“Fruits Basket” is a Japanese manga series. Natsuki Takaya is the illustrator. The producer of the series is Studio Deen. It is one of the famous production studios for anime series like “The Seven Deadly Sins” and “Log Horizon.” The director of the series is Yoshihide Ibata. It shows us the story of an orphan girl named Tohru Honda and her fate with the three boys from the Sohma family.
The first anime adaption of the manga released in 2001 with 26 episodes. Later the team stated that the anime would return with a more modified script. Funimation confirmed the news of the first season, which premiered on April 6, 2019, with 25 episodes. The second season released this year. Here’s everything you need to know!
Release Date: “Fruits Basket Season 2”
We don’t have to wait now as the second season is already on air. It premiered on April 7, 2020. The second season was announced right after the release of the 25th episode of 2019 Fruit Basket. It airs on TV, Tokyo, TVO, and TVA. For international fans, the English sub is available on Netflix and Crunchyroll. ENJOY BINGE-WATCHING THE ANIME!
Cast: “Fruits Basket Season 2”
The main characters and their voice cast of the “Fruits Basket Season 2” are as follows –
- Shigure Sohma by Yuichi Nakamura.
- Tohru Honda by Anaka Iwami.
- Yuki Sohma by Nobunaga Shimazaki.
- Kyo Sohma by Yuma Uchida.
Plot: “Fruits Basket Season 2”
This season is focusing on Tohru and Sohma boys relationship. As summer is approaching, Yuki will be spending most of her time with her brother Ayame. Tohru is looking forward to her trip with Momiji and her friends to the cottage of the Sohma family. Meanwhile, Ayame will continue his handcraft designing regardless of Yuki, not liking it.
The plot will keep developing with Yuki and Motoko coming into an intimate relationship. Things will heat up more when Hiro Sohma gets jealous of the relationship between Tohru and Kisa. With all of this happening, the plot will take a dramatic turn of events! This season will bring us much more drama and many twists!
An all-new key visual for Fruits Basket Season 2 is here and it's SO CUTE! 🏖
— Funimation (@FUNimation) March 4, 2020
Storyline: “Fruits Basket”
The anime tells the story of an orphan girl Tohru Honda. After meeting her friends Yuki, Kyo, and Shigure, she finds that Chinese Zodiac possesses all the twelve members of the Sohma family. The family is cursed to turn in their animal form whenever they are stressed, weak, or when they get touch by their opposite sex, who is not possessed by zodiac spirit.
Later Tohru sees how much hardship and pain the Sohma family faces. With her generous nature, Tohru helps them heal their emotional wounds. She also learns about Yuki and Kyo, who are the mysterious family members of the Sohma family. Throughout the series, Tohru finds herself caring about others and also how much others care for her.
Trailer: “Fruits Basket Season 2”
You guys are going to love the series. Once you watch the trailer, you will want to with the anime. If you haven’t watched the anime, then I suggest you start with the first season! Take a look here!
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