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Radiant S02 E18: Everything We Know

January 29, 2020
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‘Radiant’ is a unique shounen anime that has been adapted from a French Comic book that goes by the same name. Lately, it has been getting a lot of mixed reviews from the anime community but if you’re into typical fantasy shounen anime that has a vibrant cast of characters, you should check it out. And if you have been watching it already, here is everything you need to know about its next episode.

Radiant Season 2 Episode 18 Release Date: When will it premiere?

‘Radiant’ season 1 premiered on October 6, 2018 and with a total of 21 episodes, it ended on February 23, 2019. Soon after this, ‘Radiant’ season 2 released on October 2, 2019, and so far, this season has aired 17 episodes. ‘Radiant’ season 2 episode 18, is scheduled to release on February 5, 2020 at 7:25 PM JST.

‘Radiant’ is directed by Seiji Kishi and Daisei Fukuoka, and its script has been written by Makoto Uezu. Its animation has been done by Lerche Studio, which is also known for its work in ‘Given‘ and ‘Danganronpa‘. Masato Koda is composing the music of the series and its characters have been designed by Nozomi Kawano.

Where to Watch Radiant Season 2 Episode 18 English Dub Online?

The English Dub of ‘Radiant’ is available on Funimation. You can also stream the anime on Crunchyroll with original Japanese audio and English subtitles.

Radiant Spoilers:

The main character of ‘Radiant’ is a young boy named Seth. Two white horns protrude out of his skull indicating that he is infected, and is a sorcerer. He is extremely reckless, foolish at times, and always stays in his own imaginary world. Because of his sheltered upbringing as child, he used to be quite naive about the world around him. There was a time when he was so ignorant that he ended up attacking a cow, assuming that it is a monster of some sort. Even after he grows up, nothing about him really changes and his ignorance of the world around him reaches a point where even his own guardians start despising him.

Adding to this, the fact that he lives in a world where Sorcerers like him are often persecuted makes things even worse for him. Despite all of his gimmicks of foolishness, it’s his strong sense of justice that makes him stand out. While most other people live in the fear of monstrous beings—called Nemesis—that fall out of the sky, Seth desires to destroy them.

As anticipated, the Nemesis start falling out of the sky one day and raise havoc in Seth’s village. And anyone who even dares to come in contact with these ghastly beings either ends up dying or gets gravely injured. Seth sees this as an opportunity to prove his worth and realizes that he is the only one who can save his village. To end this war between humans and the Nemesis, he sets out on a journey to destroy the very source of the Nemesis—the mythical Radiant. This grand adventure not only allows him to learn a lot more about his own magical abilities but also helps him bring about a world where sorcerers like him are more acceptable.

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