Animation studio Madhouse (Death Note, Wolf Children) and director Shingo Natsume won’t return to direct the second season of One-Punch Man.
As reported by Comic Natalie, the official website for the anime adaptation of ONE’s hit webcomic announced that Chikara Sakurai will direct and J.C. Staff (Food Wars, Toradora) will animate Season 2.
The main cast of Season 1 will reprise their roles for One-Punch Man’s second season. Additionally, Yoshikazu Iwanami is stepping in to replace Shoji Hata as sound director, while Makoto Miyazaki is returning to compose the music and Chikashi Kubota will return to handle character design.
Season 2 of One-Punch Man went into production earlier this year.