The Disastrous Life of Saiki K. 2nd Season Anime Previewed in Commercial
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
The official website for the second anime season based on Shūichi Asō's The Disastrous Life of Saiki K. (Saiki Kusuo no Psi Nan) manga began streaming a commercial for the anime on Friday. Hiroshi Kamiya as Kusuo Saiki narrates the ad.
The anime will premiere late at night on January 16 at 25:35 (effectively January 17 at 1:35 a.m.) on TV Tokyo, TV Hokkaido, and TV Osaka, and will air later that night on TV Aichi, TV Setouchi, and TVQ Kyushu Broadcasting.
The new characters joining the second season include:
Yuuki Kaji as Tōma Akechi
Eri Kitamura as Mikoto Aiura
M.A.O as Imu Rifuta
The second season will also add the character Hiroshi Satō.
Hiroaki Sakurai (Di Gi Charat, Maid Sama!) is returning to direct the anime at Egg Firm and J.C. Staff. Masayuki Onji (Kimi to Boku., Aoi Hana) is also returning as the character designer. Hiroshi Kamiya, Daisuke Ono, and Nobunaga Shimazaki will perform the opening theme song "Silent Prisoner" as their characters alongside the Psychic Lover music group that also composes the music for the series.
The manga centers on a high school boy named Kusuo Saiki. He possesses supernatural powers that cause unfortunate events in his everyday life.