Today, a new trailer for Baki Hanma season 2 was unveiled on Twitter at 6:30 am IST, giving fans a tantalizing glimpse of what awaits them in the upcoming season. Scheduled for release on July 26, the trailer primarily focused on the season’s opening song titled “The Beast,” performed by the renowned Wagakki Band, known for their exceptional soundtrack “Senbonzakura.” Although the trailer featured minimal dialogue, it provided an exciting musical introduction to the second season.
With just a few days remaining until the release of Baki Hanma season 2, anticipation continues to mount, especially with the introduction of a new antagonist. As revealed in a previous trailer by Netflix, this antagonist is a prehistoric human who preyed upon some of the most formidable apex predators, further heightening the suspense and intrigue surrounding the upcoming season.
Baki Hanma season 2 new trailer and release details
The new trailer begins with a striking image of the asteroid that caused the extinction of dinosaurs, setting the stage for the following scenes set in the prehistoric era. In this sequence, viewers witness a face-off between a Tyrannosaurus Rex and an incredibly agile and muscular human figure. Displaying remarkable agility, the man deftly avoids the dinosaur’s razor-sharp jaws and utilizes a nearby tree to launch himself onto the formidable creature. With a powerful punch, he incapacitates the dinosaur, showcasing his immense strength.
As the Wagakki Band’s “The Beast” starts playing in the background, the main antagonist of Baki Hanma season 2, known as Pickle, awakens. Confusion engulfs Pickle as he observes the numerous wires attached to his body. After his long period of slumber, a doctor attempts to stop him by firing multiple rounds from his pistol at point-blank range, but the bullets fail to penetrate Pickle’s invulnerable physique. With effortless ease, the prehistoric human swiftly dispatches the doctor, demonstrating his deadly capabilities.
Baki Hanma Season 2
In this segment of the trailer, the focus shifts to a close-up view of Pickle’s formidable jaws, adorned with razor-sharp fangs that could be interpreted as an evolutionary trait. Unleashing chaos, Pickle effortlessly demolishes an unidentified machine designed to eliminate and neutralize targets, showcasing his destructive power.
The trailer then proceeds to introduce some of the key characters from Baki Hanma season 2, including Yujiro Hanma, Baki Hanma, Jack Hanma, and Kaiou Retsu, among others. It culminates with a thrilling glimpse of Baki and Pickle engaged in a fierce battle within a confined underground arena.
As indicated in the trailer description, Baki Hanma season 2 is slated for release on July 26, 2023, exclusively on Netflix, and will be delivered in two parts.
Stay tuned for further updates on anime and manga news as we progress through 2023.