KEY POINTS

  • Emma and Ray are recovering in an undisclosed location
  • The identities of the two new characters remain a mystery
  • "The Promised Neverland" Season 2, Episode 2 is scheduled to air Thursday

Emma, Ray and the other children finally escape from the Grace Field House. Freedom is beautiful, but for the kids, it is cruel. Ferocious demons and monsters attack the children Fortunately, they are saved by a mysterious girl and a big man.

"The Promised Neverland" Season 2, Episode 2 is likely going to reveal the identity of the two new characters. The future episodes may delve deeper into their origin stories. Interestingly, the end credits of the first episode show glimpses of the new characters' daily life in the outer world.

Fans can watch "The Promised Neverland" Season 2, Episode 2 online on Funimation and Hulu. The episode will be in Japanese with English subtitles.

Episode 2 is scheduled to broadcast Thursday, 11:25 a.m. ET.

In the debut episode of "The Promised Neverland" Season 2, Emma, Ray, Gilda and the other children from Grace Field House explore the dark forest.

Don notes the forest is enormous and almost endless. After fooling around for a while, the children resume their journey to find a safer place to spend the rest of the day or even weeks.

Emma warns the children against wandering off in the jungle as they are still being hunted by the demons. In the episode, Emma and Ray have a heart-to-heart as the latter apologizes to her and promises to protect the children at all costs. Later, Ray and the others examine William Minerva's pen. It turns out that it has a hidden message for them.

"If you need my help, come visit me. I am located at B06-32," the message from Minerva read. It remains to be seen if Emma and her friends will find Minerva in the brand-new world.

The cast members of "The Promised Neverland" Season 2 include Sumire Morohoshi as Emma, Mariya Ise as Ray, Shinei Ueki as Don, Lynn as Gilda, Shizuka Ishigami as Nat, Ai Kayano as Anna, Mari Hino as Thoma, Yuko Mori as Lannion, Mari Hino as Dominic, Erisa Kuon as Jemima, Coco Hayashi as Rossi, Nao Shiraki as Yvette, Hiyori Kono as Christie, Yoshino Aoyama as Alicia, Shinichiro Kamio as Sonju, Atsumi and Tanezaki as Mujika.

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