According to the PV of the new anime trailer Orient: The Battle of Awaji Island, the second Orient Court is scheduled to release on July 11, 2022. The show will air July 11 on TV Tokyo, July 12 on AT-X and BS TV Tokyo on July 14, 2022.
The second Cour of Orient covers the longest story arc of the Orient manga series to date, the Awajishima Battle Arc. This trailer shows fresh footage teasing the Awajishima battle and gives us a glimpse of the OP’s theme song.
The OP theme song for the anime is Break it Down by Sota Hanamura & Lil’Fang. And the ED theme song for the anime is Threads in Different Colors by Gakuto Kajiwara.
Here’s the trailer PV revealed by the production team on Avex Pictures’ Youtube channel:
Cast and staff of Orient: The Battle of Awaji Island.
The anime’s cast members include:
- Yuma Uchida as Musashi
- Souma Saitou as Kojirou Kanemaki
- Rie Takahashi as Tsugumi Hattori
- Hiro Shimono as Shirou Inukai
- Kiyono Yasuno as Michiru Saruwatari
- Satoshi Hino as Naotora Takeda
- Haruki Ishiya as Aoshi Sanada
- Saori Onishi as Shunrai Yamamoto
- Tomoaki Maeno as Tatsuomi Uesugi
- Natsuki Hanae as Naoe Kanetatsu
- Yoshiki Nakajima as Masaki Amakasu
- Kouki Uchiyama as Akihiro Shimazu
- Gakuto Kajiwara as Amako Katsumi
- Yoko Hikasa as Kuroko Usami
Tetsuya Yanagisawa, best known as the director of High School DxD, is directing the anime at Studio ACGT. Mariko Kunisawa, best known for Ascendance of a Bookworm, is scripting the series. Takahiro Kishida is designing the characters.
More about the series
The first Cour of Orient aired for 12 episodes from January to March 2022. You can watch the episodes on Crunchyroll.
The anime is based on the manga series of the same name, written and illustrated by Shinobu Ohtaka. The series was first published in Kodansha’s Weekly Shonen Magazine from May 2018 to January 2021. She was later transferred to Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine in February 2021. Kodansha USA licensed the series for English release in North America.
Orient Thanksgiving 2022 summer event
Orient Thanksgiving 2022 Summer Event will be organized by Avex Pictures on June 19, 2022 at Atsugi City Cultural Hall, Kanagawa, Japan. Many of the speakers will perform at the 2:30pm JST (1:30am EUROPEAN DAYLIGHT SUMMER TIME) event. General ticket: 7,800 yen (including tax). More information about the event can be found here.
For more information about the series, visit Orient’s official anime website.