Project ARMS: The 2nd Chapter

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Synonyms: Project Arms 2, ARMS2
Japanese: PROJECT ARMS -The 2nd Chapter-
English: Project ARMS: The 2nd Chapter
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Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 6, 2001 to Mar 30, 2002
Premiered: Fall 2001
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: None found, add some
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, FantasyFantasy
Themes: Martial ArtsMartial Arts, SchoolSchool, Super PowerSuper Power
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 6.981 (scored by 25202,520 users)
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Ranked: #42942
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #7719
Members: 6,575
Favorites: 8

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The 2nd Chapter continues the story of Ryo Takatsuki and his companions' quest to discover the secret of the mysterious A.R.M.S. they all possess and what the future may hold for them. They now know where the answers lie but to get to them, they must fight a desperate fight of survival against a powerful military corporation that wants their secrets no matter what the cost.

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Characters & Voice Actors



Opening Theme

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"Time Waits for No One" by WAG

Ending Theme

1: "Timeless Sleep" by Garnet Crow (eps 1-14)
2: "Owaranai Yume no Naka de" by PROJECT ARMS (eps 15-26)


Sep 10, 2018
The second season isn't as good as the first one. However, it is still quite enjoyable. The animation quality for some reason has suffered quite a bit but is still acceptable. In terms of character development and sound, the show remains the same or may even have slightly improved.

Coming to the story, there has been an introduction of quite a few new characters, each one having a fairly decent character development and background. The show has also shown a much more in-depth background of the ARMS answering most of the plot's mysteries. They have finally also shown better interaction and development between the users ...
Dec 9, 2021
Mixed Feelings
I’m actually rather surprised to learn that the Manga of this series has managed to sell over 15 million copies in Japan over the years, despite the lack of international attention. However just because the Manga is a success, doesn’t mean the anime will fare as well, and it’s unfortunate that this applies to what I am about to discuss. Here I will go over why the 2nd Chapter falls flat as an adaptation of its source material and killed western interest (As well as back then when Viz Media used to sell the series on DVD split across 16 volumes for all 52 episodes, ...

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