“Catch me if you can, Mr. Holmes.”Moriarty
That’s what Moriarty said while inviting our favorite consulting detective to a mind game filled with conspiracies and betrayals.
New characters like Mycroft Holmes and Irene Adler will play important roles in the second half, and as the premiere date comes closer, the franchise will keep revealing new details on these characters.
Cour 2 of Moriarty the Patriot will premiere on Tokyo MX on April 4, and on BS11 and MBS on April 6.
The official website for Moriarty the Patriot anime also revealed that voice actor Tasuku Hatanaka is playing Irene Adler’s role.
[NEWS / CHARACTER] New character settings, casts, and comments have been unveiled!
A former prima donna from the United States who is also good at dressing as a man. With the skill of stealing, stealing a confidential document from Buckingham Palace will greatly change the fate.Twitter Translation, English Translate
Tasuku Hatanaka has played various other characters like Rias Gremory (Highschool Dxd) and Hwa Ryun (Tower of God), who are known for their ‘beauty with brains’ attributes.
Hatanaka comments on the character,
“Irene is refreshing, has a core, and has the courage to walk around regardless of occupation or gender. Sometimes she looks like an adult, sometimes she looks like a mischievous child, so it was very free and fun to play with.”Tasuku Hatanaka
Apart from this cast addition, the franchise also revealed that Tasuku Hatanaka will perform the new opening theme song “TWISTED HEARTS,” and the new ending theme will be “OMEGA” by STEREO DIVE FOUNDATION.
[NEWS / MUSIC] 2nd Cour OP & ED theme song artist decided!
Opening theme song “TWISTED HEARTS” by Tasuku Hatanaka
Ending theme song “OMEGA” by STEREO DIVE FOUNDATION
OPCD will be released on 4/28, and EDCD will be released on 6/2!Twitter Translation, English Translate
The news wasn’t much of a surprise because both of them have performed the theme songs for the first half of the series, where they did an exceptional job.
The first half ended on a cliff-hanger where Mycroft reports to the Queen regarding the stolen documents that hold Great Britain’s greatest secrets.
In a previously released trailer, Mycroft Holmes is seen warning his brother of a particular woman.
Step into “The First Act of the British Empire’s Scandal” arc of Moriarty the Patriot, and witness the psychological warfare between the Moriarty family and Sherlock brothers.
I wonder if Sherlock can outwit this mysterious lady, and bring back the secret documents to Buckingham Palace.
About Moriarty the Patriot
Moriarty the Patriot is a mystery manga by Ryōsuke Takeuchi and Hikaru Miyoshi and has Twelve Volumes.
The story of this manga focuses on the life of William Moriarty, the nemesis of Sherlock Holmes in the Arthur Conan Doyle’s book series.
The anime adaptation is set to premiere on October 11 2020, and the second part of it will continue from April 2021, summing up to 24 episodes in total.
Source: Official Website