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Bastard!! –Heavy Metal, Dark Fantasy- Requiem of Hell Arc is the second installment to the classic anime. The show is scheduled to release on the 31st of July 2023 on Netflix. All 15 episodes of ONA will be released on the same date. The makers have revealed a new trailer just ahead of the anime’s release and a new key visual to hype up viewers’ curiosity.

The upcoming season will focus on Kall-Su, one of the Four Divine Kings, who is ruling as the High King. In order to captivate Princess Sheila, who holds possession of Anthrasax, the God of Destruction. He has built an army of 12 sorcerer shoguns to catch her.

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Adapted from the Japanese manga series written by Kazushi Hagiwara, the series revolves around a dark fantasy theme. The manga was published in 1988 in Weekly Shonen Jump and has 27 volumes to date.

The first season of the anime was released last year in June with two parts: the first 13 episodes were released on the 30th of June and the remaining on the 15th of September. To the fan’s surprise, the existing staff will be returning to the second installment’s work. The upcoming season will be directed by Takaharu Ozaki at LIDENFILMS Studious. The character design will be done by Sayaka Ono while the music is composed by Yasuharu Takanashi.

Netflix describes the plot of Bastard!! –Heavy Metal, Dark Fantasy- Requiem of Hell Arc as-

“Another of the Four Divine Kings, the formidable Kall-Su, reigns as High King. He has raised a large army led by the 12 Sorcerer Shoguns and searches for Princess Sheila, who holds the final key to resurrecting Anthrasax. The survivors of the Kingdom of A-Ian-Maide band together around the samurai and form a resistance, clashing with the Sorcerer Shoguns across the land. Among the samurai corps is someone who survived the great war two years prior: Tia Noto Yoko…”