Adapted from manga series titled ‘Apocalyptic Academy: Highschool of the Dead’ “Highschool of the Dead” is an anime adaptation of great work by Daisuke Satō and Shōji Satō. Fujimi Shobo first published the manga in May 2013.
The anime adaption was a massive hit in Japan and has already gained a worldwide recommendation. Six plus years have already passed since the first season aired, and fans are still waiting for Highschool of the Dead Season 2 update.
What is Highschool Of The Dead Season 2 update?
Highschool Of The Dead is expected to release around July 2021. As of updating this post, there is no new update on the second season. The first season of ‘High School of the Dead’ aired nearly ten years ago that is on July 5, 2010, and the finale aired during September 20, 2010.
It has been too many years to even think of a season too, hence many fans are deeply discouraged by some speculations that declare the anime has been discontinued. Although many rumors and unconfirmed sources mention, the work on Season 2 has already begun.
Update One: The anime will be produced by US Based Animation Studio as the orginal studio has declined to produce or work on this show. After the passing away of the creator of the manga passed in 2017, the source manga was itself left incomplete. Although all hopes are not lost as there could still be a new writer. Even though it is a super unlikely scenario if a new writer is appointed. Considering these rough and grain of salt speculation we should expect the second season of the anime around the end of 2022, or early 2023.
Season 1 of the anime ended with a cliff hanger episode which provided hope for Season 2 of Highschool of the Dead and also mentioned a typical “To be Continued” message. Although the writer of series Daisuke Sato passed away in 2017 leaving the manga incomplete Apart from that, the production house of the show did not make any comment on the second season of High School of the Dead.
What is Highschool Of The Dead Plot?
The story of the show revolves around Takashi Komuro who is a seventeen-year-old second-year student and the main protagonist of the series. He is followed by his other friends like Rei Miyamoto, Saeko Busujima, and one and only badass Kohta Hirano. Takashi is not though the brightest kid in the school according to grades but does have fantastic leadership qualities.