As of February 2022, My Dress-Up Darling manga was able to sell over 5 million physical copies. Take note, worldwide and not just in Japan. It is also one of the most popular series on Funimation and Crunchyroll. The success of the series did not end there, and people are now asking whether there will be a season 2 of My Dress-Up Darling.
It also received a rating of 8.3/10 from IMDB and 8.23/10 from MyAnimeList. There are roughly 100,000 reviews from anime fans around the world. Indeed, My Dress-Up Darling is a well-loved anime by fans because of its fresh approach to cosplaying and a goal to break gender stereotypes.
The first season was confirmed to have 12 episodes. Fans are now wondering if a season 2 will be possible for My Dress-Up Darling.
Will There Be a Season 2 of My Dress-Up Darling?
There is no confirmation if the series will have a sequel as of this writing. Fans are hopeful, though, as the manga is not yet complete. There are a total of eight volumes released as of the moment in Japan. Only four volumes have an English version with the fifth volume set to be released in April this year.
Fans are confident an anime sequel is possible because there is so much content to adapt. Given the popularity of My Dress-Up Darling, a season two is highly possible in the future.
But when? Fans will have to wait for an update regarding this matter. Creator Shinichi Fukuda even released a special illustration to celebrate the grand finale of the first season.
Unfortunately, they do not say anything regarding the second season or anything about the speculations of an episode 13 to be released on April 3, 2022. Whether that is true or not, fans will have to wait for an official announcement.
My Dress-Up Darling is about Marin Kitagawa who asked her classmate Gojo Wakana to make a cosplay outfit for her, which turned out to be a success. The two protagonists delved deeper into the world of cosplay where they both learned how to properly care for a wig, how to find the right materials for the costume, and so on.