After nearly 3 years ‘Rascal Does Not Dream Of Bunny Girl Sempai’ is returning with a sequel. On September 24, During the Aniplex online fest, it was announced that bunny girl sempai will be getting a sequel anime.
It is not confirmed if the upcoming sequel is going to be a season or a film. The project will adapt the light novels ‘Rascal Does Not Dream Of A Sister Venturing Out’, and ‘Rascal Does Not Dream Of A Knapsack Kid’ as the next two arcs. These two novels are the 8th and 9th volumes of the series.The series will be animated by Studio cloverWorks. The release date for the sequel is yet to be announced. Along with the announcement, a teaser trailer has also been released.
- Studio: CloverWorks
- Director: Soichi Masui
- Character Designer: Satomi Tamura
- Script Writer: Masahiro Yokotani
During a special Program Attended by the cast and Author, A Key visual has also been revealed for the upcoming sequel.
About Rascal Does Not Dream Of Bunny Girl Sempai
Rascal Does Not Dream Of Bunny Girl Sempai is a Japanese light novel series written by Hajime Kamoshida and illustrated by Keji Mizoguchi. It started publishing in 2014 and is still an ongoing with a total of 11 volumes published till date. The series got an anime adaptation by CloverWorks, which aired from October to December 2018, covering the first 5 volumes of the light novel. Then in 2019 it got an film adaptation titled “Rascal Does Not Dream Of A Dreaming Girl” Which adapted the volme 6 and 7 of the series. On 24 September 2022, a sequel has been announced for the series which will cover volume 8 “Rascal Does Not Dream Of A Knapsack Kid“ And volume 9 “Rascal Does Not Dream Of A Knapsack Kid“.
Yen Press describes the “Rascal Does Not Dream Of A Sister Venturing Out” light novel as:-
After a draining December, Sakuta is quickly nearing the end of his second year of high school. Since Mai is a third-year student, they don’t have much time left together before graduation rolls around. Meanwhile, his sister, Kaede, is slowly but steadily venturing outdoors again. Just as she begins to find her footing, she announces her most ambitious goal yet—attending her brother’s high school! Sakuta knows better than anyone how difficult this will be for Kaede, and he’s ready to support her however he can. He’s just not sure if that’s what’s best for her…or what she really wants…
Yen Press describes the “Rascal Does Not Dream Of A Knapsack Kid“ light novel as:-
Finally, the day of Mai’s high school graduation has arrived. While Sakuta eagerly waits for his girlfriend, an elementary schooler who looks exactly like her appears before him. Suspicious, and for all the wrong reasons… Meanwhile, Sakuta and Kaede’s father suddenly calls, saying that their mother wants to see her daughter. She was hospitalized because Kaede’s condition had been too much for her to bear, so what could she possibly want now?