The ten most anticipated anime of 2022

In times when it is still advisable to prioritize staying home, the anime have been there to save us.

Many have caught up with the series that come out from the land of the rising sun, but in this pandemic time there are not a few who have rediscovered Japanese animation and others who have entered these works with force.

The new one will be loaded with big industry premieres, starting off strong with the denouement of “Shingeki no Kyojin” (Attack on Titan), but the closing of that story is far from the only thing that stands out in the 2022.

Here they have the 10 most anticipated anime of the new year.

“Shingeki no Kyojin –The Final Season –Part 2” (9 de enero)

Finally the series will return with its Episode 76, titled “Trial”, with the beginning of the end of the adaptation of the manga created by Hajime Isayama. The last cycle, produced by study MAP, will start with the great rematch between “Reiner” and “Eren” in Shiganshina. In Latin America, the anime can be followed weekly through streaming platforms Crunchyroll y Funimation.

“Bleach” (October 2022)

The manga of shinigamis and hollows created by Tite Kubo will return to anime with the adaptation of the final saga of the story, the “Bloody War of a Thousand Years”. TAfter ending in 2012 with 366 episodes, the series will return again from the hand of Studio Pierrot, committing to adapt the entire remaining story of the manga, that is, the final saga that spans between volumes 55 and 74. On this occasion, it will have a new director, Tomohisa Taguchi, recognized for his work in “Twin Star Exorcists”, who will replace Noriyuki Abe. However, the team will once again have Masashi Kudo in character design and with Shiro Sagisu in the music.

“Chainsaw Man” (2022)

The expected anime adaptation of the popular manga created by Tatsuki Fujimoto (Fire Punch) is produced by studio MAP (Shingeki no Kyojin: The Final Season, Jujutsu Kaisen), featuring “Denji”, a poor guy who carries an astronomical debt and who would do anything for money … even hunt demons with his demon pet “Pochita”, a cross between dog and chainsaw. Your life will change forever when you suffer a bloody betrayal, which will lead him to transform into someone completely new with the power of the demon within him.

“My Hero Academy – Season 6” (2022 Fines)

There is still a long way to go to see how the long-awaited adaptation of the eighteenth story arc of the manga created by will unfold. Kōhei Horikoshi, the “War of Paranormal Liberation”, with the heroes preparing for the great battle against the villains organized in the “Paranormal Liberation Front”, led by “Tomura Shigaraki”. Finally we will witness the expected clash between “Deku” and “Tomura”, the “One For All” against the “All For One”.

“SPY × FAMILY” (April 2022)

The popular manga created by Tatsuya Endō will come to animation de the hand of two studies, WIT Studio (Shingeki no Kyojin, The Ancient Magus’ Bride) Y CloverWorks (The Promised Neverland), who will introduce us to “Twilight“The best agent in Westalis, who is on a mission to investigate the secret agenda of the mighty” Donovan Desmond. “The problem? The few appearances he makes in public are for his son’s school functions. The only way to approach him enough to his objective is pretending to be a family man and infiltrate the prestigious school that the son of “Desmond” attends. And you only have seven days to start the perfect family! Assuming the identity of the psychiatrist “Loid Forger”, the spy will recruit as his wife to “Yor Briar”, an Ostanian civilian, and as her daughter to “Anya”, an orphan who is only looking for a loving family … but the first is a professional assassin wanted by both sides and the little girl possesses telepathic powers.

“To Your Eternity – Temporada 2” (Fines de 2022)

The emotional and painful journey to learn about humanity and understand what it means to be human will continue with the new cycle of manga adaptation of Yoshitoki Ōima (Koe no Katachi), where We will continue to accompany “Fushi” on his way to grow as a “human”.

“Uzumaki” (October 2022)

The delayed adaptation of the essential work of the master of Japanese horror, Junji Ito, will have four chapters from the hand of Adult Swim Y Production I.G. Directed by Hiroshi Nagahama (Mushishi) and with music by Colin Stetson (Hereditary), presents us with the events that occur in a coastal town in Japan called Kurouzu (Black Swirl), which is affected by a curse of spirals. The 1998 manga delivered unforgettable and horrifying scenes that leave readers shocked to this day as soon as they turn the page.

“The Rising of the Shield Hero: Temporada 2” (Abril de 2022)

The light novel adaptation of Aneko Yusagi It is one of the many series affected by the delays in the pandemic. The new season is directed by Masato State (Chaos;Child), with a story that introduces us to “Naofumi”, an otaku who is transported to another world thanks to a book he found in the library. It is there where he will transform into the Hero of the Shield, one of the Four Cardinal Heroes, and must fight against the Waves of Catastrophe alongside the heroes of the sword, the spear and the bow. However, he is the weakest of all, so he is soon betrayed, running out of money or dignity. But that won’t stop him on his way to becoming a legendary hero.

“Kaguya-sama: Love is War – Temporada 3” (Abril de 2022)

Finally the popular anime inspired by the work of Aka Akasaka, whose funny story introduces us to two proud characters who are unable to stoop to admit that they love each other. “Kaguya” y “Shirogane”Both sons of good families and admired by everyone at Shuchiin Academy, they try to make the other one who declares his love first.

“Blue Lock” (2022)

A renewed look at the sports genre, the manga adaptation of Muneyuki Kaneshiro Y Yusuke Nomura It will arrive during the new year, being one of the most anticipated anime thanks to the popularity of the work. Following the disastrous defeat of the Japanese team in the 2018 World Cup, the Japan Football Association begins its search for an all-time forward with an extreme program: gather 300 of the best and brightest youth players in the country and lock them up in a facility known as “Blue Lock”, from which the next team leader will emerge.