A new trailer, visual, and cast members revealed
It'll soon be time to transform once again to save the world as the next season of the CG Ultraman anime will premiere on Netflix on April 14, it was announced today. Alongside the news, a new trailer, a new visual, the opening theme artist, and the reveal that Maaya Sakamoto will be joining the cast was revealed.
Maaya Sakamoto, who is best known as the voice of Motoko Kusanagi in Ghost in the Shell: Arise, will be voicing Izumi, the love interest of Kotaro Higashi, also known as Ultraman Taro. Higashi will be voiced by Tomoaki Maeno after Tatsuhisa Suzuki stepped down from the role earlier this year.
Singing the opening theme song "3" will be NOILION, which was previewed in the above trailer.
Ahead of the streaming release of Ultraman season 2, the episode will be pre-screened at an event on April 10, where an orchestra will also play music from the series.
Poster for the event:
Source: Comic Natalie
Daryl Harding is a Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll News. He also runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff called TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts photos of his travels on Instagram.