Goblin Slayer fans, prepare for a thrilling journey as Season 2 draws closer. New trailers and insights into the upcoming Goblin Slayer II anime have emerged, building anticipation for its October 6 premiere. This dark fantasy series, based on Kumo Kagyu’s gripping light novels, promises more of the intense action and suspense that fans have come to love.
The latest trailer for Goblin Slayer II has arrived, offering a sneak peek at familiar faces and a glimpse of the new addition, Wizard Boy. Notably, it also provides a preview of the opening theme, “Entertainment,” performed by Mili.
Scheduled to premiere on October 6, Goblin Slayer II will be available for streaming on Crunchyroll outside of Japan, delivering its signature brand of gritty fantasy storytelling. As in the first season, the story continues to revolve around the enigmatic Goblin Slayer, a warrior relentless in his quest to exterminate goblins, whatever it takes. His heroic deeds have stirred rumors, attracting the attention of those seeking his formidable skills.
Directed by Misato Takada (known for Saiyuki Reload Zeroin), with character design by Hiromi Katou (from ID-0), and animated by LIDENFILMS, Goblin Slayer II maintains the talent from its first season. Takaharu Ozaki, the director of the previous season, serves as chief director, ensuring continuity in the series’ vision. The collaboration of series composer/scriptwriter Hideyuki Kurata and music composer Kenichirou Suehiro promises a thrilling narrative complemented by an evocative score.
Returning to breathe life into the characters are talented voice actors, including Yuuichirou Umehara as Goblin Slayer, Yui Ogura as Priestess, Yuka Iguchi as Cow Girl, Maaya Uchida as Guild Girl, Nao Touyama as High Elf Archer, Yuuichi Nakamura as Dwarf Shaman, Tomokazu Sugita as Lizard Priest, and Mariya Ise as the intriguing Wizard Boy.
Goblin Slayer, born from Kumo Kagyu’s light novels, captivated audiences worldwide with its spin-offs and a gripping manga adaptation. Since its inception in 2016, the light novel series has grown to include 16 volumes as of July 2022. The anime’s first season and the 2020 OVA Goblin Slayer: Goblin’s Crown were brought to life by White Fox, further establishing its presence in the anime world.
As the October 6 premiere approaches, fans eagerly anticipate the return of Goblin Slayer, promising an epic continuation of this dark fantasy saga.
Source: Official Website