In the anime-focused TUDUM: A Netflix Global Fan Event pre-show, a new poster, and details for Ultraman’s second season were unveiled.
Ultraman’s second season will arrive on Netflix in 2022, this new teaser art shows off Ultraman joined by Zoffy, Jack, Taro, Seven, and Ace and teases that the “Ultra 6 Brothers finally reunite.”
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Shinjiro Hayata/Ultraman’s voice actor Ryohei Kimura was the one doing this Ultraman segment of TUDUM’s pre-show, and he gave fans a few more features as to what will come in season 2.
“Shinjiro Hayata, the son of Hayata Shin, who was once Ultraman, is the new protagonist,” Kimura said. “After Ultraman leaves Earth, Shinjiro battles to become a hero for a new generation. A normal teenage hero in a metallic powered suit. Featuring his friends like Seven and Ace, you can have fun with the action scenes against enemies such as Ace Killer or Adad.
“In Season 2, Zoffy, Jack, and Taro join Ultraman, Seven, and Ace. The Ultra 6 Brothers finally reunite. The action and story are powered up in Season 2. Don’t miss it!”
Netflix also revealed a bit more about season 2’s plot in the following summary;
“Several years have passed since the events of Ultraman, with the legendary “Giant of Light” (光の巨人 Hikari no Kyojin) now a memory, as it is believed he returned home after fighting the many giant aliens that invaded the Earth,” Netflix’s press release reads. “Shin Hayata’s son Shinjiro seems to possess a strange ability, and it is this ability, along with his father’s revelation that he was Ultraman, that leads Shinjiro to battle the new aliens invading the Earth as the new Ultraman.”