The Promised Neverland season 2 premieres this week, but what time will episode 1 release around the world and which platforms will stream the anime?

From action and thrillers to romance and horror, there are thousands of incredible anime available for you to watch.

However, arguably one of the best dark fantasy series from the past several years was The Promised Neverland; an anime about an orphanage that hides a dark secret.

With incredible storytelling and characters, the series has become a fan-favourite and many are counting down the hours until season 2 premieres this week.

The only questions that fans of The Promised Neverland have left are; what time does season 2 episode 1 release and which platforms will be showing the new season?

Season 2 release date

The Promised Neverland season 2 is scheduled to premiere on Wednesday, January 6th, according to Aniplex of America.

The anime was initially scheduled to return in October 2020, but like countless television projects, had to be delayed because of the coronavirus pandemic.

There has been some significant confusion surrounding the premiere of season 2, with multiple news outlets reporting different dates.

How to watch The Promised Neverland season 2

There has also been some confusion online as to which streaming sites would be showcasing The Promised Neverland season 2 first.

The second season will air on Fuji TV in Japan and for fans of the anime around the world, it has been confirmed that the series will release on Funimation, Hulu and AnimeLab.

The official website also reported that advanced ordering of new episodes will be available through Amazon Prime Video.

At the time of writing, it has not been confirmed that the series will simulcast on either Crunchyroll. Similarly, a Netflix premiere has not been confirmed.

The Promised Neverland season 2 episode 1 release time

  • The Promised Neverland season 2 episode 1 will release in Japan at midnight on January 7th and at the following times on January 6th in North America and Europe.

The Promised Neverland season 2 episode 1 will release at midnight JST and at the following times for international audiences on Funimation:

  • Pacific Time: 7 AM on Wednesday, January 6th
  • Central Time: 9 AM on Wednesday, January 6th
  • Eastern Time: 10 AM on Wednesday, January 6th
  • British Time: 3 PM on Wednesday, January 6th
  • European Time: 4 PM on Wednesday, January 6th
  • Philippine Time: 11 PM on Wednesday, January 6th
  • Australia Central Time: 1: 30 AM on Thursday, January 7th

This article will be updated as soon as more information on The Promised Neverland season 2 is revealed by reliable or official sources.

By Tom Llewellyn – [email protected]

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