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'Terra Formars Revenge' to Premiere in Spring 2016

by Sakana-san
Nov 7, 2015 8:24 AM | 59 Comments
A scan from the 50th issue of Weekly Young Jump magazine, to be released on November 12, is announcing that the second season of Terra Formars, titled Terra Formars Revenge, will be produced by LIDENFILMS and TYO Animations. New staff members will be involved with the production, while cast members from the first season will reprise their roles. The series is expected to broadcast in April 2016.

Director: Michio Fukuda (Nurarihyon no Mago: Sennen Makyou)
Series Composition: Naruhisa Arakawa (Kingdom)
Character Design: Atsushi Ikariya (Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works (TV)), Cagetzu Aizawa

Terra Formars is written by Yu Sasuga and drawn by Kenichi Tachibana. It began serialization in Young Jump in January 2011. The series received its first anime adaptation by LIDENFILMS, and aired in September 2014 for a total of 13 episodes.

Source: Scan via ANN

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Nov 18, 2015 12:27 AM by LoneWolf

I haven't even watched S1. I'm scared.

Nov 9, 2015 6:53 PM by RedTie

**plan to drop**

Nov 9, 2015 1:33 PM by DarkNecromancer

Xenocrisi said:
I'm curious, did this sell well? (BD/DVD)

Not sure about the BD/DVD but the Manga sells very well, probably the reason this gets a second season despite how crap the first was. Its like the 7th or 8th best seeking manga this year atm.

Nov 9, 2015 7:23 AM by lukeycow

Xenocrisi said:
I'm curious, did this sell well? (BD/DVD)

Nope, but it's the 8th best selling manga series this year and there's also a live action movie coming out soon so the BD/DVD sales didn't really matter in this case.

The ranking of the manga sales this year (thanks to Westlo from animesuki):

*1 13,667,923 ONE PIECE (Continuous Show)
*2 *9,995,863 Nanatsu no Taizai (2nd Season coming 2016)
*3 *8,199,432 Shingeki no Kyojin (2nd Season coming 2016)
*4 *8,057,216 Kingdom (77 episodes aired)
*5 *8,007,223 Ansatsu Kyoushitsu (2nd Season coming 2016)
*6 *5,762,759 Haikyuu!! (2nd Season airing right now)
*7 *4,003,874 Shokugeki no Souma (Just finished airing 1st Season)
*8 *3,516,443 Terraformars (2nd Season coming 2016)
*9 *3,425,093 Tokyo Ghoul:re (3rd Season coming 2016)
10 *3,260,389 Kangoku Gakuen (Just finished airing 1st Season)

Nov 9, 2015 7:22 AM by EasyGo-er

I'm curious, did this sell well? (BD/DVD)

Nov 9, 2015 7:10 AM by Xenocrisi

HOHJ! That is all.

Nov 9, 2015 4:42 AM by BatoKusanagi

awesome, moar actionzzzzzzzz

Nov 9, 2015 3:48 AM by Yuki_Ookami

ichii_1 said:
My JOHJ homeboys are back with a vengeance! XD

VanishingKira said:
it's unlikely this season will have a single decent arc this time around.

Joseph G Newton >>> Adolf

Them homeboyz ahahaha.

Nov 9, 2015 1:55 AM by Tengai

moodie said:
Spoiler tags, guys, you know better.

Cute name, Revenge.
>come into a sequel topic
>complains about spoilers from last season
I don't get the logic behind this, not at all. There are people who aren't aware of this series and just happened to stumble upon this announcement. Think of it as sort of an introduction or motivation to start the series. The spoiler tag is there for a reason, you know. It might not be mandatory, but how about being a little bit considerate towards others? There is always a slight chance of ruining the experience for others.

Nov 9, 2015 1:32 AM by ToG25thBaam

The feeling of Terra Formars getting a season 2, must the same feeling a cancer patient gets after they go into remission and start living a normal happy life again...only to later get news that the cancer has returned aggressively and they're now terminal.

Interesting to see they picked up a new studio and staff. Seeing as how even though it sucked, it was super popular in Japan.

If it sold well, but they were still willing to admit that there were faults and picked up new staff members to do better, then this season might actually be watchable.

Nov 8, 2015 4:55 PM by Jonesy974

Antanaru said:
I thought first season bombed big time. How come it gets a sequel after that failure where censorship was just a part of the problem?

The manga is REALLY popular.. If you haven't noticed.

Nov 8, 2015 7:32 AM by ZoroZoldyck

Yay, more joke material.

Nov 8, 2015 5:38 AM by Nanaca

TYO my man, your other series (or should I say OVA?) about life on Mars was waaaaaaaaaaaaaay better than this one... but it seems that Planet Cockroach: The Avvenire is....

Nov 8, 2015 4:13 AM by New_-

Can't wait for censorship parodies.

Nov 8, 2015 2:27 AM by ExTemplar

Funny censorship or bust.

Nov 8, 2015 12:31 AM by Lil-Bird

The art of TF is really good.

Nov 7, 2015 9:24 PM by Agafin

they want revenge for getting low rates from the first season

Nov 7, 2015 7:36 PM by zetsu_shoren

Hope they will handle it better than the first season because many interesting characters will show their fangs this season...

Nov 7, 2015 6:13 PM by Rrecool

Awwwww yissssss. Finally more news. Plz no censors though.

Nov 7, 2015 6:03 PM by Protaku

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