Shaft’s anime adaptation if Chika Umino’s critically acclaimed manga, March Comes in Like a Lion finally ended. However, fret not fans, because Rei is coming back for a second season! According to their official website, March Comes in Like a Lion is returning for a second season in October 2017.
The website didn’t really reveal many details, but be sure that they will reveal more soon. The anime aired its final episode last 18th March, with the second season possibly continuing where it left off.
Chica Umino’s multi-awarded series follows professional Shogi player, Rei Kiriyama, as well as the people around him. It takes a look at how he lives his life, as well as his relationships with others. Not only did the manga series receive an anime adaptation by Shaft, but a live-action film as well.