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Will There Be a Bocchi the Rock! Season 2? Release Date, News and Predictions


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Bocchi the Rock! proved to be an unexpected hit, earning its place as one of the most popular anime of 2022. But will Bocchi the Rock! have a Season 2, and if so, when will it come out?

Keep reading if you want to know the latest updates, news, and predictions about Bocchi the Rock! Season 2!

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Is Bocchi the Rock! Season 2 Confirmed?

Despite being an unlikely Fall 2022 gem, only second to Chainsaw Man, Bocchi the Rock! Season 2 remains unconfirmed.

The second season of Bocchi the Rock! hasn't been announced yet by studio CloverWorks or by other creators working on the slice-of-life anime.

With that being said, the story of Hitori, a lonely, shy girl who gets to finally live out her dream of joining a band, has captured fans' hearts, making Bocchi the Rock! a Fall 2022 sensation viewers still talk about.

The anime has been commended for its songs, colorful aesthetics, and upbeat atmosphere, and many anime viewers would love to see more, so a second season can't be ruled out entirely at this point.

How Likely Is It for Bocchi the Rock! to Get a Season 2?

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Bocchi the Rock! is based on an ongoing manga by Aki Hamaji, so more content could come out, which could then be animated.

But since there are currently only five manga volumes, this would probably take some time.

Anime shows by studio CloverWorks have previously received sequels with varying degrees of success, such as The Promised Neverland Season 2, which demonstrated a very inconsistent quality.

Of course, the studio has since then also produced gems like Spy x Family, so a Season 2 of Bocchi the Rock! wouldn't necessarily be a flop.

It would, however, be a good idea if the studio waited until they can have enough content to adapt.

Bocchi the Rock! Season 2 Release Date Predictions

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The release date of Bocchi the Rock! Season 2 hasn't been announced yet, so we can only predict if and when it could come out.

For very popular titles, a Season 2 might be announced as soon as the first season's finale airs, to maintain the momentum.

Bocchi the Rock! finished airing in late December 2022, and no update has been made yet regarding a potential sequel.

But this doesn't mean that all plans for a second season of Bocchi the Rock! have been dropped. For plenty of shows, a second season is announced much later.

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Popular anime can get a second season as soon as one year after the first, but it's not unheard of for sequels to take two years or more to get produced.

Anime studios have tight schedules and often have to plan the anime they are producing in advance, so fan favorites sometimes have to wait.

A 2023 release or announcement seems unlikely at this point, but we could possibly hear some news in 2024.

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Bocchi the Rock! Season 2 News and Updates

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Since Bocchi the Rock! doesn't have all that much manga content, to begin with, an immediate Season 2 might be a little unrealistic right now. But this could change when we have a few more chapters.

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Can We Expect Any Additional Bocchi the Rock! Content?

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While a second season seems unlikely with the current Bocchi manga content, this isn't to say that other types of content, such as an anime OVA, can be ruled out.

According to the official Bocchi the Rock! website, a screening of the Bocchi the Rock! Theater omnibus has been decided.

At this point, not very much is known about its format or content, but the anime's website confirms a 2024 release date.

From the information we have so far, it appears that this is going to be an anime movie version of the TV series.

We aren't sure how much new content it's going to feature, if any, but we're keeping our fingers crossed for a few new songs, at least.

If any additional Bocchi the Rock! content is announced, we will update this space with more information.

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