The official website of the Tiger & Rabbit 2 the sequel anime revealed on Tuesday that the anime will have 25 episodes in total, with the first 13 episodes (Hanime part 1) debuting at the same time on Netflix in April 2022.
The new anime will tell a new story set after the events of the Tiger & Bunny The Movie -The Rising- Animation Film. The anime will feature a returning cast.
Atsuko Kase (Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory) directs the new anime at Bandai Namco Pictures. Masafumi nishida returns to manage the composition of the series, and Masakazu katsura comes back to design the characters.
The original Tiger & Rabbit The TV animated series centers around Heroes for Hire – super powerful beings known as NEXT who wear sponsor logos while fighting crime on live TV.
Keiichi Satou (Karas director, The big O character / mechanical designer) directed the Hanime, and Masafumi nishida (live action Kaibutsu-kun) wrote and supervised the scripts. Manga artist Masakazu katsura (Ai Girl Video, DNA², East, Zetman), a well-known fan of Batman and other superhero comics, created the original character designs.
The 2011 animated series spawned two animated films: Tiger & Bunny the movie: the beginning in 2012 and Tiger & Bunny The Movie -The Rising- in 2014. Visualize released the related television series, films and manga in North America.