Why One-Punch Man: Season 2’s Animation Is So Different
A new One-Punch Man Season 2 trailer has arrived, garnering nearly 1.5 million views on IGN in less than 24 hours – but after watching it, some fans feel like they’ve taken a punch to the gut, with the animation being far from a knock-out.
Many fan reactions on social media seem to criticize the trailer’s animation style, with viewers noticing the prevalence of 3DCG, lack of action, odd pacing, and overall less-than-stellar quality. Dozens of comments were posted on IGN’s One-Punch Man trailer, including one from user omgseriouslydude which called the animation “plain” with “a lot of still frames and flash animation-like movements,” compared to the Season 1 approach. Check out a selection of fan reactions below: