The BEASTARS anime series will continue beyond its second season, with animation studio Orange announcing a new arc for the adaptation on its English and Japanese Twitter pages. An artwork by Paru Itagaki, the author of the original manga, was shared alongside the announcement.
“Thanks to everyone who supports our show. Orange will continue to animate the show!” said the tweet.
BEASTARS Season 2 released globally on July 15 on Netflix, after initially airing in Japan from January to March. The anime’s first season premiered in October 2019 in Japan and released globally in early 2020.
Both seasons were directed by Shinichi Matsumi, with Nanami Higuchi as series composer, Nao Ōtsu as character designer, Eiji Inumoto as chief CG director, Satoshi Hashimoto as color designer, Kōshō Shiori and Chae Baek Ryun as photography directors, and Satoru Kōsaki as music composer.
Netflix describes the show as:
In a world where beasts of all kinds coexist, a gentle wolf awakens to his own predatory urges as his school deals with a murder within its midst
The BEASTARS manga series began in 2016 and ended in 2020 with 22 volumes.