Fruits Basket is a Japanese Romedy Comedy Supernatural anime series. The series is the adaptation of a Japanese manga series, Fruits Basket. The anime series released in April 2019 on TMS Entertainment. Yoshihide Ibata is the creator of the anime series. Though, the original series released in 2001, directed by Akitaro Daichi. The series received many spin-offs down the line. Almost each of them got appreciated.
About the Show:
The show revolves around the life of Tohru Honda. Tohru is a high school student. She decides to live with her grandfather after her mother dies in a tragic car accident. After the demise of her mother, the family members become insensitive towards her. Due to which, she leaves to live with her grandfather. Tohru later begins to live in a tent while supporting herself. Afterward, she manages to find a place to live. Yuki Soma one of the popular students of her school is already living there. He lives with his cousin, Shigure.
On her first day, Yuki gets attacked by Kyo. Kyo is the cousin of Yuki and Shigure. As Tohru intervenes in the fight, she holds back Shigure. To her surprise, Shigure turns into an orange-furred cat. Kyu Soma suffers from a curse. The twelve members of his family are under the curse of the Chinese zodiac signs. They turn into the zodiac animals when they are under stress, or angry or receive hugs. Tohru promises to keep this secret to herself. She decides to free them from this curse. On her journey, she comes across all twelve of the spirits with different personalities. Each personality based on the traits of the zodiac animals.
Fruits Basket Season 2 details:
After the release of the first season, the fans waited eagerly for the second season to roll out. The good news is that the second season of the series released on 7 April 2020. However, the 14th season is yet to release. Since the episodes are coming on time, we can expect the episode to come out either this week or the following. Make sure that you align your time with the Japanese time zone.
- Laura Bailey as Tohru Honda
- Eric Vale as Yuki Soma
- Jerry Jewell as Kyo Soma
- John Burgmeiser as Shigure Soma