MyAnimeList.net

Ranked #40
Kuroko no Basket 2nd Season

Kuroko no Basket 2nd Season

Alternative Titles

English: Kuroko's Basketball 2
Synonyms: Kuroko no Basuke 2nd Season
Japanese: 黒子のバスケ

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 25
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 6, 2013 to Mar 30, 2014
Duration: 24 min. per episode
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 8.691 (scored by 91559 users)
Ranked: #402
Popularity: #178
Members: 147,873
Favorites: 2,171
1 indicates a weighted score. Please note that 'Not yet aired' titles are excluded.
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.

Synopsis

The second season of Kuroko no Basket.

Kuroko and Kagami enter the Winter Cup together with the rest of the Seirin Basketball team where they will face off against the rest of the Generation of Miracles.

(Source: ANN)

Background

No background information has been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding background information here.

Related Anime


Characters & Voice Actors

Kuroko, Tetsuya
Kuroko, Tetsuya
Main
Ono, Kensho
Japanese
Ono, Kensho
Kagami, Taiga
Kagami, Taiga
Main
Ono, Yuuki
Japanese
Ono, Yuuki
Kaiden, Michiko
Japanese
Kaiden, Michiko
Aomine, Daiki
Aomine, Daiki
Supporting
Suwabe, Junichi
Japanese
Suwabe, Junichi
Akashi, Seijuurou
Akashi, Seijuurou
Supporting
Kamiya, Hiroshi
Japanese
Kamiya, Hiroshi

Staff

Tada, Shunsuke
Tada, Shunsuke
Director
Mima, Masafumi
Mima, Masafumi
Sound Director
Irie, Shingo
Irie, Shingo
Script
Ono, Kensho
Ono, Kensho
Theme Song Performance

More episodes Episodes(0/25)

No episode information has been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding episode information here.

Opening Theme

#1: "The Other self" by GRANRODEO (eps 1-13)
#2: "Hengen Jizai no Magical Star (変幻自在のマジカルスター)" by GRANRODEO (eps 14-24)

Ending Theme

#1: "WALK" by OLDCODEX (eps 1-13)
#2: "FANTASTIC TUNE" by Kensho Ono (eps 14-24)
#3: "Hengen Jizai no Magical Star (変幻自在のマジカルスター)" by GRANRODEO (ep 25)



Write a review | More reviewsReviews

NostalgicDPT
Apr 12, 2014 10:20 AM
"Even if we lose by 100 points, there’s a chance a meteor will strike the other team’s bench in the last second."—Kuroko Tetsuya

Sequel to season one, Kuroko No Basket 2 does not disappoint. The new season begins with a mild time-skip after the inter-high matches. Seiren High—no longer the underdog—is now of equal footing in terms of basketball recognition. The most notable difference the time-skip offers would be the physical improvement of the players; all other improvements—such as unique skills—are publicly developed in season 2. If anything, the anime has adapted an even faster pace and incorporates an unexpectedly drastic increase in the amount of read more
I found this review Helpful
demonxhalphas
Mar 30, 2014 7:50 AM
The long awaited second season of Kuroko no Basuke- if you found the first season enjoyable, then I assure you... the second will not disappoint.

As expected, the second season acted as a continuation from the first, cutting straight to the Winter Cup and previewing of most of the main participating teams. If I were to describe the plot in one sentence, it would simply be 'Seirin High fights to win the Winter Cup.'

And that's all the second season needed to be as incredibly epic it was.

Was this story unique? In a way, it was. In a way, it wasn't. Kuroko no Basuke is categorized read more
I found this review Helpful
ginkei
Jul 28, 2014 11:23 PM
Kuroko no Basket is actually one of the most exciting sports anime I've watched so far, indeed, some people may say it like "damn those characters can play fcking godly!" for most kiseki no sedai players, but that's what makes the show more interesting right?

There's a little spoiler, so read at your own risk.

Story: 7/10

The story of the season two is actually a continuation from the last episode of season 1, which is the winter cup tournament, I know that some of the games actually takes us to watch for 2-3 episodes long, some of them are fun to watch and some of them read more
I found this review Helpful
Lelouchu
Mar 8, 2014 10:40 AM
I have watched the 1st Season of Kuroko no Basket, it was enjoyable as characters were building up on the series and Seirin team is still raising up. Overall, I have enjoyed the 1st season even though some episodes seemed boring.

Now for the 2nd season, I it was fair overall until the show reached the match between Seirin High and Tou team. To make long story short, the match took too many episodes (even though this was expected in a sports anime), but what I did not like is the power-up (Saiyan) style part of the play, when players were waking up and powering all read more
I found this review Helpful

Recommendations

Anime: Free!
Both series is about sports (Free is swimming, knb is basketball)
and both has this group of guys, and some rivilary going on between them.
KnB is definetly more into the shounen-genre where Free! is more of a fanservice anime, but if you liked Free! you'll probably like Kuroko no basket as well! 
reportRecommended by MyuuMyuu
Anime: Eyeshield 21
to avoid spoiler ill not explain every detail..
they are both comedy, decent story, hardworking, they have some kind of powers which is really far from reality and the anime should be that way "fantasy".. 
reportRecommended by devildixie
Anime: Slam Dunk
Slam Dunk and Kuroko no Basket are both sports genre anime, and as you can see, both of the anime's main subject is basketball. Kuroko no Basket's similar to Slam Dunk as because the anime both shows a competition or tournament within the region. The only difference of this shows is that; Slam Dunk is more on reality, while Kuroko no Basket is not realistic, the anime shows some weird basketball technique's which is impossible for people to do unlike Slam Dunk. Another thing why I should recommend Slam Dunk is that also has a great art, great story and great soundtracks. 
reportRecommended by ginkei
Anime: Haikyuu!!
Upon finishing the 2nd Season of Kuroko no Basket you may want to try something that shares the same qualities. Haikyuu!! will be the perfect choice. The main similarity here would be the two main characters. One is a natural talented athlete with all the potential in the palm of his hand while the other lacks such traits and is more of an underdog but has an undying love for the sport. An unlikely dynamic duo is born where one's weakness is covered by the other's strength. There is a strong brotherly bond among the two which plays a big part of their development. Both  read more 
reportRecommended by papsoshea
Anime: Prince of Tennis
its based on a sport and just like kuroko no basket the games are easy to understand but keep you on the edge of your seat, also it wouldn't be anime without awesome new tennis moves. 
reportRecommended by GreyAngel
Anime: Giant Killing
While the sports in these anime are different, they both share the same kind of values espousing the merits of team work. Both anime involve down on their luck teams getting exciting new blood to reinvigorate them. In Kuroko it's new players and in Giant Killing it's a new coach, but in both the existing players must learn to get along with the new members and bond together as a team to win. Both series also have a lot of comedic moments inbetween the intense games they play. 
reportRecommended by PTR2013

Recent News

Japan's Yearly Blu-ray & CD Rankings for 2014 ( 1 2 )
tsubasalover - Jan 13
66 replies by Ejc »»
Jan 18, 3:38 PM
'Kuroko no Basket' Third Season Green-Lit ( 1 2 3 4 )
Wind_Sr - May 28, 2014
166 replies by bele88 »»
Jun 28, 2014 6:05 PM

Recent Forum Discussion

Momoi and Kuroko
xFairyLucy - Jan 22, 2014
37 replies by Moony_Love »»
Aug 27, 2:17 PM
Poll: Kuroko no Basket 2nd Season Episode 16 Discussion ( 1 2 3 )
Stark700 - Jan 25, 2014
119 replies by Shaily »»
Aug 26, 3:03 AM

Recent Featured Articles

Sports Anime: Before the Boom Part I

Sports Anime: Before the Boom Part I

Haikyuu!!, Kuroko no Basket, Yowamushi Pedal... How did sports anime become the mainstream sensation it is today? A look at the roots of one of anime's most popular genres.