It looks like we’re getting more northern exposure as the survival anime, Golden Kamuy, is getting as second season. The announcement comes as the first season airs 12th and final episode. The announcement also revealed that the second season will premiere sometime in October 2018.
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According to the final episode, Tokyo MX and Yomiuri TV, as well as Sapporo TV and BS11, will be airing the new season. However, the staff didn’t reveal any further information about this new season.
Set in the wilds of Hokkaido after the Russo-Japanese War, the anime follows hardened Japanese soldier, Sugimoto, as he hunts for an old Ainu gold. However, he can’t do this alone, as the young Ainu hunter, Asirpa, goes along to help.
Golden Kamuy’s original manga has won several awards, including the prestigious Isamu Tezuka Cultural Award. Previously, it has also won the Manga Taisho Award earlier this year, as well as many others.
source: Golden Kamuy official