Blue Lock is likely one of the largest new sports activities anime of 2022, with the soccer-based sequence presenting a wild problem to the subsequent era of soccer gamers in Japan. With the “Blue Lock Program” being created for these in search of to change into the best soccer gamers in Japan, must you wash out of the coaching train, you’ll not be allowed to play the game ever once more. Now, the sequence is hyping a serious announcement that can arrive later this month, which is sweet timing contemplating the world’s eyes are on the FIFA World Cup.

Following Japan’s main victories on the World Cup this 12 months, all eyes have been on Blue Lock and its creator, Yusuke Nomura, who just isn’t solely chargeable for the artwork of the manga but additionally had a hand in designing Japan’s uniforms for this main sporting occasion. With the sequence having solely launched a handful of episodes of its anime to this point, it may be a little bit untimely to suppose {that a} second season might be confirmed, although stranger issues have occurred within the anime world up to now. Ought to the anime proceed, there are lots extra tales to adapt from the manga.

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Blue Lock is promising to disclose a giant announcement within the subsequent difficulty of Shonen Journal which is able to arrive later this month, which may be extra associated to the manga than the anime itself as new chapters continued to be launched on a semi-regular foundation:

If you have not had the chance to dive into Blue Lock, you may stream the primary episodes of the soccer sequence on Crunchyroll, with the streaming service releasing an official description of the cutthroat anime:

“Japan’s need for World Cup glory leads the Japanese Soccer Affiliation to launch a brand new rigorous coaching program to search out the nationwide staff’s subsequent striker. 300 highschool gamers are pitted towards one another for the place, however just one will come out on high. Who amongst them would be the striker to usher in a brand new period of Japanese soccer?”


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