If you’re into Japanese folklore, witches, and magic, Spirited Away is the perfect movie for you to watch on a lazy weekend. The anime movie features a young ten-year-old girl struggling to escape from a netherworld, the world of Kami. Things get tough, and she must battle some powerful witches to free herself and her parents. Spirited Away is a thrilling movie with lots of plot twists, mysteries, and a little bit of romance. It has been almost two decades since the movie’s release, and fans are curious to know whether it will ever get a sequel. Is it currently in the making? Or will it just be something that fans always want but never get. Keep on reading to find out the latest information regarding Spirited Away 2.
Spirited Away 2 Renewal and Release Date
Recently, rumors about the release of Spirited Away 2 have been on the rise. Unfortunately, there has been no official announcement from the producers. In fact, they have not even hinted towards the possibility of a sequel.
Spirited Away was produced by Studio Ghibli, and everyone knows that they always produce blockbusters. It is also important to note that the studio has never produced a sequel for any of its movies. This is because they prioritize credibility over profits and don’t want to produce any extra unnecessary movies. Thus, it is doubtful that fans will ever get a sequel to their favorite movie.
Spirited Away 2 Cast
If there is a second movie, the following cast members will return for sure.
Chihiro- voiced in Japanese by Rumi Hiiragi while Daveigh Chase voiced the character in English- The main character who gets stuck in the spirit world of Kami where she works in a witch’s bathhouse to try and find a way to escape.
Haku- voiced in Japanese by Miyu Irino and Jason Marsden voiced the character in English- a river spirit who helps Chihiro return to her world. They both also fall in love, breaking the spell cast on him and turning him back into a dragon.
Some new characters might also be added to the list to make the storyline more interesting.
Spirited Away deals with Chihiro, a ten-year-old girl, getting stuck in the spirit world while moving to her new house. She meets a boy in this world called Haku, who is the river spirit. He warns her to go back to her world as soon as possible, but Chihiro encounters a witch who turns her parents into pigs. She must figure out a way to turn them back into humans and leave this spirit world. Haku helps her in this quest, and they are successful. Haku also tells her that they will meet in the future. Spirited Away 2 will feature them meeting again and falling in love. It will focus on their growing relationship while they go on some exciting magical adventures.
Since the movie has not been renewed for a sequel, there isn’t a trailer. And we probably won’t get one for quite some time.