'Black Cat' Season 2: Everything We Know So Far

This is a live-update article and we will update this space as new details about Black Cat Season 2 come our way. This is what we know so far.

Black Cat Season 2

Kentaro Yabuki caught our attention with his action-packed manga series, Black Cat. It was a significant debut for Yabuki and also led to a successful anime adaptation that concluded in 2006. However, there's some bad news for anime enthusiasts and admirers of Black Cat. As the 20th anniversary of the original anime adaptation approaches, many fans have been hoping for a sequel or revival of the beloved series. Unfortunately, Studio Gonzo, the mastermind behind the original adaptation, has recently addressed these hopes, and it seems like fans will be disappointed as the news is not what they were hoping for.

Is Black Cat Season 2 Happening?

Renewal Status: Canceled

Studio Gonzo, in a heartfelt message to fans on their international Twitter account, expressed gratitude for the unwavering support for Black Cat. They stated, "Thank you for following the [Black Cat] Twitter account. Currently, we do not have plans for a sequel." This statement has definitely put a pause on the swirling rumors of a revival or a sequel. Despite the fans' eagerness for a remake, it seems that this too might not be in the studio's immediate plans.


The world of anime has given us some of the most memorable stories and characters, and the series "Black Cat" is no exception. The story revolves around Train Heartnet, also known as "Black Cat," a notorious assassin for a secret organization called Chronos. Chronos governs much of the world's affairs and employs highly skilled operatives called Chrono Numbers, of which Train is Number XIII.

For those who have already seen the series and want to relive the excitement, or for those who are new to the series and want to experience it for the first time, Crunchyroll provides the entire anime for streaming. The show combines fast-paced action with suspenseful storytelling, weaving a complex and gripping storyline that will keep you hooked from beginning to end. With its unforgettable characters and thrilling plot, "Black Cat" is a must-watch for any anime fan.