The world has come to a standstill and hence the need for entertainment has opened new horizons for Anime and other unchartered territories. The world of Anime brings new entertainment to the table every time like Land of lustrous Season 2.
The extremely immersive storyline and beautiful faces of Anime have time and again managed to captivate the audience. There are several anime, an original Japanese production of animated series that have surfaced and gain immense popularity, crossing the boundaries of Japan.
As several people are still new to the world of Anime, several people are already big fans of it who are waiting for the release of some of the best anime ever emerged.
One such great anime series is The Land of the Lustrous, which is also called Houseki No Kuni, also its original name.
About Land of Lustrous Season 2
Before talking about Land of Lustrous Season 2, let’s know in more depth about the Land of Lustrous as a series.
The fantasy-fiction drama is based on an equally famous manga created by Haruko Ichikawa, which shares the same name with the Anime. Land of the Lustrous aired during 2017’s fall season, from October 7 and December 23, 2017, comprising of 12 great episodes.
This series is well-received for its anime, also enjoys the fame of its manga. The revolutionary Orange animation company which is known for doing great work through its 3D computer graphics has produced the series. a very talented set of minds are working to make this Anime the way it is.
Scripts for the series are handled by Toshiya Ono. The noteworthy Concept art is being done by Yoichi Nishikawa. The creation of characters is done by Asako Nishida. The script developer for the series is Toshiya Ono.
The Plot of Land of lustrous Season 2
The premise of Land of Lustrous is pretty lustrous literally. The series has a very impressive storyline that gives the viewers a flavor of drama, fantasy, action, and lots of adventure to hook on to.
The anime’s story is about a new mode of life in the remote future, with human representations of Jewels, often appearing crystalline have appeared. These 28 jeweled creatures have to protect themselves from the residents of the Moon, often known as Lunarians who are attempting to break them so that they can be converted into
decorations or ornaments. Except for the brittle and delicate Phos (Phosphophyllite), all these 28 Gems were assigned some or the other duty related to the war.
Since Phos was so eager but couldn’t be sent to war, the Jewelry Director Congo offered him the responsibility of compiling a natural history encyclopedia.
Phos did not love the job, but he did meet Cinnabar, a brilliant gem who has been assigned to guard the lonely island at night which practically translated as suffering isolation due to the corrosive poison their bodies produce.
Watching an unhappy Cinnabar triggers the will in Phos to look for a role that can suit both the banished gems. The story is all about Phos’s fight to be a part of the war and his struggle to protect his race in any way possible.
What about the Land of lustrous Season 2 release?
The first season was a pretty gripping one and there were several cliffhangers. Many questions needed to be answered and as a result, a new season is highly anticipated in the form of Land of lustrous Season 2.
As of now, studio Orange has yet to renew the anime for a second season. The better news is that no matter how much time passes, the Anime may present all the answers with a new season.
We can claim this confidently enough unless some unforeseen situation arises because the first season covered the first 5 volumes of its original manga out of the total of 11.
Now, we know that 6 more volumes are still left and one can make out enough content for the second season of the fabulous anime.
The scenario is pretty common in anime. Due to the absence of an official announcement, for the time being, we can only speculate about the release date of the next season.
Critical Acclaim for Land of Lustrous Season
Land of Lustrous Season got on well with the critics, many of them calling it one of the best seasons and a watershed moment for Computer Graphics anime, proving to naysayers that an action series could be perfectly achieved beyond a 2D production.
According to the critics, the script was phenomenal, as the characters and their world have high likability and intrigue. The series was nominated for numerous awards and it also won quite a lot of them, which includes an award on aesthetics.
Since anime is mostly produced in Japan, it’s telecasted over there only. The anime had a spectacular opening first season, which the Sentai Filmworks licensed for the telecast in Japan. In Japan, BS11, AT-X, Tokyo MX, and MBS broadcasted the anime initially.
The series would be soon available in DVD and Blu-ray format across Japan.
Well, it would have been very unfair to limit the amazing series to just one country. So, on its release on Amazon Prime Video, it was finally exposed to audiences from across the world.
No matter how much we have to wait, the fans are never gonna give up this series. Accredited as one of the most visually appealing series with a one-of-a-kind treatment, Land of Lustrous is just worth the wait for a season 2.
And hey anime fanatics, aren’t we the most patient species to exist. Remember, good things come to those who wait.
So tell us in the comments what do you think about the upcoming season.