The anime series “Hypnosis Mic: Division Rap Battle-Rhyme Anima” is back with a new season, and fans are thrilled. This show features rap battles between iconic groups, and fans have eagerly awaited more epic battles between the characters.
The series is directed by Katsumi Ono and written by Shin Yoshida, and it has gained popularity for its unique concept of resolving conflicts and wars through rap battles. In the first season, the plot introduced a surprising twist.
In this world, women from the Chuo ward have taken control of politics and seem to be in charge. They have banned war machines and weapons to prevent future wars. However, men have come up with a different way to wage wars.
They use Hypnosis Mics, which allow them to engage in rap battles where they diss each other without holding back. These battles have a special effect on their opponent’s sympathetic nerves, causing them to lose control over their thoughts and hypnotize them. It’s a unique and intriguing concept that adds depth to the story.
Hypnosis Mic: Division Rap Battle-Rhyme Anima Season 2 Plot
The second season of Hypnosis Mic: Division Rap Battle-Rhyme Anima picks up right after the conclusion of the second Division Rap Battle. The six divisions are now competing in the final tournament.
In the second round, Buster Bros!!! And MATENRO faces off, but other plans are also at play. The Party of Words, consisting of Dotsuitare Hompo and Bad Ass Temple, has its agenda.
The final round features a showdown between MAD TRIGGER CREW and MATENRO, with MATENRO emerging as the winner. However, the Party of Words throws a challenge to all six divisions.
Now, the six divisions must overcome this ultimate challenge to survive. But they soon realize that the Party of Words is not their only adversary. A new threat has emerged, and it’s up to the men of Hypnosis Mic to protect their divisions and the future of Japan.
In addition to the main story, the second season also delves deeper into the backstories of certain characters, such as Ichiro Yamada from Buster Bros!!!, Samatoki Aohitsugi from MAD TRIGGER CREW, Jyushimatsu Aohitsugi, and MAD TRIGGER CREW.
The season introduces new characters, including Hifumi Izanami from Dotsuitare Hompo and Doppo Kannonzaka from Bad Ass Temple.
Hypnosis Mic: Division Rap Battle-Rhyme Anima Season 2 Episodes Release Dates
The first episode of the second season of the anime series is set to premiere on Saturday, October 7, 2023. Each episode will last approximately twenty-five minutes, and new episodes will be released every Saturday until the season finale.
Here are the expected release dates for the upcoming episodes, so be sure to mark your calendars accordingly:
Here’s the release schedule converted into a table:
Here’s the release schedule converted into a table:
|Episode||Release Date (JST)|
|1||October 7, 2023|
|2||October 13, 2023|
|3||October 20, 2023|
|4||October 27, 2023|
|5||November 3, 2023|
|6||November 10, 2023|
|7||November 17, 2023|
|8||November 24, 2023|
|9||December 1, 2023|
|10||December 8, 2023|
|11||December 15, 2023|
|12||December 22, 2023|
HYPNOSISMIC -Division Rap Battle- Rhyme Anima Season 2 Staff and Cast
A-1 Pictures will be responsible for making HYPNOSISMIC -Division Rap Battle- Rhyme Anima Season 2. They’ve worked on popular shows like Sword Art Online and The Seven Deadly Sins before. Katsumi Ono will be the director of this new season, and Yuki Kuroiwa will handle the animation.
Now, let’s talk about the cast. There will be some new members joining the team, along with the returning voice actors:
- Subaru Kimura will voice Ichiro Yamaha.
- Jiro Yamada’s voice will be provided by Haruki Ishiya.
- Saburo Yamada will have the voice of Kohei Amasaki.
- Samatoki Aohitsugi will be voiced by Shintaro Asanuma.
- Jyuto Iruma’s voice actor is Wataru Komada.
- Rio Mason Busujima’s voice will be Shinichiro Kamio.
- Ramuda Amemura will be voiced by Yusuke Shirai.
- Gentaro Yumeno’s voice actor is Soma Saito.
- Dice Arisugawa will have the voice of Yukihiro Nozuyama.
- Jakurai Jinguji’s voice will be provided by Sho Hayami.
- Hifumi Izanami will be voiced by Ryuichi Kijima.
- Doppo Kannonzaka’s voice actor is Kent Ito.
- Nurude Sasara will have the voice of Ryota Iwasaki.
- Rosho Tsutsujimori’s voice will be Kengo Kawanishi.
- Rei Amayado will be voiced by Takaya Kuroda.
- Kuko Harai’s voice actor is Shouta Hayama.
- Yushi Aimono will have the voice of Yuki Sakakihara.
- Hitoya Amaguni’s voice will be provided by Eiji Takeuchi.
Voice Actors by Divisions
- Subaru Kimura as Ichiro Yamada
- Haruki Ishiya as Jiro Yamada
- Kohei Amasaki as Saburo Yamada
Mad Trigger Crew
- Shintaro Asanuma as Samatoki Aohitsugi
- Wataru Komada as Jyuto Iruma
- Shin’ichiro Kamio as Rio Mason Busujima
- Yusuke Shirai as Ramuda Amemura
- Soma Saito as Gentaro Yumeno
- Yukihiro Nozuyama as Dice Arisugawa
- Sho Hayami as Jakurai Jinguji
- Ryuichi Kijima as Hifumi Izanami
- Kent Ito as Doppo Kannonzaka
- Ryota Iwasaki as Nurude Sasara
- Kengo Kawanishi as Rosho Tsutsujimori
- Takaya Kuroda as Rei Amayado
Bad Ass Temple
- Shouta Hayama as Kuko Harai
- Yuki Sakakihara as Yushi Aimono
- Eiji Takeuchi as Hitoya Amaguni