The most adorable monsters you’ve ever seen are storming the shores of Crunchyroll!

Earlier today, Crunchyroll announced that they will stream the second season of Kaiju Girls as part of their Winter 2018 simulcasts. The series will stream in all regions outside of Asia starting on January 9, at 6:30AM Pacific (9:30AM Eastern).

Kaiju Girls is based on Tsuburaya’s Ultraman franchise. The show is being helmed by Minoru Ashina (Lord Marksman and Vanadis, Spelunker Sensei) at studios Medicrie and Studio Puyukai, with Yasuharu Takanashi (Fairy Tail, Sailor Moon Crystal) scoring the soundtrack. Several artists contributed character designs to the original project, including:

  • Bakutendo
  • Hiroshi Tani
  • Jirō Tomioka
  • minoa (Nitroplus)
  • Namaniku ATK (Nitroplus)
  • Nekokan Masshigura (Nitroplus)
  • Nekosuke Okuma (Nitroplus)

Crunchyroll describes the show as:

The battles between mankind and Kaiju are in the distant past.

Now, souls of those giant monsters are manifesting in the young women called “Kaiju Girls.”

Having become full-fledged members of GIRLS, Agira, Miclas, and Windom are growing into productive members of the organization, with fulfilled lives.

But one day, a new breed of Shadows is reported to be causing trouble.

Meanwhile, another member of GIRLS, Alien Guts, is experiencing a strange change…

Source: Crunchyroll