As One Punch Man returns! However, this isn’t season two of Saitama’s story, it is, in fact, something completely different. One Punch Man fans that have eagerly been awaiting the return of the anime, but will now be given a One Punch Man CD Drama in the meantime. One Punch Man Maji CD Drama is set to be released on September 27th, with a song and images recently released of the new installment of Saitama’s story on One Punch Man’s official social accounts.
【アニメイト「ワンパンマン マジCD VOL.01」購入特典】— TVアニメ「ワンパンマン」公式 (@opm_anime) July 31, 2017
The CD drama will feature characters and voice actors of the series such as Makoto Furukawa (Voice actor of Saitama), Kaito Ishikawa (Genos), Yuki Kaji (Speed-o’-Sound Sonic), Hiroki Yasumoto (King), Masaya Onosaka (Puri-Puri Prisoner and Saori Hayami (Hellish Blizard). The group has been photographed together, as they work on the next audio adventure for Saitama, as well as some of the other popular characters from the anime.
9/27発売「ワンパンマン マジCD VOL.01」オーディオドラマのキャストコメントと集合写真も公開！皆様楽しく収録していただきました！ #onepunchman https://t.co/x0YqG30vYQ pic.twitter.com/iNpPS1tWk3— TVアニメ「ワンパンマン」公式 (@opm_anime) August 3, 2017
A video with the new song has recently been released and shared on One Punch Man’s official Twitter and YouTube accounts, which you can watch just below.
9/27発売「ワンパンマン マジCD VOL.01」詳細発表！あらすじ、キャスト、イメージソングの情報を公開！オーディオドラマは約55分の大ボリューム！代わりにトークが短くなってしまい申し訳ございません。 #onepunchman https://t.co/Z0ZRXM7ait pic.twitter.com/tqNNo7JcZH— TVアニメ「ワンパンマン」公式 (@opm_anime) August 3, 2017
Season two of One Punch Man isn’t expected to be released for quite some time, with next year being an expected time frame, although that hasn't been confirmed yet. For now, Saitama fans will have this CD drama that they can enjoy in the meantime. Season one of the series focused predominantly on the Heroes of the show, however, season two will introduce the Villain Association. This organization will test the mysterious power of Saitama further after he easily blew away every enemy he came across, in season one of the series.
Manga creator ONE began One-Punch Man as a webcomic, which quickly went viral, garnering over 10 million hits. In addition to One-Punch Man, ONE writes and draws the series Mob Psycho 100 and Makai no Ossan.