‘Attack on Titan’ Season 2 Set to Release in Spring 2017


One season of giant humanoids eating puny humans is not enough. Thankfully, the folks working on Attack on Titan announced a release date for Season 2 of the anime series at “Shingeki Matsuri” event, according to a report by AnimeNewsNetwork.com.

Fans have long awaited the arrival of Season 2, as it was originally slated for a 2016 release. Per AnimeNewsNetwork.com, Hajime Isayama’s original manga has inspired other spinoff manga, several novel series, a two-part, live-action film project, a spinoff live-action television series and an original animation video (OVA).

In addition to a release date, they also released a new piece of art, as well as Season 2’s staff and cast.

Attack on Titan 1

Here’s the staff.

  • Chief director: Tetsuro Araki (director of Season 1)
  • Director: Masashi Koizuka (storyboard, episode director of Season 1)
  • Series composition: Yasuko Kobayashi
  • Character design: Kyoji Asano
  • Chief animation director; Kyoji Asano, Satoshi Kadowaki, Ayumi Yamada
  • Animation production: Wit Studio
  • Assistant director: Hiroyuki Tanaka
  • Action animation director: Yasuyuki Ebara, Arifumi Imai, Takuma Ebisu
  • Art setting: Yuuho Taniuchi
  • Titan setting: Takaaki Chiba
  • Prop design: Takuma Ebisu
  • Color key: Ken Hashimoto
  • Art director: Shunichiro Yoshihara
  • 3DCG director: Shigenori Hirozumi
  • 3DCG producer: Shuhei Yabuta
  • Director of photography: Kazuhiro Yamada
  • Editing: Aya Hida
  • Sound director: Masafumi Mima
  • Music: Hiroyuki Sawano
  • Sound effects: Shizuo Kurahashi
  • Sound production: Techno Sound

Here’s the cast.

  • Yuuki Kaji as “Eren”
  • Yui Ishikawa as “Mikasa”
  • Marina Inoue as “Armin”
  • Kisho Taniyama as “Jean”
  • Yu Shimamura as “Annie”
  • Yu Kobayashi as “Sasha”
  • Shiori Mikami as “Christa”
  • Hiro Shimono as “Conny”
  • Yoshimasa Hosoya as “Reiner”
  • Tomohisa Hashizume as “Bertholt”
  • Saki Fujita as “Ymir”
  • Hiroshi Kamiya as “Levi”
  • Daisuke Ono as “Erwin”
  • Romi Park as “Hanji”
  • Keiji Fujiwara as “Hannes”
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