The official Twitter account Helck revealed a new trailer for the anime’s second cour on Sep 16, 2023, previewing the new opening theme song.
The opening theme song for Helck cour 2 is performed by Aimi and is titled “HELP”.
A new visual was also revealed along with the trailer.
Cour 1 of the anime started airing from July 12, 2023.
Main cast includes:
- Katsuyuki Konishi as Helck
- Mikako Komatsu as Vamirio (Vermilio)
- Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Azudra
- Akira Ishida as Hon
- Shiki Aoki as Asuta
- Haruka Shiraishi as Isuta
- Director: Tatsuo Sato
- Scenario: Toshizo Nemoto/Mitsutaka Hirota
- Anime Character Design: Yoshinori Deno
- Music: Yoshihisa Hirano
Helck is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Nanaki Nanao. It was serialized in Shogakukan’s Ura Sunday website and MangaONE app from May 2014 to December 2017, with its chapters collected into twelve tankobon volumes.
In June 2022, Viz Media announced that they licensed the series for English publication.
A spin-off manga titled Piwi: Fushigi na Ikimono was serialized in the MangaONE app from July 16 to Oct 8, 2018. A prequel manga titled Völundio: Divergent Sword Saga began serialization in the Ura Sunday website and the MangaONE app on Aug 31, 2020. It has been collected into three tankōbon volumes as of February 2022.