The Disastrous Life of Saiki K. Anime's Season 2 Confirms Returning Cast

posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda

The November issue of Shueisha's Saikyō Jump magazine revealed the returning cast members for the upcoming second season of the television anime of Shūichi Asō's The Disastrous Life of Saiki K. manga on Friday.

The returning cast includes:

The new season will premiere in early 2018.

The manga centers on a high school boy named Kusuo Saiki. He possesses supernatural powers that cause unfortunate events in his everyday life.

The first season premiered as a "double broadcast," airing in the mornings Mondays-Fridays within the Oha-Suta ("Good Morning Star") program on TV Tokyo, and at night on TV Tokyo, TV Aichi, and TV Osaka. The morning broadcast aired five episodes each week, and the late-night broadcast collected those five episodes and aired them together. The anime premiered in July 2016. Funimation streamed the series with English subtitles as it aired in Japan, and also streamed an English broadcast dub for the series.

The manga is also inspiring a live-action film that opens in Japan on October 21.

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