Bungou Stray Dogs 2nd Season

Bungo Stray Dogs 2

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


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: Funimation, Crunchyroll
Studios: Bones
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, MysteryMystery, SupernaturalSupernatural
Theme: Super PowerSuper Power
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 8.201 (scored by 345427345,427 users)
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Ranked: #3152
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Popularity: #229
Members: 615,445
Favorites: 5,521

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Despite their differences in position, three men—the youngest senior executive of the Port Mafia, Osamu Dazai; the lowest ranking member, Sakunosuke Oda; and the intelligence agent, Angou Sakaguchi—gather at the Lupin Bar at the end of the day to relax and take delight in the company of friends.

However, one night, Ango disappears. A photograph taken at the bar is all that is left of the three together.

Fast forward to the present, and Dazai is now a member of the Armed Detective Agency. The Guild, an American gifted organization, has entered the fray and is intent on taking the Agency's work permit. They must now divide their attention between the two groups, the Guild and the Port Mafia, who oppose their very existence.

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Fukuda, Michio
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Theme Song Performance


Opening Theme

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

Ending Theme

#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)

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
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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