“I’m definitely worse at expressing myself than other people are. But, even so, the truth is… The truth is I’ve always. I just, wanted someone to completely understand how hard and painful it is… Wanting to scream and cry but not being able to express it. But even understand a little is okay.”
Do you remember this quote? Oh! Yes, I do. You want to know who has said this, and where? Let me tell you. You must have watched various Amine series right? And some of them must be favorite, like very close to your heart. Yes or No? Given TV Anime Series has been my favorite from the moment I have watched it, and yes to be honest I am eagerly waiting for Given Season 2. Are we on the same page? You too must be waiting. Yes.
About the Series
Natsuki Kizu wrote and illustrated a Japanese Manga series Given in the year 2013, adapted as an audio drama in 2016.
The series was directed by Hikaru Yamaguchi. It collected six Tankobon volumes from Shinshokan. It was later on released as 11 episodes by Lerche in 2019.
In 2020 it was released as a film sequel by Blue Lynx. The first season was released on 12th July 2019, and the final episode was released on 20th September 2019. The anime has 5 volumes and all of them were covered in the first season.
The plot of Given season 1 has two storylines, the first part covers the relationship between the Ritsuka and Mafuyu, in which they form a band and build their way towards the first live performance. The second part covers the relationship between Akihiko and Haruki where the band prepares for the first music festival.
Characters of the Series: Given Season 2
Voiced by: Makoto Furukawa (audio drama)
Yuma Uchida (anime)
Voiced by: Sōma Saitō (audio drama)
Shōgo Yano (anime)
Voiced by: Yasuaki Takumi (audio drama)
Masatomo Nakazawa (anime)
Voiced by: Satoshi Hino (audio drama)
Takuya Eguchi (anime)
Given Season 2: Release Date
So I am waiting for this musical series which was so packed with drama and emotions with so much eagerness, and I am sure you too are waiting? You know Given Season 1 has been a hit TV anime series, and I am pretty sure Given Season 2 will be the same.
But have you ever thought that when Given season 2 will hit the road to make us all stunned with the musical touch? The official date is yet to be revealed, but the media have given us an estimated date that the Given season 2 will return in 2022.
Soon your boy’s band will be back to embrace your heart with their emotional journey.
But don’t be sad, go and watch Given season 1 of this series on https://www.crunchyroll.com/given with English subtitles. And yes like me keep waiting for the Given season 2 with so much excitement.
“A story of a certain summer. A story of a certain night.“