Netflix unveiled a brand new trailer for the second season of the Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 anime throughout its AnimeJapan 2022 stage occasion on Sunday. The trailer reveals and previews the anime’s insert tune “Don’t Break Me Down” by Scott Matthew, and in addition reveals the anime’s May 23 worldwide debut date on Netflix. Netflix additionally unveiled a brand new visible.

Kenji Kamiyama and Shinji Aramaki are once more directing the mission at Production I.G and Sola Digital Arts. Russian illustrator Ilya Kuvshinov (The Wonderland) is returning as the character designer. Nobuko Toda (Sweetness & Lightning, The case information of Jeweler Richard) and Kazuma Jinnouchi Busou Shinki: Moon Angel) are composing the music. Toda is greatest recognized for composing the music of the Metal Gear Solid collection alongside Harry Gregson-Williams, and Toda and Jinnouchi collaborated on the Ultraman anime. The pair additionally composed the soundtracks for the Halo 4 and Halo 5 video games.

Masamune Shirow is as soon as once more credited as the authentic creator of the Ghost in the Shell manga, and the returning scriptwriters are Kamiyama (Eden of the East, Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex), Ryou Higaki (The Eccentric Family, Moribito – Guardian of the Spirit), Kurasumi Sunayama (Yowamushi Pedal, Gurren Lagann), Harumi Doki (Ultraman, Cyborg 009 Call of Justice), Dai Sato (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Samurai Champloo, Eureka Seven), and Daisuke Daitō.

Daiki Tsuneta‘s Millennium Parade mission is performing each the opening theme tune “Secret Ceremony” and the ending theme tune (*23*) Tsuneta’s inventive label PERIMETRON can be producing the opening sequence, and Millennium Parade members Shū Sasaki and Yūhei Kanbe are directing the opening sequence. Flying Dog is producing the music, and Sony Music Labels is collaborating on the theme songs.

The returning solid members embody:

  • Atsuko Tanaka as Motoko Kusanagi
  • Akio Ohtsuka as Batou
  • Kōichi Yamadera as Togusa
  • Yutaka Nakano as Ishikawa
  • Toru Ohkawa as Saito
  • Takashi Onozuka as Pazu
  • Tarô Yamaguchi as Borma
  • Sakiko Tamagawa as Tachikoma
  • Megumi Han as Purin Ezaki
  • Kenjiro Tsuda as Standard
  • Kaiji Soze as John Smith
  • Megumi Hayashibara as Takashi Shimamura
  • Shigeo Kiyama as Kurisu Ōtomo Teito

The first season debuted on Netflix worldwide in April 2020 with 12 episodes. Production I.G. USA president Maki Terashima-Furuta beforehand acknowledged throughout an interview that the anime would have two 12-episode seasons, with Kenji Kamiyama (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex) directing one among the seasons, and Shinji Aramaki (Appleseed) directing the different. Kōkaku Kidōtai SAC_2045 Jizoku Kanō Sensō (Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 – Sustainable Warfare), the compilation movie of the first season, opened in Japan on November 12 for a restricted two-week screening run in 20 theaters.

Sources: Netflix‘s AJ 2022 stage occasion and anime YouTube channel, Comic Natalie