Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon Season 2 Confirmed with New Poster

yashahime season 2

The final episode of Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon revealed that a season 2 is on the way. The last episode in the first season aired on March 20, 2021. The TV anime’s official website uploaded a new poster with Sesshomaru’s daughter, Towa Higurashi, to promote the sequel story. The author of the manga also provided a statement, which we have translated below. [Thanks, Dengeki!]

The TV anime Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon is based on an original manga by Rumiko Takahashi. The title is a sequel to the Inuyasha series that follows Sesshomaru and Rin’s twin daughters, Towa Higurashi and Setsuna, along with Inuyasha and Kagome’s daughter, Moroha. The teaser poster for season 2 of Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon prominently features Towa.

Yashahime season 2 poster

Additionally, the writer and illustrator of Yashahime‘s manga, Rumiko Takahashi, provided a statement on season 2’s announcement below.

I looked forward to watching [the TV anime show] every week. The first season ended in a very tough spot, but I’m sure the second season will be even more exciting with uncovering various mysteries and the older generation missing.
And what’s going to happen to Setsuna?

In related news, Good Smile Company recently revealed figures for Towa, Setsuna, and Moroha. Pre-orders are open now, and the figures will release in July 2021.

There is no release window yet for Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon season 2. However, fans in North America can watch the first season on Crunchyroll, Funimation, and Hulu.

Oni Dino
Oni Dino is a Japanese-English translator, localization editor, and podcaster. He has several video game credits and regularly translates columns from Masahiro Sakurai and Shigeru Miyamoto. When not knee-deep in a JRPG and wishing games had more environmental story-telling, he's attending industry events and interviewing creative auteurs to share their stories.