Blood Lad, which is also known as Buraddo Raddo in Japanese, is one of those anime television series that has left fans waiting for the longest of time. The dark comedy fantasy anime television series is based on a manga series of the same name and is written and illustrated by Yuki Kodama.
Braddon Raddo or Blood Lad as we know it concluded in 2016 with its 17th volume. Yuuki Kodama, whose brainchild it was, began illustrating it in 2009 in a popular Manga magazine.
In 2013 Brain’s Base, a studio, produced an animated video series of Blood lad’s 10 volumes, like season one. After Episode 10: “Blood Lad I am not a Cat” was released in December 2013. However, that could not keep the fans happy and they have been waiting for season two since then.
There have been no current updates from the studio after 2013 regarding the release of Blood Lad season 2. Fans have been waiting to see the animated series of the remaining 7 volumes, in season 2.
The show scored 7.31/10 from 295,687 votes on MyAnimeList, whereas it got the rating of 7.1/10 from 1705 votes on IMDb. Analyzing the numbers, it wouldn’t be strange to believe that Blood Lad indeed performed extremely amazing and scored high overall, Hence giving another reason for creators to consider making the second part.
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ABOUT THE SHOW
Season one was full of emotions and some vivid expressions. Season two is speculated to be filled with conflict and some element of tragedy before the anticlimax. Fuyumi is fighting a tough battle and needs the full support of Staz. On the other side, he is also facing uncertainty in solving the maze to help him and Fuyumi reach the Human World.
Blood Lad is about the surreal world where demons live, and the story revolves around Straz Charlie Blood, who is a Vampire. Staz is not the usual kind of vampire who drinks human blood like his ancestors and lives a life of a typical Otaku. In Japanese, the term refers to someone who is obsessed with Anime, Manga, and hi-tech gadgets. Staz is the leader and one of the bosses of the gangs, which are various demon gangs in this world.
One day by accident, a girl named Fuyumi Yanagi, who was a human accidentally entered the demon world through a portal, making Staz all excited after knowing about the presence of a human being in their world.
However, it wasn’t easy for a human to survive in a world of vampires, and therefore, Fuyumi dies after getting eaten up by a carnivorous plant and becomes a Ghost. This was something that left Staz emotionally broken, and therefore, he takes the responsibility to bring her back to life by struggling and fighting the demon in the demon world as she keeps facing ends up fighting an evil creature who is known as Akim.
THE CONTROVERSEY AROUND BLOOD LAD SEASON 1
There is always some degree of controversy that exists for a series. Everyone can’t be satisfied but it’s important to know what people have to say. It also got poor ratings from AniDb (5.6/10). Some viewers commented that Blood Lad season 1 was dramatized more than necessary to create hype for the next season. While some others were claiming the last OVA was the end.
IS RENEWEED OR CANCELED?
After season one got over, an OVA episode titled ‘Blood Lad: Wagahai wa Neko de wa Nai’ got released on December 3, 2013. Even though seven years have passed, fans do not want to give up the hope for season two, even after knowing that it takes five years maximum for a show to get renewed and it has already been seven years since it came for the first time.
However, no matter how slim the chances of having a season two loo, there are some aspects we need to consider to not entirely give up the hope for its renewal. It is important to note that the original manga series contains 17 volumes that have 85 chapters.
Unfortunately, the manga ended in December 2016. Even then we can hope for Brian’s Rase to pick one more season of the series. The second possibility is how the first season performed in terms of numbers.
BLOOD LAD SEASON 2: RELEASE DATE
Till the date of writing there has been no official annoucement of the next season from either Brains Base or the directors. They seem have to put it off temporarily and then subsequently it was forgotten. Tye rating show a good indicator but not enough to inspire the crew to come back with its sequel.
However, nothing can be said for certain till an official announcement on the future of the show is made. Various sources have claimed that Season 2 can be expected by 2021 end or 2022 summer. As soon as we come to know about the Blood Lad season two release date, we will update this article.
BLOOD LAD SEASON 2 CHARACTERS
The supporting characters will see an increased role in the next season and this is because of the plot which thickens. This needs a good cast and a more responsible approach while filming. Blood Lad Season 2 main characters as the following list of names for their cast:
- Staz Charlie Blood
- Fuyumi Yanagai
- Bell Hydra
WHY WE WANT BLOOD LAD SEASON 2?
Fans of Blood Lad await its season two to put an end to their long years of curiosity. They want to know what awaits Staz and Fuyumi in their quest. The triangle between Straz, Hydra, and Fuyumi is enthralling and can keep the readers pinned till the end of the series.
The relationship between Hydra and Fuyumi is revolved very late as this will keep the suspense, regarding why Hydra helps Fuyumi. Staz meanwhile gets stuck in the favor he has to do for Braz who helps them interpret the Book.
When he realizes that it was Akim who was to be destroyed, he takes more interest and ensures that he does everything possible to win the war. However, Akim’s return prolongs the series, He grows stronger too and Wolf plays a deceptive game to help Staz.
WHERE TO WATCH ‘BLOOD LAD’ ONLINE?
You can enjoy watching the first season of Blood Lad which is available with all of its episodes in English Dub as well in its subversion at Amazon Prime and VizMedia. So those who have not caught up with the show can watch it there.
ENDING OF BLOOD LAD SEAOSON 1
Blood Lad Season 1 ends as a cliffhanger. The fans were kept eager to know if Staz would be successful, whether Fuyumi would make it out, successfully and reach the Human world. Bell Hydra’s role brought out a new conflict in the story ending as she expressed her feelings to Staz. He was involved with Fuyumi & needed both of these characters to achieve his dream.
Wolf, on the other side, proves his worth as a good friend and readies to take upon many tasks that seem impossible. His encounter with Akim, after his return and planning to fight the blacklisted demons will make the viewers eager to know who won and how. So, the ending left many unanswered questions and it definitely signals that there i a need for season 2.
IS THERE ANY TRAILER YET?
So while there is no trailer for season two. I’m going to share the official trailer of season one the might help you to imagine something about season two If any new updates happen, we’ll let you know.
Not only you, but all are eagerly waiting for ‘BLOOD LAD’ SEASON 2. For such a great series, we can wait and hope for the best for its soon release. We will notify you as soon as the publisher announces the release date or any other information. Until, then If you have a query or we missed any information, Let me know in the comment section.
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