All fans of the epic Japanese mange series are waiting with anticipation for the Highschool of the Dead Season 2 premiere. However, there are so many speculations around Highschool of the Dead Season 2 release date, that the possibility to see the renovated manga show are minimal.
Written by Daisuke Satō, Highschool of the Dead appeared to be a sensational release back in 2013. It still looks pretty stylish and capturing thanks to illustrations made by Shōji Satō. The anime became so popular, that it took the first place in the list of most popular TV series in Japan. It eventually grew into an international TV hit as well.
When Will Highschool of the Dead Season 2 Be Released?
Plenty of rumors were around the Highschool of the Dead Season 2. They are not surprising considering the popularity of the show. On the other hand, all fans have been waiting for too long. It has already been 5 years since the release of the H. O. T. D. first episode. We should consider some tough times Japan had to face including severe disasters that took place in the country over the years.
Many different circumstances affected the delay of Highschool of the Dead Season 2 release date. The renewed show was expected to appear on the screen in the second half of 2017. Today, some sources say the Highschool of the Dead Season 2 premiere will take place at the end of 2018. We should not expect those rumors to be true until show producers will officially announce the release date.
Highschool of the Dead Season 2 Main Heroes
The story features several main characters who form a group of survivors after several zombie attacks. Takashi Komuro is the main character known for his unmannered behavior at the beginning of the story. It was the reason for him to get rejected by Rei Miyamoto. She is the second main character.
Takashi Komuro changes during the entire season. In the next episodes, he appears to be a good and reliable friend. He is ready to do everything possible to protect his friends. Rei Miyamoto is not only the classmate of the main character. Both made a promise to marry each other. However, the situation will change. Rei is going to meet another boyfriend who will later be bitten by a zombie and killed by Takashi.
Saeko Busujima is one of the most stylish characters of the series. She boasts a traditional anime style featuring big blue eyes and violet hair. She boasts great skills to eliminate each and every enemy on her way to survival. Kohta Hirano is the last but not the least member of the team. Although he looks a bit overweight, he still has something to offer to his teammates as the former Delta Force member.
Highschool of the Dead Season 2 Plot
Once again, it all starts with a sudden zombie attack on a school where the main character studies. Takashi becomes a witness of his teacher death because of the zombie’s bite. He tries his best to prevent his friends from anger and warn them. The new wave of zombie attack is about to start. Takashi and Rei manage to stay alive. They find some other survivals including a 16-year-old Kohta Hirano and Saeko Busujima who study in the same school.
All the survivors team up and escape to a desolate island. Once they have started to feel safe, they get poisoned by a strange gas. Highschool of the Dead Season 2 premiere is obviously one of the most anticipated events in the niche of anime and manga series. However, we should not be too inspired, as producers have plenty of reasons to delay the Highschool of the Dead Season 2 release date considering them to have been keeping silence for so many years. Let’s hope for the best.