Made in Abyss: The Golden City of the Hot Sun(aka Season 2) has revealed preview images and a synopsis for the upcoming episode 9, which will air on Wednesday, August 31. The new episode is titled “The return” and will focus on Faputa. The second season of the anime will end on September 28 with a double final episode.
The plot of the episode is described as follows:
To get Nanachi back from Belaf, Reg tells Fapita that he wants a piece of her. Faputa does not hesitate to tear off part of her own body and offer it to him on the condition that he fulfills a “certain promise”. Despite Reg’s concern, the “immortal” Faputa seems unconcerned, but the smell of blood drives the beasts mad. Reg rushes to bring the body parts back to the village, but can’t decide whether or not to keep his ‘promise’ to Faputa…
The episode’s staff includes:
- Screenplay: Hideyuki Kurata
- Storyboard: Masayuki Kojima
- Episode Director: Hitoshi Haga
- Animation directors: Yukie Suzuki, Lee Minjae, Im Sunhee, KimEunha, Baek Jiwon, Yu Minzi
Kinema Citrus animated the sequel to the anime adaptation of Akihito Tsukushi’s manga. Theme songs for the season include “Katachi” by Azuna Ruko (opening) and “An endless hug” by Myth & Roid (end).HIDINGstreams the entire anime series and describes the plot of the second season as:
There is no turning back for Rico, Reg and Nanachi, and the only way forward is to the bottom of the Abyss. However, the three friends are not the first to enter the unknown. What happened to all the other explorers who braved the Abyss?
©Akihito Tsukushi, Takeshobo/Made in Abyss Golden City of the Hot Sun Production Committee