Made in Abyss Season 2 is an anticipated and an awaited season for the anime fans. Why? The first season made its mark on the audience for being a well-executed emotional drama. Julian Malerman of THEM Anime Reviews praised the show by saying, “The final answer is simple and pure. It sings.” Made in Abyss received Anime of the Year award and Best Score award at 2017 Crunchyroll’s Anime Awards.
Made in Abyss is a Japanese sci-fi adventure drama directed by Masayuki Kojima. The manga’s adaptation by Kinema Citrus aired in July 2017. In the United States, it’s licensed by Sentai Fireworks. It is a story of an orphaned girl, Riko. She lives in a desolated town of Orth, which is surrounded by a hole called Abyss. Riko loves her mother and wants to become a White Whistle like her. One day, she gets a letter stating that her mother wants to meet her at the bottom of Abyss. She takes her humanoid robot friend, Reg, along with her and they together embark on this journey.
Season 1 got accolades from around the world. Its been two years since the 13th episode. This made the fans want more.
Will there be a Made in Abyss Season 2?
Yes, there will be a Made in Abyss Season 2. In January 2020, a Japanese movie came out called “Made in Abyss: Dawn of the Deep Soul,” which clearly stated in the end, ‘To be continued.’ It was scheduled to release in the US in April 2020, but due to the COVID-19, it couldn’t happen. The movie is, in fact, a continuation of the first season. The second season will continue the story even further. The second season will probably air after the premiere of the movie in North America.
The cast of Made in Abyss Season 2
We can expect the same voiceover cast for the second season. The voiceover actors in Japanese and English version respectively are:
- Miyu Tomita/Brittany Lauda as Riko
- Maria Reg/Luci Christian as Reg
- Eru Kitamura/ Monica Rial as Mitty
- Shiori Izawa/ Brittney Karbowski as Nanachi
Season one was thrilling, adventurous, and exhilarating. It had aspects of emotional nature too. The first season ended with Riko and Reg being very close to their destination. Reg frees Mitty of her suffering. However, Riko finds out that her mother is a Delver. In Made in Abyss Season 2, we will see how Riko will react towards the concept of Delvers. Will she become a Delver like her mother? Will she meet her mother after becoming a Delver? What will Reg do?
Animes have grown a lot over the years. But, this particular one is a benchmark for the portrayal of emotions, sacrifice, friendship, and affection. Let’s see what will ‘Made in Abyss’ Season 2 offers us.