Classroom of the Elite was arguably one of the amazing anime series of 2017, but It’s been 3 long years since that first season concluded. Anime lovers are used to long Hiatus’ between seasons of their favorite shows, but it does get to a certain stage when hope and expectation turn into doubt and uncertainty. Recently, there have been a series of articles and rumors circulating social media that season 2 would be coming out soon, but what do we officially know about season 2?
The Classroom of the Elite is based on a light novel that also got adapted into a Youkoso Jitsuryoku manga series in January of 2016. Syohgo Kinugasa writes it, and Yuyu Ichino does the illustration and the manga is up to Volume 9. The anime series has been backed up by Studio Lerche. Season 1 that covers the story from the first 3 manga books was a huge hit, and fans loved the show.
The problem is that Classroom of The Elite Season 2 didn’t get officially announced yet in 2021. And we don’t know what the chances are that another season of Youkose Jitsuryoku Shijou Shugi no Kyoushitsu will get greenlit. I spent the past few years looking at numerous anime series to determine why some of them got sequels announced and why some never did get a continuation.
I did the same for Classroom of The Elite in the post. So if you want to know if there will be a continuation of this anime, continuation of this anime, continues reading this informative article about Classroom of The Elite Season 2.
IS CANCELED OR NOT?
Studio Lerche’s anime adaption of Youkoso Jitsuryoku Shijou Shugi no Kyoushitsu LN series because a sensation right after its debut. After its official broadcast on Japanese television. Crunchyroll streamed the series worldwide., while Funimation had licensed it for North America. The 12-episode anime became quite popular around the globe and gained itself a dedicated fanbase.
The anime will soon complete its complete fourth year, yet, neither Lerche nor any other producers of the show have plans for Classroom of The Elite Season 2. Given that the demand for Classroom of The Elite Season 2 has increased over the years, the sales might improve with a second series. It’s important to notice that the studio hasn’t officially canceled the anime. This means that there might still be hope for its return in the future.
WHEN WILL IT RELEASE?
As mentioned above, it has already been almost four years since the first season ended. Hence, there won’t be much hope for a second installment if the renewal isn’t officially announced in the upcoming few years. The productions won’t take any longer than a year to complete. Classroom of The Elite Season 2 release date might fall around late 2022 or early 2023.
We will surely update you with any relevant information about the anime as soon as we get to know.
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THE CAST SCHEDULED?
There are no official updates about the cast of Classroom of the Elite season 2, the cast of season 2 is not yet confirmed. However, It is expected that all the voice actors of season 1 will return in season 2. We could also expect the entry of new cast members into the crew. The voice cast from season 1 who are expected to return are:
- Shoya Chiba voiced by Kiyotaka Ayanokji
- Akari Kito voiced by Suzune Horikita
- Yurika Kubo voiced by Kikyo Kushida
- Rina Sato voiced by Sae Chabashira
- M.A.O voiced by Arisu Sakayanagi
- Satoshi Hino voiced by Kouhei Katsuragi
- Nao Tayama voiced by Honami Ichinose
The story of Studio Lerche’s popular psychological thriller is based in distant future japan. The story revolves around the students of the infamous Tokyo Metropolitan Advanced Nurturing School. The institution is set up by the Japanese government, which fosters the generation of people who are expected to support the country. We visit the titular Elite School from the perspective of Kiyotaka Ayanokoji a quiet and timid boy that gets admitted as a D-CLASS student.
Classroom of The Elite Season 2 might continue the story after its finale. Hence, the sequel will feature the light novel’s plot from the fourth volume. If the installment is 12-episode long like its predecessor, Its story might end with Volumes 6 & 7. The new episodes will start with the group battles aboard the luxurious cruise ship.
Although, this time the students will be separated into 12 different groups based on their respective zodiac signs. However, unlike all other tests, this one will be devilishly difficult as it will not be should just survival. The challenge will test students’ thinking skills, and each group out of the 12 will have to find out the VIP from other groups. Yet the Elites come to know the test’s goal and set out to manipulate the outcome of the island.
POSSIBILITIES OF OVA EPISODES, MOVIE ADAPTION, & SPIN-OFF SERIES
However, a lot of such anime at least get some OVA episodes & movie adaptions. If their debut season was successful enough, the makers sometimes produce spin-off series as well. However, despite its popularity, Classroom of The Elite never got this chance to return in any form.
Even after more than three years of its last release, Studio Lerche has not produced any OVA episodes of the series. If they renew an OVA episode, it could feature a side and great story from the original LN series. On the contrary, a movie adaption could continue the anime’s story ahead of Season 1’s finale.
IS THERE A TRAILER FOR THE UPCOMING SEASON?
Hence, fans won’t be able to watch the official trailer until the studio officially announced the renewal of Classroom of The Elite Season 2. Thus, the wait for the Production Video might be much longer than we assumed.
WHERE TO WATCH ONLINE?
The English dubbed versions of Classroom of The Elite are available on Crunchyroll, Funimation & Netflix. . Those Streaming OTT platforms had a huge collection of anime manga shows.
Not only you, but all are eagerly waiting for ‘CLASSROOM OF THE ELITE’: 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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