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Battle Game In 5 Seconds Season 2: Release Date + Plot Revealed [2023]

Battle Game in 5 seconds season 2 had been teased in season one; is it officially renewed?

Getting a survival anime mixed with gaming elements and mental martial arts is extremely rare these days. 

We could argue that the isekai trope has dominated the anime industry in recent years, but once in a while, there’s an anime about survival games that pique the interest. 

In a time when Squid Games became an instant hit on TV, it was about time that anime creators looked on to catch the death game-style content hype.

Battle game in 5 seconds is a survival-action anime based on the writings of Saizō Harawata. The plot follows high schooler Akira Shiroyanagi whose only obsession in life is playing video games and konpeito candy.

Akira was assaulted by a strong mummy while he was crossing the street. The mummy emerged from a nearby car and chased him on the street. Fortunately, Akira is intelligent and skilled in playing games, including strategy games, which enabled him to defeat the attacker. Subsequently, Akira was abducted by a girl named Mion, who has feline-like characteristics.

Akira is brought into a room full of people who had also been abducted to participate in a set of games with progressively deadly stages that put their lives on the line.

To survive in these games, each player is given an ability that remains secret from everyone else. Akira s’ gaming bug takes over as he decides to outsmart everyone and eventually find out the reason behind the sadistic trap.

The battle game in 5 seconds season one had a lukewarm reception, despite which fans are excited about a second season. The final scene of season one teased us with a possible second season but how true is it; let’s find out.

Battle game in 5 Seconds anime is rated 6.7/10 and Ranked #4990 with 153k members on MyAnimeList 


WHAT IS THE battle game in 5 seconds season 2 RELEASE DATE (1)
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The first season of the Battle game in 5 seconds ran from 13th July 2021 to 28th September 2021 for 12 episodes.

As of writing, there is no information provided by the creators or studio on the Battle game in 5 seconds season 2 release date.

Fans should not panic about the show’s renewal status as the final episode’s finale ended with a screen flashing the words “Welcome to 4th Program,” which essentially confirms that the creators will drop a second season.

SynergySP animation studio is currently working on two new projects, which will end in Fall 2022, after which we can expect Battle game in 5 seconds season 2 release date to be mid-2024 with a 12-episode run.


_battle game in 5 seconds manga CATCHUP (2)
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The battle game featured in the 5 Seconds manga series is a collaborative work by Saizō Harawata and Kashiwa Miyako. This series has been serialized on Shogakukan’s MangaONE app and Ura Sunday website since August of 2015.

The manga has been collected into 19 volumes with 185 chapters as of 29th July 2022, and the first volume came out on 26th February 2016.

The first season adapted seven manga volumes that were released before chapter 63. Hence, 12 volumes are still available for the creators as source material, which again confirms the renewal status as well.

As of November 2020, the circulation of the manga had reached the milestone of 2 million copies. It was also nominated for the 67th Shogakukan Manga Award in the shōnen category in 2021, which is a noteworthy recognition in the industry.

Battle game in 5 Seconds manga is rated 7.3/10 and Ranked #4304 with 12,662 members on MyAnimeList 


_ battle game in 5 seconds season 2 PLOT + EXPECTATIONS
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Battle game in 5 seconds season 2 will pick up where the first season ended, i.e., the end of the third program and the start of the fourth in Tokyo.

The second season will bring a sterner test for Akira and the green team. The first significant threat will be team blue, whose leader Omoto wants 200 points for his life. 

She also invites Akira to work together and bring down the host of the deadly game, Mion. The fourth program s’ game will be called 12 Monkeys of the Round Table, wherein participants would be required to track down Mion based on coordinates.

Six teams with eleven participants and watcher would play the game, and only the Six players will be allowed to move on to the next round.

The upcoming season is set to introduce fresh characters, most notably Leonhardt, the fourth watcher, who possesses a unique and undisclosed ability which enables him to eliminate his opponents instantaneously.

Another pivotal participant in the battle game is Boy X, popularly known as “One Coin Bomber.” His ability allows him to convert objects of value into bombs.

The stakes are higher, villains will increase, and as a result, team members’ loyalty would be tested; who comes out on top? We will have to wait for the second season to find out.

Fans will be hoping for Battle game in 5 seconds season 2 to delve into some unexplained mysteries from season one.The biggest mystery that needs uncovering would be which secret program and organization are behind this deadly game and what’s their motive. 

Omoto bears a massive resentment towards Mion as she intends to kill her, but why and also, what is her secret ability? Speaking of secret ability, can we expect Akira s’ ability to get disclosed to more players in the second season? As of now, only Yuri and Ringa know about it.

The green team leader Yūto Shirasagi was injured in the first season; fans can expect him the play a prominent role in bringing down the evil red team.

Whether the show is popular or not, Battle game in 5 seconds does need a second season to go over the unanswered questions and new plot lines.

The first season had many moments teasing the romance of Akira and Yuri, which would be taken into the real world. Can the pair survive the deadly game and develop a relationship remains to be seen?



battle game in 5 seconds CAST, CHARACTER, AND CREW
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“The Battle Game in 5 Seconds” is a television program directed by Meigo Naito and Nobuyoshi Arai, and written by Touko Machida. The series is composed by Ryo Hayakawa, who has worked diligently to ensure that the show is both engaging and entertaining for viewers.

We are proud to present this exciting show to our audience and believe it will be well-received by all who tune in to watch it.

You can find the Battle game in 5 seconds characters and voice cast below:

 Akira ShiroyanagiAyumu Murase
 MionMayumi Shintani
 Yûri AmagakeAimi
 YanAkari Kitō
 Madoka KirisakiKazuya Nakai
 Ringo TataraMiyuri Shimabukuro
 Rin KashiiToa Yukinari
 Oji HoshinoYūichi Iguchi
 Shin KumagiriYūichi Nakamura


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If you liked the first season and want more of the same with increased ante, Battle game in 5 seconds season 2 should be a must-watch.

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