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New TV Anime of 'Arslan Senki' Announced for 2016

by Stark700
Oct 11, 2015 4:15 AM | 105 Comments
It was announced at Sunday's Arslan Senki (TV) event, Yasashuiin! Carnival, that the series will receive a new TV anime production in 2016.

The Arslan Senki TV series is an adaptation of Hiromu Arakawa's manga rendition of the semi-historical epic Arslan Senki by Yoshiki Tanaka. The novels were previously adapted into an OVA series between 1991 and 1995. The TV series ended its two-cours run in September 2015.

Further information on the new work will be announced on the official website and Twitter account.

Announcement trailer

Source: Yaraon

Arslan Senki (TV) 2nd Season on MAL

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Yay!! Season 2 is coming!

Nov 1, 2015 7:40 AM by ranposcythe

Yeey, more Arslan ;)

Oct 24, 2015 9:46 AM by Duatizer

I'm glad to know of this 😭😭😭😭😭
The cliffhanger from the first season was too much.
Well if this will be a sequel that is.

Oct 24, 2015 7:11 AM by KamSung

Great news indeed, i enjoyed the hell out of season 1.

Oct 19, 2015 4:06 AM by KashKetchum

Hell yeah. Now I need a second season announce for Akatsuki no Yona.

tsubasalover said:
Wow, that's quick. Quicker than Nanatsu no Taizai new anime announcement.

Both Hanae-san and KajiKaji tweeted that it's 2nd season / sequel:

Oct 16, 2015 8:12 PM by BatoKusanagi

Hell yes! So happy!

Oct 13, 2015 6:16 PM by bittersweetlove

I am okay with this. Arslan was one of better shows this year. Want to see how it ends.

Oct 13, 2015 3:20 PM by Ahenshihael

5shin said:
series will receive a new TV anime production in 2016.

so........ is this a new season or is it a whole new series ? sounds like a new adaptation to me .. either way, I'm excited! ;3
Why would they make a new adaptation of a series that was just recently adapted half a year ago...

Oct 13, 2015 12:22 PM by SpencerBagel

series will receive a new TV anime production in 2016.

so........ is this a new season or is it a whole new series ? sounds like a new adaptation to me .. either way, I'm excited! ;3

Oct 13, 2015 10:33 AM by 5shin

Stark700 said:
SchwingBoner said:
Season 2? Aww yiss.

Not 100% confirmed yet. It mentions a new TV season though so we'll have to wait for more info in the future.

Come on.. we all know it's gonna be season 2, it would be dumb to be anything else.

Oct 13, 2015 12:53 AM by Hatsuyuki

Arslan Senki was a pretty decent series. Flawed up the ass, but a pretty decent series nonetheless.

Looking forward to Season 2.

Oct 12, 2015 9:28 PM by The_Archking

TheNaturalPerm said:
That's alright. Arslan himself is probably the least interesting character of the series though. I hope he'll get at least some kind of characterization beyond the "Look at me I'm such a kindred spirit hurr free the slaves! Love and peace!"

Really none of the characters are very well fleshed out. The cast is really flat imo, though I think Silvermask is really cool. If not for him (I assume) taking a central role in the next season, I wouldn't be nearly as excited.

Oct 12, 2015 9:18 PM by Refracting

So much win!
2nd season please ;-;

Oct 12, 2015 9:02 PM by Blancchet

Sweet hopefully it is a sequel. I don't see the reason for a reboot that quickly. Also i hope they get a better budget lol

Oct 12, 2015 5:51 PM by zzzeally

I was one of those people who thought the possibility would be low since the sales weren't so good, but I'm happy I really enjoyed this series and I hope Akatsuki no Yona eventually gets another season too.

Oct 12, 2015 5:45 PM by Roloko

Mika said:
First season was disappointing imo. Hope this will be better.

agree, over-hype and and overrated but not match the expectation.
especially the main prota always act like typical shonen jump hero...

Oct 12, 2015 4:30 PM by IZUMI64

Yes I love Arslan senki. The ending of season 1 din't complete the Parslan conquer ! and the love story of Arslan..

Oct 12, 2015 3:26 AM by ProxYBun

Hallelujah, this must be the work of Yaldabaoth! Now I just cross my fingers and hope for someone to adopt poor Gangsta.

Oct 12, 2015 12:59 AM by Zekkenshin


Oct 12, 2015 12:21 AM by yuriilover96

-NarukamiKen- said:
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Oct 11, 2015 11:23 PM by Dull_Lull

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