Paranoia Agent Season 2 is a Japanese anime television series. Satoshi Kon has been known for creating anime that starts off on a very normal tone and are seemingly very generic in the beginning. But they soon take a very serious tone and turn into something you have never seen before. ‘Mousou Dairinin’ is another one of his creations that initially seems to be a typical detective story but soon, as a viewer, one is exposed to some really amazing twists and turns that make the whole viewing experience even more exciting.
Over the span of its 13-episodes, one does not even have the time to breathe and the thrilling story of the show keeps you at the edge of your seat at all times. For the most part of the show, you’ll just assume that certain arcs of it are just fillers and could in no way be related to the overreaching plot. But then all of it starts to make sense by the time you reach the end and that’s when Satoshi’s brilliance hits you.
Madhouse Studio has done a fairly great job with the animation & art style of the show. Though the animation is not extremely amazing, it seems to fit well with the overall vibe of the anime. The background sounds are quite impressive and create an eerie intensity to the scenes. If you have never seen any of Sat-Kon’s work before, then I would highly recommend this one to you.
If you are planning on watching it now, then the prepared to think a lot more than you usually do while watching anime. Paranoia Agent is a masterpiece and one of the finest pieces of entertainment in the anime industry.
RELEASE DATE: PARANOIA AGENT SEASON 2
Paranoia Agent season 1 aired from February 3, 2014, to May 18, 2004, and during this span, it covered a total of 13 episodes. The show is an anime original, which means that it has not been adapted from a manga and the makers can continue it for as long as they want. After its release, the show wasn’t very popular but most fans rated it slightly above average.
But surprisingly, unlike most other anime shows, pretty much no one has been demanding a season 2 of this one. One reason behind this could be the fact that the ending of season 1 was quite conclusive and another season could be its lack of popularity in the western region. Whatever the right reason may be, at this point, the Paranoia Agent Season 2 release date of 2022 seems like a distant dream.
The anime has been long forgotten and coming up with a new season of it would in no way be beneficial for the makers now. So if you are one of those few people who’ve been hoping for the renewal of this show, then you might want to start looking in a different direction now because the odds are not exactly.
PLOT: PARANOIA AGENT SEASON 2
The story revolves around a villainous character known as the shounen bat who has been terrorizing the residents of an entire city. The “Shounen Bat” flies around the city on his pair of rollerblades and beats people up with his golden baseball bat. The person behind this masked identity seems to be one step ahead of all crime investing agencies and is impossible to catch. One of his first victims was a timid character designer named Tsukiko Sagi who is now suspected of orchestrating these attacks.
As these attacks continue to become a widespread phenomenon that grips the entire day, detectives Keiichi Ikari and Mitsuhiro Maniwa try to track down the true identity of this criminal. Soon, the number of victims of the golden bat starts to rise and this leads to the beginning of the circulation of bone-chilling rumors about the origins of the attacker. It’s on the two detectives now to unravel the mysteries behind who this attacker is before it’s too late.
CHARACTERS: PARANOIA AGENT SEASON 2
Keiichi Ikar is a senior detective who is in charge of the golden bat case along with Mitsuhiro Maniwa. He is an old-fashioned person who prefers to take a simple approach to pretty much everything that he does. He is really uptight and also gets frustrated easily. When Mitsuhiro tries to be more understanding of the victims of the case, Keiichi gets really impatient and hates working with these people. He usually has a cigarette hanging down his mouth.
- Mitsuhiro Maniwa
- Tsukiko Sagi
- Shounen Bat
STORYLINE: PARANOIA AGENT SEASON 2
Paranoia Agent follows the story of Tsukiko Sagi, a shy artist who is responsible for creating the popular pink dog known as Maromi. One night, Tsukiko is attacked by the bat-wielding assailant and soon. Two detectives, Keiichi Ikari and Mitsuhiro Maniwa are then assigned to Tsukiko’s case, with Maniwa growing obsessed with finding Lil Slugger.
Paranoia Agent, much like Kon’s other works, uses mind-bending visuals and delves deep into its characters’ mental state. Subjects like depression often pop up, and Paranoia Agent is no exception, Kon originally created the series when he had an abundance of unused ideas on hand. Rather than make another film, though he decided to direct a TV series.
WHERE TO WATCH ONLINE?
You can enjoy watching the first season of Paranoia Agent which is available with all of its episodes in English Dub as well in its subversion on the FUNimation website and will be available on DVD later this year. The series arrives on Adult Swim’s Toonami block Saturday.
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 three If any new updates happen, we’ll let you know.
Not only you, but all are eagerly waiting for the ‘PARANOIA AGENT’ 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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