You may have been witnessing the premiere of the anime film titled Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?: Arrow of the Orion, which took place on February 15, 2019. During the premiere of the anime film, the staff and cast who worked on it officially announced that another installment of DanMachi will debut in summer 2019. Anime News Network refers to the original news published by Mantan Web, which contains the following message:
"On February 16, 2019, it was announced that the period of broadcast of the second season of the popular light novel DanMachi would be wrong since Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? will be returning for a next season in the summer of 2019..." We thereby now have the official confirmation of the upcoming release date.
The first season of the anime kicked off back in April 2015; it consisted of 13 episodes + an OVA episode, which premiered on December 7, 2016. Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? is based on a Japanese light novel series of the same name, which started serialization in January 2013. The original series contains 14 volumes, the latter of which has been issued on December 15, 2018. The franchise also includes a manga, which consists of 10 volumes. Fujino Omori served as a creator of the franchise.
DanMachi Season 1 was a success. According to MyAnimeList, the viewers have rated the season at 7.81 ~ 400,000 votes. An OVA has a score of 7.21/10 > 37,000 votes. The film currently holds a score of 7.69/10.
The first season covers the first five volumes of the original light novel series. Set in the fictional city of Orario, the storyline follows the adventures of a teenage boy named Bell Cranel. Bell is an adventurer under the goddess Hestia, and the only member of her family. He is just a naive young boy, who is dreaming of becoming the greatest adventurer in the land. After Bell stumbled upon Hestia, he has become a bit closer to his goal. Enlisting the help of Hestia, Bell embarks on a fantastic journey deeper into the dungeon filled with hordes of monsters.
DanMachi Season 2 Release Date
As mentioned above, Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? Season 2 is officially confirmed, and the premiere is scheduled for this summer. But the exact date is yet to be revealed. As soon as the J.C.Staff studio announces the exact release date for the next television chapter of the anime, we will update this page. Stay tuned for updates. We will keep you informed on the subject.