‘Shangri-La Frontier’ Season 2 Coming in October, Trailer and Teaser Revealed!

'Shangri-La Frontier' Season 2 Coming in October, Trailer and Teaser Revealed!
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Written by Katarina, the Shangri-La Frontier web novel series became a very big fantasy hit. The series has been adapted into a manga illustrated by Ryosuke Fuji, which has been published since 2020 and currently consists of 16 volumes; the original novel has been published since 2017. On October 1, 2023, the first 25-episode season of Shangri-La Frontier premiered in Japan and was a massive hit, which is why fans demanded more. Today, it has been confirmed that a second season is indeed in the works and that it will premiere in October 2024.

The series has been quite popular with fans of the fantasy genre and we can honestly say that the first season was a refreshing addition to the slate. The official synopsis of the series describes it as follows:

“When was the last time I played a game that wasn’t crap?” This is a world in the near future where games that use display screens are classified as retro. Anything that can’t keep up with state-of-the-art VR technology is called a “crap game,” and you see a large number of crap games coming out. Those who devote their lives to clearing these games are called “crap-game hunters,” and Rakuro Hizutome is one of them. The game he’s chosen to tackle next is Shangri-La Frontier, a “god-tier game” that has a total of thirty million players. Online friends… An expansive world… Encounters with rivals… These are changing Rakuro and all the other players’ fates! The best game adventure tale by the strongest “crap game” player begins now!

As we prepare for the second season, the studio behind the project has confirmed an October release date while releasing a trailer and a teaser visual for the upcoming season. Here is the trailer:

As for the people behind the project, it is expected that most cast and crew members from Season 1 will come back for Season 2, seeing how it is currently in production, so here is a list of probable names:

CAST:

  • Yuuma Uchida as Sunraku/Rakuro Hizutome
  • Azumi Waki as Psyger-0/Rei Saiga
  • Youko Hikasa as Arthur Pencilgon/Towa Amane
  • Makoto Koichi as OiKatzo/Kei Uomi
  • Rina Hidaka as Emul
  • Akio Ootsuka as Weiss Ash

STAFF:

  • Director: Toshiyuki Kubooka
  • Series composer and scriptwriter: Kazuyuki Fudeyasu
  • Character designer and chief animation director: Ayumi Kurashima
  • Music composer: MONACA
  • Animation production: C2C

As for the teaser visual we have promised you, here is the poster that has been released:

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And that is all we have for you today. Fans of the series can rejoice as a two-cour second season is coming later this year, and until then, don’t forget to follow us for more upcoming updates.

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