Both the Netflix Anime Twitter account in Japan and Studio Orange Twitter have announced tonight that BEASTARS anime will continue and acquire a new arc, but the format of the arc has not been confirmed at this stage. The original manga artist, Paru Itagaki, provided various illustrations for the Twitter announcement.
The BEASTARS Japanese website was also updated with Netflix art. Orange confirmed that the studio will return to producing the animation for the new arc. At this stage, a set date for new BEASTARS work has not been confirmed.
Beastars (stylized as BEASTARS) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Paru Itagaki. It was serialized in Akita Shoten’s Weekly Shōnen Champion from September 2016 to October 2020, with its chapters collected in 22 tankōbon volumes. The story takes place in a world of modern, civilized, anthropomorphic animals with a cultural divide between carnivores and herbivores. The series takes its name from the in-universe rank of Beastar, an individual of great talent, service, and notoriety. The manga is licensed for English release in North America by Viz Media.
The story takes place in a world of modern, civilized, anthropomorphic animals with a cultural divide between carnivores and herbivores. The series takes its name from the rank in the universe of Beastar, an individual of great talent, service and notoriety. Legoshi, a large gray wolf, is a shy and silent student at Cherryton Academy, where he lives in a dorm with several other carnivorous students, including his outgoing Labrador friend, Jack.
As a member of the school’s drama club, Legoshi works as a stagehand and supports the club’s actors led by star pupil Louis, a red deer. Out of nowhere, Tem the alpaca is brutally killed and eaten at night creating a wave of unrest and mistrust among the herbivorous and carnivorous students. At the same time, Legoshi has a fateful encounter with Haru, a little dwarf rabbit, and begins to develop complex feelings for her.Synopsis
An anime television series adaptation by Orange aired from October to December 2019 on Fuji TV’s + Ultra programming block. The anime series is licensed by Netflix. BEASTARS season 2 was released to the rest of the world on July 15 after it aired on Japanese television earlier in the year. A third season has been announced.