When Will ‘Highschool of the dead’ Season 2?
“Highschool of the Dead” is an anime adaptation of a Japanese manga series of the same name, released yet in 2006. Manga is a very popular branch of Japanese art. There are numerous of adaptations, that were created, based on manga’s story lines, however, “Highschool of the dead” anime series is probably one of the best examples of such adaptations.
This post-apocalyptic anime series, which is actually representing a mixture between the popular American “zombie” theme along with typical manga-styled protagonists, is based on the story, written by Daisuke Satō.
An anime adaptation of “Highschool of the dead” aired in Japan in the period between July 5, 2010 and September 20, 2010. In the US the anime series was broadcast on “Anime Network,” whereas in Australia and New Zealand the series was distributed through “Madman Entertainment.”
The storyline of “Highschool of the dead” anime series revolves around a small group of high school students, who are trying to survive in the post-apocalyptic world, stricken by an epidemic. After the accident, called “Outbreak,” this new world has dramatically changed, and now it is inhabited by zombies, infected by an unknown virus.
Aside from the aftermath zombie apocalypse, a group of high school students, headed by the school nurse, is faced with various social problems, that have appeared after the disaster. Running away from the school, the students found themselves in a post-apocalyptic town, where they preserve a little girl with a dog. After visiting a mall and a police station, they are trying to reach an elementary school, that probably could serve as a shelter.
The main particularity of the plot is various role play games, embedded in the storyline, as well as the diversification of the students into the classes, where the “fighters” are specializing in destruction of zombies, the “magicians” are trying to solve the puzzles and tactical issues, whereas the “priests” are treating each other.
The main questions, that have excite the fans are the follows: would be the renewal of “Highschool of the dead” or no? When will “Highschool of the dead” season 2 release date? Is the anime series cancelled or we still have hope for the continuation?
Notification of the Release Date (Season 2)
Actually, we don’t know any actual information concerning the anime series’ renewal at the moment. In spite of plenty of rumors, we don’t want to speculate on this subject. Nevertheless, there are several reasons why the renewal of “Highschool of the dead” is delayed.
First of all, due to the recent earthquake and subsequent tsunami in Japan, the Japan authorities temporarily forbid adapting any stories about the apocalypse. Secondly, the anime series is much more interesting for the Western audience than in the East, thus “Highschool of the dead” anime series hasn’t been highly prized in Japan, despite the worldwide success. Finally, the show’s creators still think, keeping fans in tension.
However, thanks to our notification system, we may notify you if the series’ creators will decide to change their mind. Subscribe to our news! Don’t miss “Highschool of the dead” season 2 possible release date.