Here is what you need to know about Given Anime Season 2 such as release date, cast, characters, and where to watch.
The BL anime has attracted the interest of many BL lovers and anime viewers as well. Season one was aired in 2019. It has 11 episodes where the manga adaptation runs for 22 minutes each. The summer anime genre has BL as mentioned above. This anime was aired weekly from July 11, 2019, to September 19, 2019. We know that this anime is adapted from manga. The manga is written and illustrated by Natsuki Kizu. It was published on April 30, 2013. The manga has 7 volumes in total. The latest series was published on December 1, 2021. This anime has more than 200 followers on Twitter.
It was adapted up to the 15th chapter of the manga in the first season. The movie adapted the manga up to the 28th chapter. Chapter 28 coincides with the end of volume 5 of the manga series. The manga features two story arcs. The first arc features the relationship between Ritsuka Uenoyama and Mafuyu Satō. The second one explores the relationship between Haruki Nakayama and Akihiko Kaji. The first arc was completely covered in the first season. The second arc was used as a basis for the movie that was released.
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Given Anime Season 2 Plot
Given Anime Season 1 was full of fun, love, excitement, and romance. The second season may include more than each of them. The second season will focus mostly on the relationship between Aki and Haruki. I don’t want to spoil your excitement to watch the second season by telling the story plot now.
Given Anime Season 1 Recap
The first season of the anime focused on the formation of their band ‘Given” and the relationship between Ritsuka Uenoyama and Mafuyu Satō. When Ritsuka heard Mafuyu’s singing voice for the first time, he was amazed. He asked her to join as a vocalist in the band. Their first live performance was enjoyed by people and it was a huge success. He also fell for Mafuyu. Meanwhile, Haruki Nakayama also has hidden feelings for Akihiko Kaji. Haruki Nakayama and Akihiko Kaji’s story was further covered in the movie.
Given Anime Season 1 Characters
The first season focuses on the life of four high school students. The four students are
- Electric guitarist Ritsuka Uenoyama
- Vocalist Mafuyu Satō,
- Bassist Haruki Nakayama
- Drummer Akihiko Kaji.
They are a part of an amateur rock band. This anime features the life and romantic relationships among them which makes it a must-watch series. You should enjoy watching the jam sessions and love that blooms.
Given Anime Season 2 Release Date
Given Anime Season 2 is written by Natsuki Kizu and licensed by Crunchyroll. Fans are eagerly waiting for season 2. But the official team announced that the anime will release into a movie. The movie was released on 22 August 2020. The anime premiered the sequel as well. But there is still no news about the second season release. The second version of the manga will be focused on the second season. The movie has sold 100,000 tickets so far which makes sure that the anime is on the audience’s good side. But you might have to wait for a year. The second season would be a little late considering the renewal and production time.
If there is any information about the second season, we will update you. Keep watching the series if you liked watching it. For people who haven’t watched the series, give it a try.
Given Anime Season 2 Ratings and Reviews
Given Anime Season 2 has received a rating of 8.35 from My Anime List (MAL). These series have received an audience upvote of 4.9/5 and a rating of 8.4 on IMDb. It also got a rating of 8.35 on My AnimeList from 253,098 users. This anime is said to be an ideal binge-watcher. It features the rare balance of gay love. This anime is an amazingly potted-out story that won the audience’s hearts.