Golden Kamuy episode credits (season 2)

Episode 13: Edogai-kun

Airing date: 8 October 2018

  • Screenplay: Takagi Noboru
  • Storyboard: Okita Miyana
  • Episode director: Miyoshi Masato
  • Animation supervisors: Miyanishi Tamako, Iwata Koudai, Uenishi Maya

Trivia:

  • This episode covers chapters 70-76 in the manga.
  • The new opening theme, Reimei (sayuri x MY FIRST STORY), is played during the credit roll to black background.
  • First appearance: Edogai Yasaku (Uchida Yuuma), Cikapasi (Watanabe Akeno), Maeyama (Ishikari Yuuki)

Locations:

  • Otaru (Hijikata, Tsurumi)
  • Yubari (Tsukishima)
  • en route from Naganuma to Yubari (Sugimoto)

Tattooed skins collected (14 of 24 convicts left)

Sugimoto: 5

Tsurumi: 1

Hijikata: 6

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Episode 14: Magaimono (Imitation)

Airing date: 15 October 2018

  • Screenplay: Yoshinaga Aya
  • Storyboard, episode director: Egami Kiyoshi
  • Animation supervisors: Nakamura Katsutoshi, Ito Yuji

Trivia:

  • This episode covers chapters 78-81 in the manga.

  • It’s the first episode in which we can see the opening and ending clips in full. Masashi Kudo took care of the ending clip.

Locations:

  • Otaru (Tsurumi)
  • Yubari (Tsukishima, Hijikata, Sugimoto)

Tattooed skins collected (13 of 24 convicts left)

Sugimoto: 5

Tsurumi: 2 + 5 fakes

Hijikata: 6

Episode 15: Mukashi no hanashi wo shiyou (Let’s talk about the old days)

Airing date: 22 October 2018

  • Screenplay: Takagi Noboru
  • Storyboard: Mori Takeshi
  • Episode director: Nakagawa Satoshi
  • Animation supervisors: Yamanaka Masahiro, Ashiya Kouhei, Onishi Hideaki

Trivia:

  • This episode covers chapters 81 to 87 in the manga, cutting parts in chapters 83, 84, 85, and 86.
  • Nakamura Yuuichi made a guest appearance as young Hijikata, while Nakai Kazuya voiced young Nagakura Shinpachi.
  • First appearance: Inudou Shirosuke (Hashi Takaya)

Locations:

  • Otaru (Tsurumi)
  • Ashibetsu (Hijikata)
  • Yubari (Sugimoto)

Tattooed skins collected (13 of 24 convicts left)

Sugimoto: 5

Tsurumi: 2 + 5 fakes

Hijikata: 6

Episode 16: Asahikawa dai-shichi shidan sennyuu dai-sakusen (The Great Plan to Infiltrate the 7th Division in Asahikawa)

Airing date: 29 October 2018

  • Screenplay: Takagi Noboru
  • Storyboard, episode director: Ishikawa Taketomo
  • Animation supervisor: Hinata Masaki

Trivia:

  • This episode adapts chapters 92, 93, 94, 95, 97.
  • First appearance: Arisaka Narizou (Shimada Bin), Suzukawa Kiyohiro (Kusunoki Taiten)

  • Hyperbole made the cuts of Ainu folklore in the episode.

Locations:

  • Otaru (Tsurumi)
  • Asahikawa (Hijikata, Sugimoto)

Tattooed skins collected (12 of 24 convicts left)

Sugimoto: 6

Tsurumi: 2 + 5 fakes

Hijikata: 7

Episode 17: Hara no Naka (Inside the Belly)

Airing date: 5 November 2018

  • Screenplay: Yoshinaga Aya
  • Storyboard: Okita Miyana
  • Episode director: Fukase Shige
  • Animation supervisor: Yagi Motoki, Wada Takaaki, Hirano Emi

Trivia:

  • First appearance: Koito Otonoshin (Konishi Katsuyuki)

Locations:

  • Otaru (Tsurumi)
  • Asahikawa (Hijikata)
  • Daisetsuzan (Sugimoto)

Tattooed skins collected (12 of 24 convicts left)

Sugimoto: 6

Tsurumi: 2 + 5 fakes

Hijikata: 7

Episode 18: Ani-Nekko (Ani Roots)

Airing date: 12 November 2018

  • Screenplay: Yoshinaga Aya
  • Storyboard, episode director: Toba Akira
  • Animation supervisor: Kozono Naho

Trivia:

  • First appearance: Kenkichi (Sasaki Hiroo). Sasaki is an Akita native. Kenkichi and the other Akita characters speak in Akita dialect in the episode. Sasaki tweeted that it’s the first time for him to be in such situation, which was a very valuable experience.

Locations:

  • On the way to Kushiro (Sugimoto, Tanigaki)

Tattooed skins collected (12 of 24 convicts left)

Sugimoto: 6

Tsurumi: 2 + 5 fakes

Hijikata: 7

Episode 19: Kamuy Hopunire

Airing date: 19 November 2018

  • Screenplay: Yoshinaga Aya
  • Storyboard: Okita Miyana
  • Episode director: Suzuki Takuo
  • Animation supervisor: Uchida Hiroshi

Trivia:

  • First appearance: Kirawus (Maeno Tomoaki), Hanazawa Koujirou (Houki Katsuhisa)

Locations:

  • Otaru (Tsurumi)
  • Kushiro (Sugimoto)

Tattooed skins collected (12 of 24 convicts left)

Sugimoto: 6

Tsurumi: 4 + 5 fakes

Hijikata: 7

Episode 20: Aoi Me (Blue Eyes)

Airing date: 26 November 2018

  • Screenplay: Irie Shingo
  • Storyboard, episode director, animation supervisor: Higashide Futoshi

Trivia:

  • First appearance: Kadokura (Yasuhara Yoshito), Usami (Matsuoka Yoshitsugu), Mizushima Yuu (Toni Anji)
  • Veteran animator Higashide Futoshi was especially asked to storyboard, direct, and animate this episode by himself. Director Nanba Hitoshi previously replied to a fan, saying that the episode might feel different from the other episodes up to that point since it’s Higashide’s solo work.

Locations:

  • Otaru (Tsurumi)
  • Kushiro (Sugimoto)

Tattooed skins collected (12 of 24 convicts left)

Sugimoto: 6

Tsurumi: 4 + 5 fakes

Hijikata: 7

Episode 21: Kishuu no Oto (The Sound of an Ambush)

Airing date: 3 December 2018

  • Screenplay: Yoshinaga Aya
  • Storyboard: Kamei Kanta
  • Episode director: Fukase Shige
  • Animation supervisor: Miyanishi Tamako, Hinata Masaki

Locations:

  • Kitami (Sugimoto, Hijikata)
  • Nemuro (Tsurumi)

Tattooed skins collected (11 of 24 convicts left)

Sugimoto: 7

Tsurumi: 4 + 5 fakes

Hijikata: 8

Episode 22: Shingetsu no Yoru ni (On the Night of a New Moon)

Airing date: 10 December 2018

  • Screenplay: Tanimura Daishirou
  • Storyboard, episode director: Egami Kiyoshi
  • Animation supervisor: Nakamura Katsutoshi, Hyoudo Masaru

Locations:

  • Abashiri (Sugimoto, Hijikata, Tsurumi)

Tattooed skins collected (11 of 24 convicts left)

Sugimoto: 7

Tsurumi: 4 + 5 fakes

Hijikata: 8

Episode 23: Juurin (Overwhelmed)

Airing date: 17 December 2018

  • Screenplay: Takagi Noboru
  • Storyboard: Mori Takeshi
  • Episode director: Miyoshi Masato, Ishikawa Taketomo
  • Animation supervisor: Oonishi Hideaki, Yagi Motoki, Yamanaka Masahiro, Uenishi Maya, Ashiya Kohei

Locations:

  • Abashiri (Sugimoto, Hijikata, Tsurumi)

Tattooed skins collected (11 of 24 convicts left)

Sugimoto: 7

Tsurumi: 4 + 5 fakes

Hijikata: 8

Golden Kamuy illustrations by Ashiya Kouhei

Episode 24: Koou (Callout)

Airing date: 24 December 2018

  • Screenplay: Takagi Noboru
  • Storyboard: Nanba Hitoshi
  • Episode director: Fukase Shige
  • Animation supervisor: Hirano Emi, Kozono Naho, Wada Takaaki

Trivia:

  • In a tweet, Director Nanba Hitoshi explained that Ookawa Tooru (Roy Mustang in the first Fullmetal Alchemist anime, narrator in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure) voices Koito Heiji. He comes from Kagoshima, so he could speak the dialect fluently.

Locations:

  • Abashiri (Hijikata, Tsurumi)
  • Karafuto/Sakhalin (Asirpa)
  • On the way to Karafuto (Sugimoto)

Tattooed skins collected (11 of 24 convicts left)

Sugimoto: 0

Tsurumi: 10 + 5 fakes

Hijikata: 8

List of short anime Golden Douga Gekijou

Number Subtitle Airing date (all 2018) Manga chapter
#12 Watching… 9 October
#13 Excerpt from Edogai-kuuun’s “Fake Human Skin” Production Diary 16 October
#14 Woodcock’s love fortune telling 23 October
#15 Wait, Shiraishi 30 October
#16 Screeching (Uki–) 6 November
#17 Sey-pirakka 13 November
#18 Ezo Pika 20 November
#19 Kushiro Matagi Fortitude 27 November
#20 Can you say it properly? 4 December
#21 Toot (Ppyuu) 11 December
#22 Two Little Moles 18 December