The official web site for the Pop Team Epic tv anime sequence started streaming a brand new teaser video for the anime’s second season on Saturday. The teaser reveals the anime’s October premiere date, and likewise reveals the return of Shōta Aoi, the voice actor who made a memorable look within the finale of the primary sequence as a time traveler (specified within the present to really be Shōta Aoi).
Crunchyroll describes the sequence:
Crude, impolite, and slightly…cute? Get prepared for the larger-than-life angle of Popuko and Pipimi, the small and tall stars of Pop Team Epic! Based off the weird four-panel webcomic by Bukubu Ōkawa comes a comedy that’ll throw you off with its out-there jokes and intense absurdity. You suppose you are prepared for these women? Think once more, F#%**er!
The unique broadcast of the primary sequence featured Masashi Ebara and Houchu Ohtsuka as Popuko and Pipimi within the first episode’s first half, and Yuji Mitsuya and Noriko Hidaka as Popuko and Pipimi within the second half.
The first tv anime sequence premiered in January 2018. HIDIVE, Funimation, Crunchyroll, AsianCrush, and Amazon Prime Video all streamed the anime because it aired in Japan. Adult Swim‘s Toonami block started airing the sequence in June 2018. Funimation launched the anime on Blu-ray Disc in North America in October 2018. Netflix started streaming the anime within the United States in February 2020, however initially with solely half of every episode accessible. Netflix has since reuploaded the total variations of every episode.
The unique anime’s full episodes are every 23 minutes lengthy. Each episode has two major components with a lot of the identical content material. The two components have totally different voice actors, in addition to some totally different content material akin to altered jokes.
The anime adapts a surreal four-panel manga by Bkub Okawa that facilities round two 14-year-old women, the brief Popuko and the tall Pipimi.
Sources: Pop Team Epic anime’s web site, Anime! Anime!