B The Beginning is an ONA series in the psychological thriller and sci-fi genre. The anime series, which isn’t inspired a manga, is created by Kazuto Nakazawa and Production I.G. Originally broadcast on Netflix, the series first appeared in 2018. We also know the anime’s creative studio Production I.G. through anime series such as Haikyuu and Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 also featured on Netflix. The second season of the anime, called “Succession”, met with Netflix viewers on March 18, 2021. After the season consisting of 6 episodes in total, fans have already expected a third season. Because the second season was just short enough to remind fans of the show. So has Netflix renewed the anime for a third season?
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What was the plotline of the B The Beginning: Succession?
In the series created by Kazuto Nakazawa; When serial killer “B” begins to murder, talented detective Keith Flick returns to the royal police force. It is unclear whether young Koku, full of secrets, is an ally or a target. Although the second season of the series is not a complete sequel, it can be considered as an intermediate season. In the new season story; After Keith’s kidnapping and Koku’s old friend reappears, Killer B returns, and everyone is drawn into a royal conspiracy. In the opening part of the season, Kirisame, whom Koku has known since childhood but thought to be dead, asks Koku to join him in his struggle for new world order.
Will there be a third season of the anime?
The second season of the anime was announced a few months after the first season and was released on March 18, 2021, about three years later. However, Netflix has not yet renewed the anime for a third season. The second season of the series is very fresh, and Netflix will evaluate the ratings and evaluate for a new season order in the coming months. For the sequel of anime, we usually look at key factors such as manga source material status and disc sales, but ‘B The Beginning’ is an original production made directly for Netflix. The only main factor to continue is “Netflix’s willingness”. B: The Beginning popularity score is 77.7% on our list. The anime has no popularity in Japan, but as it is broadcast on Netflix worldwide, a new season is promising. In terms of the story, it is clear that the “B: The Beginning” series will continue, and many mysteries remain in the second season. The biggest mystery left is what the king, the mastermind behind the story, thought and executed the plan.
When is the third season of B: The Beginning?
We know from the previous season that the production time of the anime takes quite a long time. Production I.G has a few films for the upcoming period, while these studies are available, B: The Beginning new season works will take a few years. It seems that we will be able to see a new season of the series between 2023-2024.