A brand new promotional video has been released for the upcoming second season of Sankaku Head’s Himouto! Umaru-chan manga. The new video features Umaru’s blue haired rival, Sylphinford.
The second season of the Himouto! Umaru-chan anime, Himouto! Umaru-chan R, is in production for an October 2017 premiere, this Fall/Autumn 2017 anime season.
Here is the Umaru PV:
Season 2 of Himouto! Umaru-chan will start airing this October during the Fall/Autumn 2017 anime season. The first season aired in July 2015, during the Summer 2015 anime season, for a total of 12 episodes.
The main cast of the first season includes:
- Miyu Tomita (Gabriel Tenma White from Gabriel DropOut) stars as Umaru Doma
- Kenji Nojima (Nobuchika Ginoza in Psycho-Pass) will voice Taihei Doma
- Akari Kageyama (Aine Chidorigafuchi from Masou Gakuen HxH) as Nana Ebina
- Haruka Shiraishi (Ronja in Sanzoku no Musume Ronja) voices Kirie Motoba
- Yurina Furukawa (Debut Role) is voicing Sylphynford Tachibana
- Hiroki Yasumoto (Agil in Sword Art Online) as Takeshi Motoba
- Tetsuya Kakihara (Simon from Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann) voicing the role of Alex Tachibana
- Ami Koshimizu (Ryuuko Matoi in Kill la Kill) voices Kanau
The anime’s production staff consists of:
- Director: Masahiko Ohta (Yuru Yuri, Mitsudomoe)
- Series Composer: Takashi Aoshima (Yuru Yuri, Mitsudomoe)
- Anime Character Designer and Chief Animation Director: Aya Takano (Shirokuma Café, Love Lab)
- Art Director: Yuki Ikenoue (Outbreak Company, Donten ni Warau)
- Music Composer: Yasuhiro Misawa (Kokoro Connect, Yuru Yuri)
- Sound Director: Yasunori Ebina (Naruto, Toaru Majutsu no Index)
- Animation Studio: Doga Kobo (Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun, Yuru Yuri)
Here is the series synopsis from MAL:
My little sister Umaru (16) is a renowned beautiful girl in the town. A perfect sister with a kind heart, high scores and popularity, who everybody admires… or at least that’s what people believe, but once she walks in her room, she becomes…