The showrunners of Devilman Crybaby are playing a cat and mouse game with the fans of the show when they said that a big announcement is coming their way.
'Devilman Crybaby' is a Netflix Original Japanese anime series that is based on the manga 'Devilman'. The show is directed by Masaaki Yuasa and is based on the manga series that is written by Ichirō Ōkouchi. The show premiered on January 5, 2018, and it is available worldwide on the streaming platform Netflix. This is the second original anime in the platform of the streaming giant after the release of 2017's 'Castlevania'. This anime series is also the platform's biggest project yet and even though the second season of the show is yet to be announced, the anime could prove to be a flagship anime show for the network. Here is everything that you need to know about the show.
The first season of the show premiered on January 5, 2018, and the show was extremely successful upon its release and naturally, the fans are wondering if they will get a second season. But sadly, the chances of the show getting a second season is not very good. The primary reason being that the show has exhausted the source material. Now, the showrunners can either go for an original script or they can start a spin-off series.
The English-dubbed shows can be found on Netflix.
It is known that the Devil has the ability to take control of someone's body, but if the possessed human has a will-power of their own, they can overcome the Devil and can make the powers their own and become a Devilman. The main protagonist of the show is known as Akira Fudou, who, in the beginning, is portrayed as a weak and young boy. But things change for the better after he meets his childhood best friend, who asks Akira's help in discovering demons
No trailer for the second season has released yet. But if something drops, we will update this space so keep an eye out here.
Ryou Asuka- Ryou is described to be the best friend of Akira and is later separated after Akira switched schools. Both of them are reunited again after Ryou asks for Akira's help when the devil reappears once again. In order to stop the Devil to act out his plan, Ryou suggests that he and Akira should switch bodies.
Devilman- Akira is the Devilman in the show. Before becoming the Devilman, he was a very timid boy who never learned to stand up for himself. But things change after he becomes the Devilman and he becomes more ruthless and aggressive to anyone who tries to harm him.
Akira- Described to be a kind but timid teenager, Akira never could stand up for himself. Sometime later in the series, he is approached by Ryou in order to stop Devil from taking over the world. But he and Ryou comes up with a plan that makes Akira the Devilman and it changes his life forever.