During the Rurouni Kenshin event at Jump Festa 2024, the official series accounts revealed a second season for the series subtitled “Kyoto Disturbance”. Character visuals has been revealed! The anime is scheduled for April 2024!
Makoto Shishio will be voiced by Makoto Furukawa
Sojiro Seta will be voiced by Daiki Yamashita
Director: Hideyo Yamamoto
Series composer and scriptwriter: Hideyuki Kurata
Series composer and script assistant: Kaoru Kurosaki
Character designer: Terumi Nishii
Character designer: Youko Uchida
Music composer: Yuu Takami
Animation production: LIDENFILMS
The first season of Rurouni Kenshin premiered in July and ran for two consecutive cours and will stream on Crunchyroll. Viz Media describes the Rurouni Kenshin manga as:
One hundred and forty years ago in Kyoto, with he coming of the American “Black Ships,” there arose a warrior who, felling men with his bloodstained blade, gained the name Hitokiri, manslayer! His killer blade helped close the turbulent Bakumatsu era and slashed open the progressive age known as Meiji. Then he vanished, and with the flow of years, became legend.