New Tokyo Ghoul Manga and 2nd Season Scheduled for January 2015


In the 46th issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Young Jump magazine, it has been announced that Sui Ishida is launching a new manga series titled Tokyo Ghoul:re along side a second TV anime series which is slated to premiere in January. The official Chinese website for the television anime of Sui Ishida’s Tokyo Ghoul horror manga listed a second season last month.

Tokyo Ghoul Season 2 Scheduled for January 2015 Tokyo Ghoul 2 announcement

Tokyo Ghoul is a manga series by Sui Ishida. It was serialized in Shueisha’s seinen manga magazine Weekly Young Jump between September 2011 and September 2014 and has been collected in thirteen tankōbon volumes as of August 2014. A prequel titled Tokyo Ghoul: JACK is running online on Jump Live and a 12-episode anime television series adaptation by studio Pierrot aired on Tokyo MX between July and September 2014. A second season has been announced.

Tokyo Ghoul synopsis from Haruhichan:

The suspense horror/dark fantasy story is set in Tokyo, which is haunted by mysterious “ghouls” who are devouring humans. People are gripped by the fear of these ghouls whose identities are masked in mystery. An ordinary college student named Kaneki encounters Rize, a girl who is an avid reader like him, at the café he frequents. Little does he realize that his fate will change overnight.

Source: otakomu, ANN