Do you also flip channels over and over again only to get stuck on the sports channel? Or get your adrenaline rush watching WWE? Then you must have watched Megalo Box. Even if you have not you must check it out. It has a thematic resemblance with the manga called Ashita No Joe. Megalo Box is a very interesting anime that has worked its way under the sports genre as it is centered around boxing. Writers Katsuhiko Manabe and Kensaku Kojima framed an amazing plot with soulful details and director Yō Moriyama maintained the spirit of good work as he directed Megalo Box. The show has two seasons as of now and both the seasons of the show have the same set of writers and directors. This helps maintain the consistency of the show throughout changing seasons. The studio of well-known TMS entertainment also helped put the whole show together in both seasons. The first was networked on JNN (TBS, BS-TBS) and Adult Swim while the second networked on Tokyo MX, B11. Crunchyroll also aired the intriguing content of Megalo Box. Season one and season two both have a successful run of thirteen episodes. This anime originated from the typical place of animes, that is, Japan. The setting and plot both parts of the show have good details that uplift the show.
Megalo Box Season 3 Release Date
Megalo Box has a good run of thirteen episodes that hit the screens at consistent intervals. The first seasons’ episodes launched from April 6, 2018, to June 29, 2018. Megalo Box Season 2 started on April 4, 2021, and ended on June 27, 2021. The success of the first two seasons has left the audience wanting more of the show and hence, a third is highly anticipated by the fans. Its fame has earned it a high critique such as 7.8 out of 10 by IMDb. TMS Entertainment has not announced any cancellation of the show yet but also has no official release date.
|Megalo Box Season 1 Release Date||6 April 2018|
|Megalo Box Season 2 Release Date||4 April 2021|
|Megalo Box Season 3 Release Date||Not Announced Yet|
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Megalo Box Recap
The plots of Megalo Box are carried out in a similar set of a metropolis area called ‘Administrative Area’. The world of Megalo Box has string discrimination among their citizens because only those living in the Administrative are licensed, citizens. The outcasts seem to live in the ‘Restricted Area’ that is on the outskirts and slum area of the town. Megalo Boxing is a hyped activity in both areas. This is similar to normal boxing; the only notable addition is the sporting of extra accessories like an exoskeleton. This makes the fights more dangerous and powerful. The plot revolves around adventurous fights and commendable boxers in the Megalo Boxing universe. One of the prominent fights is Joe or Junk Dog whose narrative takes the story forward.
Megalo Box Characters
The first major character is a strong and inspiring personality called Joe who has been voiced by Yoshimasa Hosoya in Japanese and Kaiji Tang in English. He is shown to be an underground boxer who was living on the outskirts of the city. Unfortunately, he had no other scope but to fight as a boxer since that was his easiest means to make money which he was in dire need of. In the second season, he had the title of ‘Moniker’. Even in the second season, he fought for money again but this time his reason was different. In the second season, his reason was to get money for painkiller addiction. The second significant character was Gansaku Nanbu who was given vocals by Shirō Saitō in Japanese and Jason Marnocha in English. He was the manager, coach, and gambler of Joe. Even though he coerced Joe into the boxing fights, he had a strong faith in his potential. The character portraying the role of Megaboxing champion was Yuri who was voiced by Hiroki Yasumoto in Japanese and Lex Lang in English.
Where To Watch Megalo Box?
Megalo Box has been streamed on several platforms. The seasons of Megalo Box are shown on Hulu, Crunchyroll, and other OTT platforms like Netflix. If you are looking for an introduction and snippet of the show, the trailers, and remarkable scenes are available on YouTube. Let us know what you think of both the seasons of Megalo Box and the launch of the third season. Check out the updates on other similar content and entertaining spices on our website.