The premiere airing of the Mushishi anime special announced that a second season of the Mushishi television anime series has been green-lit and will premiere on Japanese television in April 2014.
The new season is being produced by Artland, and is being directed by Hiroshi Nagahama. Yoshihiko Umakoshi is designing the characters, and Toshio Masuda is composing the music. Yuto Nakano and Mika Doi are also reprising their roles as Ginko and the narrating voice.
FUNimation Entertainment released the first season of the Mushishi in North America.