Made in Abyss season 2 will not happen unless the anime made a profit and there is enough source material for a second season left. So if there was no profit or material left, then one season and two movies are all Made in Abyss will have.
So, in this article, we will look at the source material left for the second season. And the profit that the Made in Abyss anime adaptation made. That will tell us if Made in Abyss season 2 will happen and the possible release date.
Made in Abyss season 2 episode 1 is something many fans have been waiting for since 2017. And after reading this short but in-depth post, it will be clear to people if there will be a Made in Abyss season 2 and the release date.
Is There Material for Made in Abyss Season 2?
For the Made in Abyss anime, the source material is manga. And here is all the information that we need for Made in Abyss Season 2.
It will tell us if there is enough source material for a second season. It’s important because that could prevent the sequel and the release date from happening.
Is the Made in Abyss manga finished?
Made in Abyss is still an ongoing series in 2021. The last volume by the author Akihito Tsukushi got released in Japan on July 27, 2020.
How many Made in Abyss manga volumes are there?
In Japan, Made in Abyss has 9 manga volumes published. There is also a manga anthology titled Meido in Abisu Kōshiki Ansorojī: Doshigataki Tankutsuka-tachi.
How often does the Made in Abyss manga come out?
The author does write about one new volume per year. That’s how it’s been for the past five years. Even if it’s just one new volume, at least it’s steady.
Where to start the Made in Abyss manga after the anime?
The first season of the Made in Abyss anime, by studio Kinema Citrus, used volumes 1 to 4. The movie Fukaki Tamashii no Reimei did adapt what got left of book four and almost the whole volume 5.
How many copies are in print?
I couldn’t find how many copies in print does Made in Abyss have. I think it’s around 3 million right now with digital copies.
The Made in Abyss manga by Takeshobo is still getting published. The story has not ended yet, and volume 6 picks up where the anime left off. So there are no problems other than not the best publishing speed.
There are four manga volumes available for Made in Abyss Season 2. That’s fewer books left to adapt for Made in Abyss Season 2 than for sequels like No Game No Life Season 2 or Overlord Season 4. Even so, the source material will not be a problem.
SUMMARY: Made in Abyss Season 2 will not have a shortage of source material. There’s enough for at least one more season.
How Much Money Did Made in Abyss Make?
We need to check if the Made in Abyss anime adaptation was profitable and how well the series is doing in sales. If the anime failed to make a good profit, there would be no second season and no release date.
We will look at Blu-Ray sales, manga sales, and merchandise numbers. There is also the movie box office.
That will tell us enough. After that, we will know if the anime made enough profit for Made in Abyss Season 2.
How many Blu-Rays did the Made in Abyss anime sell?
Made in Abyss sold around 5,500 copies per Blu-Ray in Japan. This anime series never got a BD-Box. Sales above 5,000 are great for 2017, so I’m happy to see it did well.
How many copies does the Made in Abyss manga sell?
Volume 8 sold around 120,000 copies in Japan, and volume 9 sold around 80,000 copies in the first week. The manga sales are less than I did expect, but considering what kind of series this is, I think it’s okay.
How many figurines are there for the Made in Abyss series?
There are 30 available for Made in Abyss, and most of them are Nanachi, Riko, Regu, and Prushka. That’s god number for one season and a movie.
How much merchandise did Made in Abyss get?
About 300 items are available. The anime and the movie got a decent amount of merchandise, which is excellent to see. The goods are making a nice profit for Made in Abyss.
What is the Made in Abyss Movie box-office?
The box office for Made in Abyss movie was 650,000,000 yen. That’s six million dollars. The film also sold about 20,000 Blu-Ray copies in Japan. The Blu-ray sales and box-office are strong.
Where does Made in Abyss Stream?
The international rights to this series went to Sentai. Made in Abyss also streamed on Amazon Prime Video and some other platforms. So it made plenty of money from streaming.
The Made in Abyss Blu-Ray sales are good. The manga is also selling pretty well, and there is an incredible number of merchandise and figures. So the anime adaptation made a profit for Takeshobo and the production committee.
I’m not going to share the rest because they usually don’t make a lot of money.
But there are also other ways the Made in Abyss anime made money. The Soundtrack, ending and openings songs, various collaborations, and more.
SUMMARY: Sales and profit won’t be a problem for Made in Abyss Season 2. Made in Abyss made a lot of money from the anime adaptation.
Will There Be Made in Abyss Season 2
The good news is that Made in Abyss season 2 already got announced while I was writing this. It most likely will be one cour like the previous season was and will follow directly after the movie’s events. I love this series, so I really can’t wait for us to get more info.
I believe the sequel release date will be the second half of 2021 if nothing else will be going wrong in the world. Honestly, It could get delayed into 2022 if the world doesn’t get better.
This article will get updated again next year with new info, and we will see if something more got announced. In the meantime, you can check the anime-continue category if you are curious about the chances of some other series receiving a continuation.
I hope this article helped you understand how well Made in Abyss Season 2 did and that it got already confirmed to receive another season.
Are you interested in any other sequels?
If so, then you should look into the anime-continue category. You can find information about many sequels there. Noragami Season 3, Rakudai Kishi No Cavalry Season 2, and Tokyo Ravens Season 2 are a few examples.
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