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Spy x Family Season 2: What to Expect?

December 25, 2022

Based on the Japanese manga series of the same name, written and illustrated by Tatsuya Endo, Spy × Family is a spy action series that follows the renowned Westalis spy, codenamed Twilight, as he spy on Eastan politician Donovan Desmond and get information must collect. While preferring to work alone, Twilight must adopt a daughter named Anya and convince a hall clerk named Yor Briar to act as his wife after adopting the alias Loid Forger for the mission. But he is completely unaware that the former is actually an Esper who can read everyone’s mind and his supposed wife is the notorious assassin Thorn Princess.

First airing on April 9, 2022, the series follows the fun and action-packed lives of the Forger family as they try to live side by side to achieve their own goals. The first season, released in two parts, was very successful and the anime has undoubtedly proven to be one of the best series of 2022. With Season 1 wrapped, fans are now excited to see their favorite characters again. If you’re wondering the same thing, then we have a solution for you.

Spy x Family Season 2 Release Date

‘Spy x Family’ Season 1 was released in two seasons, which aired between April 9, 2022 and December 24, 2022. The anime consists of twenty-five episodes, each lasting approximately twenty-four minutes.

Directed by Kazuhiro Furuhashi, it features talented voice actors such as Atsumi Tanezaki (Anya), Saori Hayami (Yor), Takuya Eguchi (Loid), Natsumi Fujiwara (Damian) and Kenso Ono (Briar Yuri). As for the second part of the spy action anime, we have good news for the fans. Shortly after the release of the season 1 finale, an official teaser trailer for the second episode was released on the anime’s official Twitter account. The series is set to return sometime in 2023, but the official release date has not yet been announced.

The extension of the series is by no means surprising considering the spy action series is one of the highest rated anime of all time, with Part 1 having an overall cumulative rating of around 8.7 and Part 2 having an average of around 8.5 reached on MyAnimeList. It’s no surprise that after the anime premiered, Tatsuya Endo’s manga of the same name skyrocketed in sales and made multiple appearances in the top 20 of the Oricon list. Interestingly, even a week before the season 1 finale release, it was officially announced that Spy x Family will have a new movie and a second season in 2023.

‘Spy x Family’ Season 2 will adapt the manga’s Great Cruise Adventure arc. Now that we know there will also be a movie next year, it’s very possible that the series’ release will be pushed back by a few months. It’s very unlikely that the series will be released in the first half of the year, as most fans might have guessed. Assuming things go well and there are no unexpected delays, Spy x Family Season 2 will be released sometime in late 2023.

Spy x Family Season 2 Plot: What will it be about?

In Season 2, the anime will focus on the Great Cruise Adventure Arc, as has now been officially announced. The Forger family will have the unique opportunity to spend a few days on the Princess Lorele, a popular cruise ship that features multiple attractions including a golf course, casino, circus, pool and magic show. Interestingly, the food is prepared by five-star chefs who are specially invited from Berlint to ensure passengers get the best food.

In addition to all of this, the cruise ship offers fireworks for passengers to enjoy from the front deck, as well as a shopping promenade. While Anya is obviously looking forward to having a great time there, Yor gets into big trouble. She was used as a bodyguard by Olka Gretcher, the widow of a Mafiosi, and her son. Constantly battling a group of skilled assassins, Yor must ensure that Loid does not learn that she is the infamous Princess of Thorns.