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VIZ Media Announces North American License for One-Punch Man Season 2

May 19, 2018 | Posted by Jeffrey Harris
One-Punch Man

VIZ Media this week announced that it has secured the master license for the second season of the smash-hit anime series, One-Punch Man. The license for the show covers the digital streaming, TV broadcast, EST, home media and merchandising rights for the property inf North America, Latin America and Oceania.

VIZ Media also has the exclusive North American publishing rights for the manga series for One-Punch Man. The announcement was made ahead of VIZ Media showcasing the property at the upcoming annual Licensing Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada from May 22-May 24.

One-Punch Man is based on the best-selling manga series created by ONE and illustrated by Yusuke Murata. The story depicts the young man named Saitama, who decides to become a superhero for fun. After three years of “special” training, he discovers that he is so strong and powerful, he can defeat any opponent with just a single punch. As a result, his life of a superhero starts to become a bit of a bore when you’re so strong.

More details on Season 2 will be revealed later on.

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