2nd Assassination Classroom Season's New Visual Revealed, 25-Episode Count Listed
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The official website of the second season of the Assassination Classroom (Ansatsu Kyōshitsu) unveiled a new visual for the anime on Monday. In addition, the official website of the Anime Japan 2016 convention is listing that the anime will run for 25 episodes.
The anime will premiere on January 7.
The main staff from the first anime is returning for the sequel. Seiji Kishi (Persona 4 The Animation, Danganronpa The Animation, Devil Survivor 2 The Animation) is directing anime at the studio Lerche. Kazuaki Morita (Persona 4 The Animation, Danganronpa The Animation, Arpeggio of Blue Steel) is designing the characters, and Makoto Uezu (Danganronpa The Animation, Arpeggio of Blue Steel, Is This a Zombie?, School Days) is writing the scripts.
Five characters in the anime will perform the opening theme song "QUESTION." Nagisa (voiced by Mai Fuchigami), Kaede (Aya Suzaki), Karma (Nobuhiko Okamoto), Yūma (Ryota Ohsaka), and Hiroto (Shintarō Asanuma) will sing as a group named 3-nen E-gumi Utatan (Class 3-E Song Representatives). The same group previously performed the opening theme song of the first season.
Japanese pop signer Shion Miyawaki will perform the ending theme song "Kaketa Tsuki" (Damaged Moon).
The first 22-episode season of the Assassination Classroom anime based on Yusei Matsui's manga of the same name premiered in Japan on January 9. Funimation streamed the series as it aired.
Source: Comic Natalie