The official website for Kakegurui××, the second anime season based on Homura Kawamoto and Tōru Naomura‘s Kakegurui manga, revealed the show’s new key visual on Thursday. The visual previews the anime’s “The Tower of Doors” arc.
Avex is also streaming a lyric video for D-selections’ ending theme song “AlegriA.”
The anime will feature a returning cast and 11 new cast members. JUNNA will perform the opening theme song “Kono Yubi Tomare.”
The anime will premiere on MBS on January 8 at 26:30 (effectively January 9), and will also premiere on TV Aichi on January 9; on Tokyo MX, RKB Mainichi Broadcasting, and BS NTV on January 13; and will begin streaming on Netflix in Japan on January 10.
Kiyoshi Matsuda (Kuma Miko: Girl Meets Bear, Rozen Maiden) is joining Yuichiro Hayashi as director for the new season. Yasuko Kobayashi and Manabu Akita are returning as writer and character designer, respectively. MAPPA is again handling the animation.
The first season premiered on television and Netflix in Japan in July 2017. The series premiered outside of Japan on Netflix in February.
Sources: Kakegurui anime’s website, Comic Natalie