Masamune-kun’s Revenge is getting ready for its comeback on TV screens. The second season was announced earlier in April, and now that the first promo has just been released, the excitement is sure to boost up.
On Friday, the official website for “Masamune-kun’s Revenge” anime released the first trailer for the second season, titled “Masamune-kun’s Revenge R”. It is slated for a spring 2023 release. The video also introduces us to two new cast members and the opening song for this season.
The opening song “Please, Please!” is performed by Ayaka Ohashi, who also voices Aki Adagaki in the anime.
The two new characters revealed are Muriel Besson and Frank Besson. Miku Ito (Miku Nakano in The Quintessential Quintuplets) will be voicing Muriel, and Yasuyuki Kase (Kankuro in the Naruto series) will be voicing Frank.
The cast from the previous season also returns for the second season. Here is a list of the previous cast members:
|Character||Character Voice||Previous Work|
|Masamune Makabe||Natsuki Hanae||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (Tanjiro Kamado)|
|Aki Adagaki||Ayaka Ohashi||Aikatsu! (Ran Shibuki)|
|Yoshino Koiwai||Inori Minase||Re:Zero − Starting Life in Another World (Rem)|
|Neko Fujinomiya||Suzuko Mimori||Digimon Adventure tri. (Sora)|
|Tae Futaba||Azusa Tadokoro||Aikatsu! (Aoi Kiriya)|
|Kojuro Shuri||Saori Hayami||Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (Shinobu Kocho)|
|Kanetsugu Gaso||Mitsuki Saiga||07-Ghost (Teito Klein)|
The staff for the previous season will also be returning for Masamune-kun’s Revenge R, including Silver Link, the production studio responsible for the animation. Here’s the list of the core members:
|Staff||Member Name||Previous Work|
|Director||Mirai Minato||When Will Ayumu Make His Move?|
|Series Composer||Michiko Yokote||Call of the Night|
|Character Designer||Yuki Sawairi||The Dungeon of Black Company|
|Music Composer||Tatsuya Kato||Shokugeki no Souma (Food Wars!)|
The April announcement was a surprise because the first season aired in 2017. We hope the second season gets more viewers’ appreciation and see how Masamune’s revenge ends.
About Masamune-kun’s Revenge
Masamune-kun’s Revenge is a manga by Hazuki Takeoka and Tiv which was originally serialized in Monthly Comic Rex Magazine by Ichijinsha from October 12 to June 2018. It received a 12-episode anime in 2017. A second season will be released in spring 2023.
The series revolves around Masamune, a guy who used to be chubby and after getting bullied by Aki Adagaki, he decided to transform himself. Cut to high school when he has become slim, studious, and athletic. Now, Aki can’t recognize him.
Thus, Masamune swears that he will make Aki fall in love with him and then reject her so that he can take revenge.
Source: Official Website