Published on August 8th, 2022
The official Twitter account of the Ranking of Kings anime adaptation announced that the series will be getting a season 2 titled “Ranking of Kings: Treasure Chest of Courage”. Ranking of Kings season 2 is scheduled to release in 2023. A new key visual has been released to commemorate the season 2 announcement featuring Prince Boji and his friend Kage.
Ranking of Kings tells the story of Prince Boji, who was born unable to hear anything, and he is so weak that he can’t even swing a sword. Since he is next in line for the throne’s succession, there are many responsibilities on his shoulders. Due to him being, he gets made fun of by other kids of his age. One day, he meets Kage, the last member of the Shadow Clan. Kage is moved by Boji’s hard work and never giving up attitude and becomes friends with him. The series follows Boji’s life as he faces many obstacles to becoming the strongest king.
Ranking of Kings anime is based on the manga of the same name, written and drawn by Sōsuke Tōka, who has been publishing the Ranking of Kings manga series on the Manga Hack website since May 2017. The manga chapters have been collected into 13 volumes.
Wit Studio picked up the manga for an anime adaptation which aired from October 2021 to March 2022. Ranking of Kings season 2 will release in 2023, although the exact release date is yet to be announced. The Official Twitter account has not released any information on Studio, Staff and Cast.
Crunchyroll describes the anime series as follows:
How prosperous your nation is, how many powerful warriors it boasts, and how heroic and strong its king is. These are the criteria that factor into the system known as the Ranking of Kings. The main character, Bojji, was born the first prince of the kingdom ruled by King Bossu, who is ranked number seven. But Bojji was born unable to hear and is so powerless that he can’t even swing a sword. In consequence, his own retainers and the public, look down upon him as completely unfit to be king. It is then that Bojji finds his first friend, Kage, and Boji’s life takes a dramatic turn
Source: Official Twitter