Kengan Ashura Season 2 revealed a key visual along with September 2023 premiere date. The anime will stream exclusively on Netflix. Tatsuhisa Suzuki is returning to voice Ohma.
The anime is based on Kegan Ashura manga written by Yabako Sandrovich and illustrated by Daromeon. The manga ran from 2012 to 2018 in Shogakukan’s Ura Sunday magazine. A sequel, titled Kengan Omega, from the same author/artist duo started in 2019.
An anime adaptation by LARX Entertainment began streaming on Netflix in 2019. It was directed by Seiji Kishi, with character designs by Kazuaki Morita. Makoto Uezu oversaw the series composition. Yasuharu Takanashi composed the music. The first season was streamed in two parts and each was 12 episodes long. The cast for Kengan Ashura anime includes:
- Tatsuhisa Suzuki as Ohma Tokita
- Cho as Kazuo Yamashita
- Chado Hori as Adam Dudley
- Junya Enoki as Cosmo Imai
- Joji Nakata as Hideki Nogi
- Matthew Masaru Baron as Jerry Tyson
- Hiroshi Shirokuma as Julius Reinhold
- Yumi Uchiyama as Kaede Akiyama
- Soichiro Hoshi as Keizaburo Sawada
Netflix describes the plot as:
Underground gladiator Tokita Ohma fights on behalf of business mogul Nogi Hideki, who wagers mega-business deals on the outcomes of the brutal matches.
Source: Netflix Anime Twitter Account
© 2019 Yabako Sandorovich, Daromeon, Shogakukan/Kengan-kai