Netflix has officially set a release window for Ghost in the shell: SAC_2045‘the second season with its first trailer and its poster! Although the first season of this new take on Masamune Shirow’s classic Ghost in the Shell franchise initially debuted to mixed reviews among fans, the directors behind the series have made it clear that the project was originally slated for a series. of two seasons with 12 episodes each. After the release of the first season in 2020, it was officially announced that a second season was moving forward, but very few details about its return had yet to be revealed.
Netflix revealed more details about Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 Season 2 and confirmed that the series will hit the streaming service in May. Although there is no concrete release date for the new season yet, Netflix has released a new trailer and poster for the new season which details all the returning staff, cast and some of the new ones. additions made to new episodes such as updated opening and ending themes. You can check them out below:
back for Ghost in the shell: SAC_2045 are Kenji Kamiyama and Shiji Aramaki as directors for Production IG and SOLA Digital Arts, Ilya Kuvshinov as character designer, and Ryou Higaki, Kurasumi Sunayama, Harumi Doki, Dai Sato, and Daisuke Daito are all returning as screenwriters. Nobuko Toda and Kazume Jinnochi were selected as music composers. As for the new opening and new ending, Millennium Parade has been confirmed to perform both the new opening theme titled “Secret Ceremony” and the new ending theme titled “No Time to Cast Anchor.”
The second season will also feature a returning voice cast which includes Atsuko Tanaka as Motoko Kusanagi, Akio Ohtsuka as Batou, Koichi Yamadera as Togusa, Yutaka Nakano as Ishikawa, Toru Ohkawa as Saito, Takashi Onozuka as Pazu, Taro Yamaguchi as Borma, Sakiko Tamagawa as Tachikoma, Megumi Han as Purin Ezaki, Kenjiro Tsuda as Standard, Kaiji Soze as John Smith, Megumi Hayashibara as Takashi Shimamura, and Shigeo Kiyama as Kurisu Otomo Teito.
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