Netflix started streaming a brand new character video on Sunday for the second anime season based mostly on Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi‘s Ultraman manga. The video reveals that Ayane Sakura will voice the character Maya, a Wadoran alien.

The anime will debut on Netflix worldwide on April 14. The new season’s first episode will get a complicated screening on the “Ultraman World Premiere and Orchestra Concert” occasion on April 10.

Maaya Sakamoto will play Izumi, a journalist and Kotaro Higashi’s love curiosity. Additionally, Junichi Suwabe will voice Alien Pedanto in the anime. NOILION performs the anime’s opening theme track “3.”

(*2*)Netflix describes the anime’s story:

Several years have handed because the occasions of Ultraman, with the legendary “Giant of Light” (光の巨人 Hikari no Kyojin) now a reminiscence, as it’s believed he returned house after combating the numerous big aliens that invaded the Earth. Shin Hayata’s son Shinjiro appears to own a wierd capacity, and it’s this capacity, alongside along with his father’s revelation that he was Ultraman, that leads Shinjiro to battle the brand new aliens invading the Earth as the brand new Ultraman.

The first anime season premiered globally on Netflix in April 2019 and has 13 episodes. The collection then premiered on tv in Japan in April 2020. Kenji Kamiyama (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Eden of the East, Napping Princess) and Shinji Aramaki (Appleseed, Harlock: Space Pirate, Starship Troopers: Traitor of Mars) directed the primary anime season. Production I.G (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Eden of the East, Napping Princess) and Sola Digital Arts (Appleseed Alpha, Starship Troopers: Invasion, Starship Troopers: Traitor of Mars) produced the anime in 3D CG. Nobuko Toda and Kazuma Jinnouchi composed the music.

Kamiyama, Aramaki, Production I.G, and Sola Digital Arts are coming back from the primary season for the second.

Tatsuhisa Suzuki was slated to play the brand new Ultraman character Kōtarō Higashi/Ultraman Taro in the second season, however he provided to step down from the function, because of his current hiatus from “all entertainment industry activities” final 12 months. Tomoaki Maeno will voice the character as an alternative. Suzuki carried out the opening theme songs for the primary season as a member of OLDCODEX.

Sources: Netflix Anime’s YouTube channel