Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 – Image: Netflix

The upcoming controversial anime collection Ghost in the Shell has already been renewed for a second season. It’ll proceed the story of season 1 which is due out at the finish of April 2020 and as soon as once more include 12 episodes.

As you will have heard, Netflix is rebooting the basic collection referred to as Ghost in the Shell which initially launched to vital acclaim again in the 90s. The franchise has seen a live-action film (that was additionally controversial at the time) and now a SAC_2045 collection completely releasing on Netflix.

Right here’s what you may anticipate from season 1:

“Ghost in the Shell”, a landmark in near-future science fiction, brings collectively Kenji Kamiyama and Shinji Aramaki as they current their imaginative and prescient of the 12 months 2045 in Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045. Led by full-body cyborg Motoko Kusanagi, Public Safety Part 9 as soon as once more will get able to face off in opposition to cybercrime.”

As we talked about, the Netflix collection has seen loads of controversy to date. It’s primarily on account of the use of 3D graphics for the collection which has been criticized for being kiddy and never reflective of the originals extra gritty really feel.

The primary season, set to include 12 episodes is due out on Netflix on April 23rd, 2020.

Immediately, nonetheless, Manufacturing I.G. has now formally confirmed {that a} second season is already on the go and possibly due for launch later in 2020 if not, 2021.

When the present was first introduced, an interview revealed the collection would have two seasons however that hasn’t been formally confirmed till now.

Past the truth season 2 is ready to be 12 episodes lengthy and probably wrap up the story, we additionally discovered that Shinji Aramaki is ready to direct the additional episodes. He’s most identified for his work on the collection, Appleseed.

Along with the announcement of an extra 12 episodes, Netflix’s Japanese YouTube channel has additionally launched a model new clip of the upcoming first season.

With because of Anime Information Community for the heads-up.

If you wish to see any of the different anime titles developing on Netflix in 2020, you may see an up to date preview proper right here.