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Bungou Stray Dogs 2nd Season


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English: Bungo Stray Dogs 2
Japanese: 文豪ストレイドッグス

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 6, 2016 to Dec 16, 2016
Premiered: Fall 2016
Broadcast: Fridays at 22:30 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Bones
Source: Manga
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)

Statistics

Score: 8.351 (scored by 75,629 users)
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Ranked: #1832
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #419
Members: 153,620
Favorites: 1,595
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Synopsis

Nakajima Atsushi was kicked out of his orphanage, and now he has no place to go and no food. While he is standing by a river, on the brink of starvation, he rescues a man whimsically attempting suicide. That man is Dazai Osamu, and he and his partner Kunikida are members of a very special detective agency. They have supernatural powers and deal with cases that are too dangerous for the police or the military. They're tracking down a tiger that has appeared in the area recently, around the time Atsushi came to the area. The tiger seems to have a connection to Atsushi, and by the time the case is solved, it is clear that Atsushi's future will involve much more of Dazai and the rest of the detectives!

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Luck Life
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"Reason Living" by SCREEN mode (eps 2, 3, 5-12)

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#1: "Reason Living" by SCREEN mode (ep 1)
#2: "Kaze ga Fuku Machi (風が吹く街)" by Luck Life (eps 2-11)
#3: "Namae wo Yobu yo (名前を呼ぶよ)" by Luck Life (ep 12)




More reviewsReviews

Dec 16, 2016
IzaEpsil (All reviews)
A Bungou Stray Dogs (2nd season) Review - Rewritten and Revised
Spoiler-free if you have watched the first season, not so much if you haven't.

TL;DR: A lot more serious and darker than the first season. Absolute improvement from what the first season offered.

1st arc (13-16): Osamu Dazai and the Dark Era
2nd Arc (17-20): Guild Arc; Double Black
3rd Arc (21-24): Yin and Yang Arc
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For the people who never watched Bungou Stray Dogs:
What’re you doing here? Go watch the first season.

If you were to ask me if I suggest watching Bungou Stray Dogs:
Would I tell you Bungou Stray Dogs 1st season was great? Absolutely not.
Would I tell you read more
Dec 16, 2016
MozillaFennekin (All reviews)
Bungou Sleigh Bells returns just in time for the holidays. And just like that, I’m already out of holiday puns.

To be honest, following Bambi Stray Dogs throughout the season was a surprisingly difficult task. Not just because of the weird and scattered narrative, but also because Crunchyroll changed its release schedule at least thirty-five times, just like the number of people Kyouka killed. So, my recollection of this series, which I only finished watching about twelve minutes ago, is rather hazy.

Looking back at the first cour from the spring, Stray Doggos was a decent time that seemed to have some sort of identity crisis. It read more
Dec 16, 2016
Stark700 (All reviews)
After watching the first season of Bungou Stray Dogs, I have to admit that the author made a rather bold attempt at constructing such a show based on literal characters. At its core, the series has an extraordinary cast of characters. By that, I mean they are able to perform supernatural feats that defies the logic of nature. The second season can also be described as extraordinary in more ways than one.

One of the most unique dynamics about Bungou Stray Dogs is about its characters. There’s such a diverse and colorful cast. The main cast consists of the Armed Detective Agency with each character having read more
Dec 16, 2016
DisarmingStar0 (All reviews)
Let me begin by saying I wish I could rate this show a 12/10 in all categories except Art that can stay at 10.

This show was the anime of the year for me, and that's coming from a huge dragonball fanboy and huge Food wars fan.

What this show did so well, particularly in the 2nd season, was taking the time to highlight and make full use out of its large cast of characters. Amazing story and great battle sequences aside, the show in its 2nd season did a much better job with explaining plot concepts and the characters all improved read more

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