BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal Dark Fantasy Season 2: Release Date, Plot And More

BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal Dark Fantasy Season 2: Release Date, Plot And More

Berserk fans it’s time to assemble, no we aren’t going to talk about Berserk today but about BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal Dark Fantasy Season 2 which is like the name of the anime is, is filled with all sorts of dark genre stuff from Gore to sexual violence.

Now for some, it’s kinda disturbing to watch a completely dark theme anime but for those who are strong-willed and don’t turn a blind eye this anime is you must go

BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal Dark Fantasy Season 2:
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BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal Dark Fantasy Season 2 Release Date

The manga currently has 151 chapters and is still ongoing. The team had great success with the first season and now they are coming back with the sequel this year and we will be talking about it soon.

The team has officially announced the arrival of season 2 in Winter 2023. The new season is going to be BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal, Dark Fantasy- Hell’s Requiem Arc. Season 1 ended covering 92 chapters from manga and season 2 is set to air 13 episodes.

We might not see as much action as before. The team has not revealed any official date but; we can guess it will start airing in the first week of January 2024, so stick with us for future updates.

BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal Dark Fantasy – Plot

The anime is set in the country of England but the name of the characters are much similar to Chinese. Set in a post-apocalyptic world where humans are under constant threat of monsters like, goblins, orcs, vampires, and all those fantasy creatures and the power which can save them is much eviler.

BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal Dark Fantasy Season 1 Recap

The story starts with a girl Yoko who is searching for a kid named Luche. The castle in which both of them were living is attacked by monsters while running away. Yoko remembers a secret that her father told her. There is a seal in the castle which can be lifted if a virgin girl kisses a boy. If the seal is lifted then the spirit of the strongest sorcerer will possess the body of the person kissed.

Embarrassed by the fact she has to kiss someone she decided to escape but things didn’t go her way and the monsters invaded the castle. With no options left she kissed Luche and Luche becomes Dark Schneider who was the strongest sorcerer and also the main initiator of a devastating war years ago.

BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal Dark Fantasy Season 1 Recap

After the transformation, Luche beats the monsters like mosquitoes. Meanwhile, Yoko was scared that she might lose Luche forever, so she asks if Luche is present or if Schneider has taken over to her surprise, Luche was fine but his personality was kinda flipped. After the fight, Yoko kissed him back turning Luche into his original form.

After this incident, we get to witness the couple going back and forth as the monsters keep attacking them, and with time they get stronger.

BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal Dark Fantasy Season 2 Cast & Staff

You can check out the cast and staff list of BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal Dark Fantasy Season 2 below which has been shared by the franchise.

Japanese staff

  • Original creator: Kazushi Hagiwara

Japanese Cast

  • Hiroki Yasumoto as Gara
  • Kishō Taniyama as Dark Schneider
  • Tomori Kusunoki as Tia Noto Yoko
  • Yōko Hikasa as Arshes Nei
  • Asami Seto as Shella E. Lee
  • Atsushi Tamaru as Sykes Von Snowwhite
  • Daisuke Hirakawa as Ran Di Rhodes Stein Neubauten
  • Jun Fukuyama as Macalpine Toni Strauss
  • Jun Kasama as Jorg Fishes
BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal Dark Fantasy Season 2 Cast & Staff
  • Junichi Suwabe as Yngwei von Mattström
  • Kanae Itō as Lucien Renlen
  • Kensho Ono as Kall-Su
  • Koji Yusa as Zion Sol Vanderverg
  • Mami Koyama as God of Destruction Anthrasax
  • Minoru Hirota as Ba Thory
  • Nao Tōyama as Sheila Tuel Meta-Ilicana
  • Ryūichi Kijima as Schen Karr
  • Shizuka Itou as Kai Harn
  • Sho Hayami as Nils John Mifune
  • Taito Ban as Vai Staebe
  • Takahiro Fujiwara as Bol Gil Bol
  • Takuma Terashima as Joshua Berahia
  • Tomohiro Yamaguchi as Zakk Walder
  • Tomokazu Sugita as Abigail
  • Wataru Komada as Ross Zaboss Friedrich
  • Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Lars

Is there any BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal, Dark Fantasy Season 2 Trailer Released Yet?

Looking at the official trailer I can tell that animation quality has drastically improved from the last time, and I can’t wait to watch what will happen in the next season.

BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal, Dark Fantasy- | Season 2 Official Teaser | Netflix

Where to Watch BASTARD!! -Heavy Metal Dark Fantasy Season 2?

The team has released some new casts this season, and Netflix is going to stream this anime on their channel.


Season 2 doesn’t look disappointing as this time we get to see the resolve of Yoko and the Dark Schneider has disappeared, but has he disappeared? For a small spoiler no he hasn’t disappeared but; to know how you have to wait for the anime.

Nadia Zabin
Nadia Zabin

Nadia Zabin is a dynamic writer interested in exploring different genres and writing styles. She has profound knowledge of anime and manga culture making her an indispensable source of information. She has been writing about anime since a coon's age and is always on the lookout for ways to share her knowledge and zest with others.

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