While it was previously revealed that the next season will air in Winter 2023, Bandai Namco Pictures announced that Birdie Wing: Golf Girls' Story Season 2's release date will be delayed by three months.
Because of this delay, the next season of this golf TV anime will begin airing in the Spring 2023 season.
According to the studio, the delay was due to “various circumstances,” though no other details were given.
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Birdie Wing: Golf Girls’ Story – A Female-Led Sports Anime
In case you’re unfamiliar, Birdie Wing: Golf Girls' Story is an original anime by Bandai Namco Pictures, the studio behind the 2015 Gintama° series, and Welcome to Demon School! Iruma-kun.
The series follows two up-and-coming golfers, Eve and Aoi Amawashi. Eve is an expert golfer in the underground scene and she is well-known for her aggressive playstyle and betting against opponents.
Eve meets her match in Aoi, a golf prodigy whom she faces in an official game.
When Eve loses the match, it makes a big impact on both women, and soon, a rivalry between the two develops as they further improve their golf skills.
Season 1 of the series aired in the Spring 2022 season beginning from April 6 to June 29, 2022. The season ran for 13 episodes.
It is directed by Takayuki Inagaki (Desert Punk) and written by Yosuke Kuroda (Mobile Suit Gundam 00).
Birdie Wing: Golf Girls' Story Season 2's New Release Date
The second season’s delay was revealed via an update posted on the anime’s official website. There, the April 2023 release date for Season 2 was confirmed, though right now, there’s no word yet on a specific date and time for its release.
This new update did confirm that the specific date and time of the release will be announced on the website and the show’s official Twitter account once the schedule is finalized.
It was also revealed in the update that an advance screening of Season 2 Episode 1 will happen on December 25, 2022. This will be followed by a talk show which is expected to reveal more info about the anime.