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Attack on Titan

Protect the walls: Attack on Titan Season 2 launches next Spring

6:00 PM on 07.03.2016 // Salvador G Rodiles

It's time to grab our 3D maneuver gear

If you've been waiting patiently for the next season of Attack on Titan, then you'll be glad to hear that the show's team has confirmed that its sequel will premiere in Spring 2017.

The anime's staff made this announcement at an Attack Festival Reading and Live event that happened today. In light of this new, Attack on Titan's official Japanese Twitter page added an image for the new season that features the main cast facing off against the Colossal and the Armored Titans. That being said, this is definitely a sign that we'll get to see the events that lead to the group learning about the identity of these two foes finally animated.

Since I had fun with the anime's first season, I'm stoked over the fact that I'll get to see what happens after the Female Titan Arc next year. As we wait for this day to arrive, you can check out the staff listing for the show below.

To those who keep up with Attack on Titan, are you all excited about the show's second season premiering next Spring?

[Staff and cast list via ANN]

Attack on Titan Season 2's Staff and Returning Cast

  • Chief Director: Tetsuro Araki (Attack on Titan Season 1 and Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress' Director)
  • Director: Masashi Koizuka (Attack on Titan Season 1's Assistant Director, Eureka Seven the Movie's Animation Director)
  • Series Composition: Yasuko Kobayashi (Garo: The Carved Seal of Flames and Kamen Rider OOO's Writer)
  • Character Design: Kyoji Asano (Dead Leaves' Key Animation, Attack on Titan's Character Designs)
  • Chief Animation Directors: Kyoji Asano, Satoshi Kadowaki (Black Rock Shooter OVA's Key Animation, Kannagi: Crazy Shrine Maidens' Chief Animation Director), Ayumi Yamada (Hal's Key Animation, Sword of the Stranger's In-Between Animation)
  • Animation Production: Wit Studio (Attack on Titan and Hozuki's Coolheadedness' Animation Production)
  • Assistant Director: Hiroyuki Tanaka (Final Fantasy: Legend of the Crystal and Empire of Corpses' Animation Director
  • Action Animation Director: Yasayuki Ebara (Armitage: Dual-Matrix's In-Between Animation, Attack on Titan Season 1's Action Animation Director), Arifumi Imai (Attack on Titan Season 1's Action Animation Director, A Letter to Momo's Key Animation), Takuma Ebisu (Guilty Crown and Robotic;Notes' Mechanical Design)
  • Art Setting: Yuuho Taniuchi (Attack on Titan Season 1's Art Setting, Non Non Byori's Art Design)
  • Titan Setting: Takaaki Chiba (Attack on Titan Season 1's Titan Setting, Ah! My Goddess: The Movie's In-Between Animation)
  • Prop Design: Takuma Ebisu
  • Color Key: Ken Hashimoto (Attack on Titan Season 1's Color Design, Monster's Color Key)
  • Art Director: Shunichiro Yoshihara (Attack on Titan Season 1 and Bakuon!'s Art Director)
  • 3DCG Director: Shigenori Hirozumi (Death Parade's CGI Director, 009: Re: Cyborg's CG Animation Assistant)
  • 3DCG Producer: Shuhei Yabuta (Attack on Titan Season 1's 3D Director, Hunter x Hunter: Phantom Rouge's 3D Animation)
  • Director of Photography: Kazuhiro Yamada (Attack on Titan Season 1 and Ben-To's Director of Photography)
  • Editing: Aya Hida (Attack on Titan Season 1 and Diebuster's Editing)
  • Sound Director: Masafumi Mima (Attack on Titan Season 1's Sound Director, Tetris with Cardcaptor Sakura's Audio Director)
  • Music: Hiroyuki Sawano (Attack on Titan Season 1 and Xenoblade Chronicles X's Music)
  • Sound Effects: Shizuo Kurahashi (Attack on Titan Season 1 and Xenosaga Episode III: Also Sprach Zarathustra's Sound Effects)
  • Sound Production: Techno Sound (Attack on Titan Season 1 and Macross Delta's Sound Production)
  • Eren: Yuuki Kaji
  • Mikasa: Yui Ishikawa
  • Armin: Marina Inoue
  • Jean: Kisho Taniyama
  • Annie: Yu Shimamura
  • Sasha: Yu Kobayashi
  • Christa: Shiori Mikami
  • Conny: Hiro Shimono
  • Reiner: Yoshimasa Hosoya
  • Bertholt: Tomohisa Hashizume
  • Ymir: Saki Fujita
  • Levi: Hiroshi Kamiya
  • Erwin: Daisuke Ono
  • Hanji: Romi Park
  • Hannes: Keiji Fujiwara
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