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How to watch ‘Tokyo Revengers’ – What’s on on Disney Plus

How to watch ‘Tokyo Revengers’ – What’s on on Disney Plus
How to watch ‘Tokyo Revengers’ – What’s on on Disney Plus

As Disney continues the global expansion of its streaming services, it has picked up different types of content to entertain subscribers, boost local content and appeal to a wider range of people. One area that Disney has made some big moves is in the world of Japanese anime, bringing some popular shows like “Bleach” onto its streaming platforms.

The latest addition to Disney’s vast catalog of content is the Japanese anime series, “Tokyo Revengers,” which has returned for a second season this year.


What is “Tokyo Revengers” about?

The series tells the story of Takemichi Hanagaki, who is already down on his luck, but is devastated to learn that the love of his life from high school has been killed by the criminal Tokyo Manji gang. While waiting for a train the very next day, Takemichi is pushed from behind into the path of an oncoming train. Prepared to die, he wakes up instead to find that he has traveled back in time twelve years and is once again a junior high school student. Now Takemichi can rewrite history by making different choices in hopes of preventing his lover from dying.

The series stars AJ Beckles, Lizzie Freeman, Aleks LeGriffin Puatu and John Omohundro.


How to watch ‘Tokyo Revengers’

Unfortunately, due to Disney’s broken streaming service structure, the second season of “Tokyo Revengers” is available on various streaming services around the world.

  • In the US, “Tokyo Revengers” is on Hulu.
  • Internationally, such as in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland and in the UK, the show is available on Disney+
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And just to confuse matters, Disney only has the rights to the second season, so to watch the first season, you have to watch it on Crunchyroll.

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Disney+ is currently available in more than 150 markets across North America, Europe, Asia/Pacific, Africa and Latin America.

To watch Disney+, you need to download the app on a supported device such as a Smart TV, mobile phone, Playstation, Xbox or on a dedicated streaming device such as a Roku, Amazon Fire Stick, Apple TV or Sky Q.

You can sign up on DisneyPlus.com from a browser on your desktop or mobile device, or by downloading the Disney+ app.


How many episodes are there in “Tokyo Revengers”?

Unfortunately, Liden Films has not officially revealed the number of episodes for the second season. The first season ran for 24 episodes. However, there are many insider reports that the second season will be much shorter, coming in at just 13 episodes.

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Here’s a rough guide to when new episodes


When will new “Tokyo Revengers” episodes be released on Disney+ / Hulu?

Because the series is simulcast around the world, when new episodes arrive on Disney+ varies slightly depending on where you live. The show debuts on Japanese TV Sunday morning at 2:08am. So in Australia and New Zealand the show falls on Sundays, but due to time zones the show is released on Saturdays in Europe and in Canada.

Here’s a rough idea of ​​when new episodes will be released:

Note: This is subject to change

  • Episode 1 – Saturday 7 January 2023 / Sunday 8 January 2023
  • Episode 2 – Saturday 14 January 2023 / Sunday 15 January 2023
  • Episode 3 – Saturday 21 January 2023 / Sunday 22 January 2023
  • Episode 4 – Saturday 28 January 2023 / Sunday 29 January 2023
  • Episode 5 – Saturday 4 February 2023 / Sunday 5 February 2023
  • Episode 6 – Saturday 11 February 2023 / Sunday 12 February 2023
  • Episode 7 – Saturday 18 February 2023 / Sunday 19 February 2023
  • Episode 8 – Saturday 25 February 2023 / Sunday 26 February 2023
  • Episode 9 – Saturday 4 March 2023 / Sunday 5 March 2023
  • Episode 10 – Saturday 11 March 2023 / Sunday 12 March 2023
  • Episode 11 – Saturday 18 March 2023 / Sunday 19 March 2023
  • Episode 12 – Saturday 25 March 2023 / Sunday 26 March 2023
  • Episode 13 – Saturday 1 April 2023 / Sunday 2 April 2023


When will new episodes of “Tokyo Revengers” be released on Disney+ / Hulu?

Unlike the usual release schedule for Disney+ Originals, Japanese anime works a little differently because it gets a worldwide simultaneous release.

New episodes are released at 2:08 a.m. Sunday mornings on Japanese local television, with the global release occurring about an hour after the first episode airs.

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So here’s a rough guide to when new episodes of “Tokyo Revengers” will be released on Disney+:

  • Japan – 02.08 (Sunday)
  • Australia Central – 04.38 (Sunday)
  • Pacific – 10.08 (Saturday) – Hulu in the US / Disney+ in Canada
  • East Coast – 13.08 (Saturday) – Hulu in the US / Disney+ in Canada
  • Great Britain/Ireland – 18.08 (Saturday)

Sometimes episodes may come a few minutes later as the servers are updated, so these times are accurate. The Disney+ front page usually updates about an hour later.


Can you stream “Tokyo Revengers” for free?

Due to the unique way that “Tokyo Revengers” is released worldwide, depending on where you live, it will affect whether you can watch the show as part of a free trial.

In the US, the show is released on Hulu, which offers a free one-month trial. However, in countries with Disney+, you will need a Disney+ subscription to watch “Tokyo Revengers,” and unfortunately, Disney+ does not offer a free trial. However, if you sign up for a monthly subscription, you can cancel your subscription after one month or when the series ends.


Where can I watch the first season of “Tokyo Revengers”?

The first season of “Tokyo Revengers” is currently unavailable on Disney’s streaming services. Instead, the first season can be found on Crunchyroll, which offers a 14-day free trial.


Will you be checking out “Tokyo Revengers” on Disney+ or Hulu this weekend?


Roger Palmer

Roger has been a Disney fan since he was a child and this interest has grown over the years. He has visited Disney parks all over the world and has a huge collection of Disney movies and collectibles. He is the owner of What’s On Disney Plus & DisKingdom. Email: [email protected] Twitter: Twitter.com/RogPalmerUK Facebook: Facebook.com/rogpalmeruk