The premiere of Episode 1 of the anime thundered like a bolt from the blue. Fans have been looking forward to this day with particular trepidation. Even the postponement of the show due to the coronavirus to a later date did not affect the viewer’s desire to see the premiere. As a result, the viewer absorbed one episode after another. The anime world has not seen such high ratings for a long time.
- Release date for Season 2 of the anime “Akudama Drive”
- Anime “Akudama Drive”: which characters in the title role?
- The plot of the anime “Akudama Drive”: what was and what will be?
- Curious facts about the anime “Akudama Drive”
- Release dates for the new anime series “Akudama Drive”
- Top 10 Most Anticipated NEW Anime of 2021
Release date for Season 2 of the anime “Akudama Drive”
The anime “Akudama Drive” was very warmly received by the audience. An interesting storyline, different people with complex deep characters, high-quality battle scenes… And although there were too many harsh and rough moments for some critics, the anime gained a huge number of fans. But what about continuing?
There is no exact information. There is only the opinion of critics and the wild desire of fans to see the new adventures of the main characters.
Having gathered the information, it can be assumed that season 2 of “Akudama Drive”, if released, it will be closer to the end of 2021.
Anime “Akudama Drive”: which characters in the title role?
There are 7 main characters in the anime “Akudama Drive”, one of whom is not part of Akudama’s highly skilled criminals. Here is some of them:
- Hacker is able to hack anything, bypass any security systems – he does it for fun. Moreover, the more difficult and dangerous the task, the more interest he approaches the matter. So the Hacker constantly challenges himself, and then he is frankly touched by a great job done.
The guy is not one of those who are ready to immediately come to the rescue. If he is interested, he will respond, otherwise he will pass by. Outwardly, he seems impudent, arrogant, calm and indifferent to everything. Hacker’s only close person is Swindler, with whom he can be himself.
- Hoodlum is caught stealing and blackmailing, but he accidentally escapes from prison. His appearance speaks for itself. Hoodlum tries to show himself brave, but acts like a real coward. He lies easily and always finds something to say. Greed and the desire to make money easily – everything that moves Hoodlum, for the sake of money, the guy is ready for anything.
- Brawler is one of Akudama’s most wanted criminals. He has incredible physical strength and endurance. Brawler is known for his endless love of fighting, for which he received a prison sentence of 348 years. Strong and furious, the man was never afraid to get involved in a fight with a stronger rival. Although there were frankly few of them.
- Courier is engaged in transportation of goods for money, no questions asked. Among the orders may be prohibited items – bombs, drugs, etc. The guy is laconic, prefers to constantly work and earn money. Always alone and Courier doesn’t seem to need any company.
The plot of the anime “Akudama Drive”: what was and what will be?
Returning home after working shift, the girl decides to have a snack on the street. Accidental acquaintance with a laconic guy on an incredible bike doesn’t do her any good. She just wanted to return the fallen coin to him, which the guy did not take. Then the girl did not yet suspect that the coin, the stranger and the food seller were only the first link in the chain, which would lead her to the very heart of a gang of criminals known as Akudama.
Doctor, Courier, Hoodlum, Hacker, Brawler, Cutthroat are the brightest representatives of Akudama. And if they have a huge number of years behind bars, then what is an ordinary girl doing in this company? The sweet savior of cats, the owner of a quick wit, could not think of anything better than to be called Swindler. Now she is among “friends”. Will she be able to join the team and become one of them, or will she be caught in a lie? And can she live in the world of Akudama’s criminals?
Curious facts about the anime “Akudama Drive”
- At the beginning of the anime, the song “STEAL !!” performed by the pop group SPARK !! SOUND !! SHOW !! from Osaka. The musical group includes 4 guys. Over the three years of its existence, the composition of the group has changed an incredible number of times, the final composition was formed only in 2017.
- The anime ends with the song “Ready” by the Japanese group Urashimasakatasen. It consists of four guys. The name of the group is the 4 names of the soloists combined into one word. In 2019, the anime “Days of Urashimasakatasen” (Urashimasakatasen no Nichijou) was released, where the main characters were the musicians themselves. The anime was an incredible success, because the guys, as musicians, had acquired a crowd of fans by that time.
- It was originally planned to call the anime “Akudama Seven”, because there are seven main characters in the story. As a result, it was decided to name the series “Akudama Drive”.
Release dates for the new anime series “Akudama Drive”
|Premiere of new episodes of the anime “Akudama Drive”|
|Season 2, Episode 1||November 2021|
|Season 2, Episode 2||November 2021|
|Season 2, Episode 3||November 2021|
|Season 2, Episode 4||November 2021|
|Season 2, Episode 5||November 2021|
|Season 2, Episode 6||November 2021|
|Season 2, Episode 7||November 2021|
|Season 2, Episode 8||November 2021|
|Season 2, Episode 9||November 2021|
|Season 2, Episode 10||November 2021|