Super Cub debuted as an anime series in commemoration of the Honda Super Cub’s celebration of 100 million units being sold by the company and its first episode shows the slice-of-life anime about Koguma and how her life was changed by Super Cub. With this, Episode 2 is up next with the release date and time, where to watch the new series with English subtitles, and the countdown, plus a bonus of the recap of the premiere episode.
In the Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan lives a girl named Koguma, a lone-wolf who has no parents, no friends, not hobbies. One fateful day, she encounters Honda Super Cub 50, she went to a local dealer to get herself a unit and this changed the course of her lonely life to a colorful one, even becoming friends with Reiko and Eniwa.
Studio Kai animated the new series Super Cub which is based on the light novel series of the same name by Tone Kōken with the illustrations of Hiro published in Kadokawa’s Sneaker Bunko. There is also a seinen manga series of the same name by the same author with the illustrations of Kanitan published under Kadokawa Shoten's Comic Newtype manga website.
Warning! This portion may contain spoilers for Super Cub. Read at your own risk!
In Super Cub Episode 1, The Girl with Nothing, we got a glimpse of the life of Koguma where she wakes up every morning, gets breakfast, prepares her lunch box, and leaves the house on her way to school. She has no parents, no job, no money, no hobbies, no friends, not even a future goal. On her way, she passes by a bike shop where she sees an old motorcycle. Ditching her bike, she grabbed the chance on a Honda Super Cub not knowing how this will forever change her life.
Super Cub can be streamed officially through Funimation which gives their premium access subscribers the privilege of an earlier screening of the episodes of the animes for the price of $5.99 per month or $59.99 a year. To those who have yet to subscribe, they release the episodes for free the week after.
Super Cub Episode 2, titled Reiko, will be released on April 14, 2021, via Funimation for those with premium access subscriptions to the anime streaming website, along with the premiere episode, which will have its release for free. The general public release of Episode 2 will be for free on April 21, 2021.
Super Cub Episode 2 is slated for release at 10:00 PM JST. The release time will vary depending on your geographical location. The release time on your location is as follows:
Pacific Time: 6:00 AM PT
Central Time: 8:00 AM CT
Eastern Time: 9:00 AM EST
British Time: 2:00 PM BST
In a week, we’ll get to see more in the life of Koguma and how having her very own Super Cub will be changing the course of her whole life forever. For those who have yet to subscribe for premium access on Funimation, they would be releasing Episode 2 for free in two weeks’ time.