The second season anime adaptation of Kaiu Shirai and Posuka Demizu's The Promised Neverland manga will premiere on Fuji TV's Noitamina programming block on January 7, 2021. It was revealed on Thursday through "Fuji TV Anime Lineup Press Conference 2020" live stream event. A teaser trailer for the second season was also released through the official Twitter account for anime block Noitama.
The second season was previously scheduled for October 2020 but was delayed due to COVID-19 affecting the production.
The first season of the anime aired from January 11 to March 29, 2019, with 12-episodes. . Aniplex of America streamed the anime on Crunchyroll, Hulu, Funimation, and HIDIVE as it aired. Toonami began airing the anime in April 2019.
Shirai and Demizu launched The Promised Neverland in the 34th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shōnen Jump on August 1, 2016, and ended on June 15, 2020. Viz Media publishes the manga digitally and in print in North America. Shueisha began to Simulpublish the series in English on the website and app Manga Plus in January 2019.
A "Chapter 181.1" bonus chapter titled "Special Side Story: The First Shot" debuted in the 44th issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine on October 5, and Viz Media published the chapter in English. A separate new one-shot chapter of the manga will debut at an exhibition in Tokyo this winter.
A live-action film adaptation of the manga will open on December 18. Amazon is developing a separate, English-language live-action series adaptation of the manga.