The Walt Disney Company revealed today that it will launch Tokyo Revengers Season 2: Christmas Conflict arc exclusively on Disney+ and Disney+ Hotstar. The official Twitter account of Disney+ Japan announced that the anime will stream from January 2023.
— ディズニープラス公式 (@DisneyPlusJP) November 30, 2022
This announcement came through Disney’s Asia-Pacific content presentation held on November 30. Disney discussed expanding its strategic partnership with publisher Kodansha by acquiring exclusive licenses for anime titles starting with Tokyo Revengers.
The official anime website earlier released a trailer and key visual teasing the second season. With the trailer, the anime also announced Tomokazu Sugita (Gintama) and Mikako Komatsu (Jujutsu Kaisen) as part of the cast.
Tokyo Revengers Plot & Summary
The anime is based on Ken Wakui’s manga serialized in the Weekly Shonen Magazine since 2017. It officially came to an end on November 16, 2022, with 278 chapters. Kodansha describes the plot of Tokyo Revengers as:
Watching the news, Takemichi Hanagaki learns that his girlfriend from way back in middle school, Hinata Tachibana, has died. The only girlfriend he ever had was just killed by a villainous group known as the Tokyo Manji Gang. He lives in a crappy apartment with thin walls, and his six-years-younger boss treats him like an idiot. Plus, he’s a complete and total virgin…
At the height of his rock-bottom life, he suddenly time-leaps twelve years back to his middle school days!! To save Hinata, and change the life he spent running away, hopeless part-timer Takemichi must aim for the top of Kanto’s most sinister delinquent gang!!