When is the HighSchool of The Dead Season 2 Coming Out?
It would be suitable to assume that the second season of HighSchool of The Dead is one of the animes that fans are expecting for almost eight years and still haven’t lost any faith. The release date of High School of the Dead Season 2 was speculated various times but none of those speculations were verified. This apocalyptic plot anime series won the heart of thousands of fans around the planet, and fans still can’t believe that there isn’t a second season yet.
Many supporters of the anime thought that Season 2 of HOTD had been dropped, but no firm statement has been made. So, will there be a Season 2 of HOTD? Before replying to that question below is a short summary for the new fans.
HOTD is an immensely famous anime series; it is the anime adaptation of the manga series with the same title illustrated by Shōji Satō and written by Daisuke Satō. The anime was aired in the year 2010 and had a total of 12 episodes with 18 minutes running time for each episode. This anime follows a group of high school pupils trapped in a zombie apocalypse. The anime was aired on Tokyo MX’s AT-X and was produced by Madhouse studio.
Are There any Chances that Season 2 of HOTD is Coming Out?
The second season of the anime was supposed to be produced by US-based anime networks as the initial creators didn’t want to proceed with a second season. The reason behind this choice was the Earthquake and Tsunami that Japan suffered, and it was not suitable to make an anime series full of deaths and tragedies.
There are multiple international networks which hold the rights of the first season of HighSchool of The Dead and may obtain rights of making Season 2 of Highschool of The Dead as the anime has a huge following base.
The manga series of High School of the Dead has a total of 7 books and the first season of the anime used the first 4 books. This means if we get a season 2 of HOTD they can pretty use the remaining 3 volumes of the manga although if you have read the manga you will know that the story in the light novel series is also not done. Sadly, the main writer of Highschool of The Dead Daisuke Satō passed away on March 22, 2017, from
HighSchool of The Dead Season 2 Release Date
On the other hand the production studio, Madhouse doesn’t have a great fame in making sequels of their animes. No Game No Life Season 2 can be counted as the best example in this case, despite its fame the Madhouse studio is working on multiple other projects. So before we can actually see HighSchool of the Dead Season 2 might take still a lot of time.
Fans of HOTH can just pray for the best, it has been speculated that production studio Madhouse may do a second season of HighSchool of the Dead to pay their respect to the passed writer Daisuke Satō. Although for the moment Madhouse has renewed the second season of Overlord.