A Slice-of-life anime like Hyouka is a good choice to pop in to release one’s stress. With a simple storyline and characters, one can relate to, it has enough to offer, especially during the pandemic. Hyouka is based on a Japanese mystery novel that came out in 2001, written by Honobu Yonezawa. The 22 episodes long anime series was produced by Kyoto Animation, and it premiered in 2012. Fans are eagerly waiting to see if Oreki and Chitanda end up in a relationship or not. That definitely demands a Hyouka Season 2.
About Hyouka Season 2
It has almost been a decade since we heard anything about a second season. Is it finally happening in 2021? Let’s gather all that we know till now.
The Official Announcement
As loved as this series was, there is still no official announcement of Season 2. Despite receiving high ratings and sales, nothing much can be said about its future. Mari Asato also directed a live-action movie titled “Hyouka: Forbidden Secrets” which was released in 2017. However, as far as the anime is concerned, not enough content is available for further adaptation. So the Officials haven’t confirmed anything whatsoever about the new Season. We know you are eager to know everything about it but we will inform you as soon as something about Hyouka Season 2 comes up.
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Hyouka Season 2 Release Date
The finale of the first season resulted in mixed responses from the fans of the show. While some belief the ending to be appropriate and conclusive, others are still looking forward to Season 2.
Unfortunately, it seems very unlikely that the anime will be coming back soon. The author of the novels is still stuck at the 7th volume. Although he had claimed to be working on it, it still stands unfinished which has endangered the future of its adaptations. But you don’t lose hope, after this pandemic is over, the officials will think and reconsider the thought of a new Season. I am sure that you won’t miss your favorite characters.
Let’s have a quick recap of season 1 before Hyouka Season 2 releases anime introduces us to an introverted student named Hotaro Oreki. Unlike other students who are excited to joins clubs and extracurricular activities, Hotaru likes to keep to himself.
However, his peace is disrupted when he is asked to join Kamiyama High School’s Classic Literature Club by his sister as a means to save the club. The club brings him into contact with other members like Eru Chitanda, Satoshi Fukube, and Mayaka Ibara. Together, they embark on an adventure of solving mysteries to keep the club alive.
Here’s a look into Hyouka Season 1 if you’re not already familiar with the show. Yes once the new Season comes up get ready to binge-watch it!
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