There’s good news for fans of one of Netflix’s weirdest anime. Namely, this streaming giant has confirmed The Way of the Househusband Season 2 Release Date, and we will see the new season at the beginning of next year.
The Way of the Househusband consists of two parts of 5 episodes each. With its unusual plot and protagonist, it immediately won the hearts of the audience. So it’s no surprise that it was renewed for a second season so quickly.
The Way of the Househusband Season 2 Release Date and Trailer
Netflix TUDUM announced the new season and revealed the release time. On their official Twitter account, Netflix has confirmed that the new season will appear on the platform already in January 2023. The exact date of the premiere is still unknown. As for the trailer, it’s not out yet.
The Way of the Househusband Season 2 Staff and Cast
As far as animation production is concerned, J.C. Staff will once again be in charge of this anime. Chiaki Kon will return as director, and Susumu Yamakawa will do the series composition. The rest of the staff will include Yurina Yagi as director of photography, Akito Fujiwara (key animation), and Yurina Yagi will be in charge of photography.
Most of the cast members are returning. Kenjirou Tsuda will reprise his role as Tatsu. Shizuka Ito will once again voice Miku. Atsuko Tanaka will be Hibari Torii, Kazuyuki Okitsu as Masa, and of course, Ichimichi Mao will be Gin.
About “The Way of the Househusband”
Tatsu, also known as “the Immortal Dragon”, is the former yakuza leader. This terrifying criminal gave up his life to become nothing more than a househusband whose goal is to support his wife Miku, who is a kyariaūman. The story is episodic with lots of fun characters and comical situations caused by Tatsu’s past.
Kousuke Oono is the author of the manga The Way of the Househusband. It first appeared in Shinchosha’s online magazine Kurage Bunch. It was originally a 5-chapter limited series that aired from February 23 to March 23, 2018.
Over time, the series became so popular that it became a serialized ongoing series that began airing on May 18, 2018. Viz Media announced that they got the right to translate the manga into English in February 2019. The first chapter was released in September of that year.
On July 8, 2020, Nippo TV announced that The Way of the Househusband will get a live-action drama adaptation. This 10-episode drama premiered in October 2020. There is also a live-action film based on this manga.
At the Netflix Anime Festival on October 26, 2020, an anime adaptation of this manga was announced. The first part of 5 episodes was released on April 8, 2021, and the second part which also has 5 episodes, was released on October 7, 2021.
This series won several awards. These include Best Overall Series (2018), Best Comedy Series (2018), and Best Comedy Publication (2020).
Currently, The Way of the Househusband manga has 10 volumes.
In the anime, they don’t have children. However, the original character of the daughter named Himawari was introduced in the live-action.