A new commercial has been released for the second cour of Takahiro and Tetsuya Tashiro’s manga Akame ga Kill! Akame ga Kill! will continue to air this fall with a new opening theme titled “Liar Mask” performed by Rika Mayama and ending theme titled “Tsuki Akari” performed by Sora Amamiya.
Akame Ga Kill! 2nd Cour Commericial:
A pair of bonus flash anime shorts have also been put online for a limited time:
Akame ga Kill! is an original manga written by Takahiro and illustrated by Tetsuya Tashiro. The manga is a dark action fantasy that launched in 2010 and is published in Square Enix’s monthly Gangan Joker magazine. To date there are 9 volumes of the manga complied. The manga has sold relatively well, with the eighth volume selling over 37,000 copies in its first week. Additionally, a prequel manga titled Akame ga Kill! Zero started serialization in October last year. It is once again written by Takahiro, but features Kei Toru as the artist.
Akame ga Kill! Synopsis from Haruhichan:
In a fantasy world, fighter Tatsumi sets out for the Capitol to earn money for his starving village, and finds a world of unimaginable corruption, all spreading from the depraved Prime Minister who controls the child Emperor’s ear. After nearly becoming a victim of this corruption himself, Tatsumi is recruited by Night Raid, a group of assassins dedicated to eliminating the corruption plaguing the Capitol by mercilessly killing those responsible.