The Dangers in my Heart is a romantic comedy anime series based on the manga of the same name by Norio Sakurai. The first season aired from April to June 2023 and followed the quirky relationship between Kyotaro Ichikawa, a loner who fantasizes about killing his classmates, and Anna Yamada, a popular model and actress who has a crush on him. The anime was well-received by fans and critics for its hilarious and heartwarming moments, as well as its unique premise and characters.
But will there be a second season of The Dangers in my Heart? Here’s everything we know so far.
Will there be The Dangers in My Heart Season 2?
On the official Twitter account of the anime adaptation of The Dangers in My Heart (jap.: Boku no Kokoro no Yabai Yatsu) it was announced that it will receive a second season, which will be broadcast on Japanese television from January 2024. A video of the announcement can be found below.
The Dangers in My Heart Season 2 Release Date
Specific details, such as those involved in the production and a release date, are not yet known. As usual, we will of course keep you informed as soon as we have new information about the sequel.
As mentioned above, The Dangers in My Heart Season 2 is scheduled to air in January 2024. However, the exact date and time of the premiere have not been announced yet. We can expect more information to be revealed closer to the release date, such as the number of episodes, the opening and ending songs, and the streaming platforms.
Where Can You Watch The Dangers in My Heart?
The first season of The Dangers in My Heart was licensed by Sentai Filmworks for North America, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Scandinavia, and Nordic countries. The anime was also available for streaming on HIDIVE, Anime Digital Network, and other services depending on your region.
We can assume that The Dangers in My Heart Season 2 will be licensed by Sentai Filmworks as well, and that it will be streamed on the same platforms as the first season. However, this has not been confirmed yet, so we will update this article once we have more information.
The Dangers in My Heart Season 2 Plot
The second season of The Dangers in my Heart will likely adapt the remaining chapters of the manga, which ended with its eighth volume in June 2023. The manga has a total of 83 chapters, and the first season covered up to chapter 36.
The Dangers in My Heart Season 2 Trailer
There is no trailer for The Dangers in My Heart Season 2 yet, but we have an announcement teaser. The trailer will likely show some scenes from the upcoming episodes, as well as introduce new characters and themes. We will update this article once the trailer is available.
The Dangers in My Heart Characters, Cast & Anime Staff
The main characters and cast of The Dangers in My Heart are expected to return for the second season. They are:
- Kyotaro Ichikawa: voiced by Shun Horie
- Anna Yamada: voiced by Hina Yomiya
- Chihiro Kobayashi: voiced by Ayaka Asai
- Moeko Sekine: voiced by Megumi Han
- Serina Kurokawa: voiced by Rie Takahashi
- Haruya Noguchi: voiced by Junya Enoki
- Kana Ichikawa: voiced by Yukari Tamura
The anime staff of The Dangers in My Heart are also expected to return for the second season. They are:
- Director: Hiroaki Akagi
- Series Composition: Jukki Hanada
- Character Design: Yukari Hibino
- Music: Kensuke Ushio
- Animation Studio: Shin-Ei Animation
I. Characters & Cast
Kyotaro Ichikawa is the main protagonist of The Dangers in my Heart. He is a middle school boy who has a dark and twisted personality. He often fantasizes about killing his classmates, especially Anna Yamada, whom he considers his ultimate target. He is also interested in murder methods, human anatomy, and horror movies. However, he is not a complete sociopath, as he also has a kind and gentle side that he shows to Anna and his friends. He gradually falls in love with Anna and becomes more open and honest with his feelings.
Anna Yamada is the main heroine of The Dangers in my Heart. She is a middle school girl who is a famous model and actress. She is very popular with both boys and girls, but she has a clumsy and naive side that makes her oblivious to many things. She likes to eat snacks in the library, where she meets Kyotaro for the first time. She develops a crush on him and tries to get closer to him, despite his cold and aloof attitude. She is also very possessive and jealous of Kyotaro, and does not hesitate to show her affection for him.
Chihiro Kobayashi is Anna’s childhood friend and classmate. She is a smart and sensible girl who often acts as the straight man to Anna’s antics. She is unaware of the feelings of Kyotaro and Anna, as well as her own feelings for Haruya Noguchi, who used her as a bait to approach Anna.
Moeko Sekine is Kyotaro’s childhood friend and classmate. She is a cheerful and energetic girl who likes to tease Kyotaro and Anna about their relationship. She is also good at sports and martial arts, and often protects Kyotaro from bullies.
Serina Kurokawa is Kyotaro’s classmate and the president of the drama club. She is a beautiful and talented girl who has a crush on Kyotaro. She tries to seduce him by inviting him to join the drama club and acting out romantic scenes with him. She is also very competitive and arrogant, and looks down on Anna.
Haruya Noguchi is Kyotaro’s classmate and the vice president of the drama club. He is a handsome and charismatic boy who has a crush on Anna. He tries to woo her by using Chihiro as a bridge and acting out romantic scenes with her. He is also very manipulative and cunning, and does not care about hurting others’ feelings.
Kana Ichikawa is Kyotaro’s younger sister who attends the same school as him. She is a cute and innocent girl who loves her brother very much. She often visits him in the library and brings him snacks. She is also very curious about Kyotaro’s relationship with Anna.
II. Anime Staff
Hiroaki Akagi is the director of The Dangers in My Heart anime series. He is known for his work on other comedy anime such as Teasing Master Takagi-san, Kaguya-sama: Love is War, Karakai Jouzu no (Moto) Takagi-san, Hina Logic from Luck & Logic, Tsurezure Children, etc.
Jukki Hanada is the series composer of The Dangers in My Heart anime series. He is known for his work on other romance anime such as Steins;Gate, Love Live! School Idol Project, Love Live! Sunshine!!, Bloom Into You, Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai!, No Game No Life, etc.
Yukari Hibino is the character designer of The Dangers in My Heart anime series. He is known for his work on other anime such as Teasing Master Takagi-san, Karakai Jouzu no (Moto) Takagi-san, Hina Logic from Luck & Logic, etc.
Kensuke Ushio is the music composer of The Dangers in My Heart anime series. He is known for his work on other anime such as A Silent Voice, Devilman Crybaby, Japan Sinks 2020, Liz and the Blue Bird, Ping Pong the Animation, Space Dandy, etc.
Shin-Ei Animation is the animation studio of The Dangers in My Heart anime series. It is known for its work on other anime such as Teasing Master Takagi-san, Karakai Jouzu no (Moto) Takagi-san, Doraemon, Crayon Shin-chan, Tonari no Seki-kun, etc.