The TV anime adaptation of Paru Itagaki’s Beastars is one of the most critically-received anime this year. And now, the anime’s staff have officially announced that it is getting a second season.

This new season promises to continue the story from the award-winning manga, as well as as introduce some new characters.

Previously, Netflix has confirmed that the anime will debut in the streaming service outside of Japan in early 2020. Expect the staff to reveal more details about the second season, as well as the Netflix streaming, very soon.

Synopsis (via Viz Media):

One night at Cherryton Academy, an herbivore student is brutally murdered. Among the members of the Drama Club, the herbivores’ suspicions naturally turn to their carnivore classmates… The prime suspect? Wolf Legoshi. But he wouldn’t hurt a fly. Or would he? Will dwarf rabbit Haru bring out the beast in him? Or are his feelings for her…something else?

Source: Comic Natalie