include color designer Hiromi Miyawaki, director of photography Tatsuo Noguchi, editor Yuriko Sano, composer Kenji Fujisawa, and sound directors Keiko Urakami and Yasuyuki Uragami.
The cast returns for the second season.
Netflix premiered the primary anime season in June 2018 inside Japan, and it ran for 26 episodes ending in December 2018. Netflix posted the primary 13 episodes outside of Japan in December 2018, followed by the last half of the primary season in March 2019.
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