Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid

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  • TV-14
  • 2005
  • 3 Seasons
  • 7.9  (2,801)

Contrary to its subtitle, Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid is the third series offering from the Full Metal Panic! series of Japanese anime. The Second Raid is a 13 episode series that continues the series only a few months directly after the final events of the original series (which is simply titled Full Metal Panic!; the second series, known as Full Metal Panic? Fumoffu is a more comedic companion series to "FMP!"). The series continues its focus on the lives of the teenage military agent Sosuke Sagara of the Mithril organization and his proactive VIP classmate Kaname Chidori. FMP! The Second Raid takes its story from series creator Shoji Gatoh's original light novels titled "The End of Day by Day," and begin three months after Sosuke and Chidori's encounter with the Tuatha de Danaan (a ship) at the end of Full Metal Panic! Sosuke's organization, Mithril, learns that a secret organization has the equipment and capabilities to disrupt the frequently utilized ECS, or Electronic Conceal System. With this organization, calling itself "Amalgam," able to disrupt ECS, it is able to jeopardize many stealth infiltration missions by other entities, including those conducted by Mithril. How Amalgam was able to acquire this "Black Technology," is from contact and dealing with the various beings nicknamed the "Whispered." Whispered are humans that became noticed around the mid 1980's within the series and highly intelligent enough to possess extremely advanced knowledge of intricate systems like robotics, complex mathematics, and various other disciplines that come into play when designing such beyond-normal devices as the series' mechanical Arm Slaves, as well as the ECS. Due to the new threat of this Amalgam and its Black Technology, Sosuke's ongoing mission of protecting Chidori, who is also a a member of the Whispered "race," is terminated. Chidori is now overseen and protected by a Mithril agent known only as Wraith.

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Seasons
The Continuing Day by Day
13. The Continuing Day by Day
October 19, 2005
Believing that the worst has happened to Kaname, darkness threatens to overtake Sousuke as well. But a mercenary must set his own path... Even if it leads to math class!
Burning Hong Kong
12. Burning Hong Kong
October 12, 2005
Chinese hostilities have reached fever pitch as the countdown to war hastens ever closer. The encrypted message has wound its way throughout the ravaged city, and Sousuke has pursued it to the end target... and a dreaded face from the past.
His Problem
11. His Problem
October 5, 2005
As the Chinese conflict rages on, Amalgam is counting on both sides of the divided nation to crack. Sousuke has abandoned his post to roam the empty streets of Hong Kong.
Two Hong Kongs
10. Two Hong Kongs
September 28, 2005
The Special Response Team is headed for Hong Kong. A rogue AS has appeared in the city, randomly destroying entire neighborhoods only to quickly vanish in the rubble.
Her Problem
9. Her Problem
September 21, 2005
Reeling from Sousuke's sudden absence, Kaname panics at the notion that she is being watched. True to her nature, she decides to take the proactive approach and not play the victim, becoming the hunter under rainy skies.
Jungle Groove
8. Jungle Groove
September 14, 2005
As Sousuke returns to Mithril Headquarters tensions are at an all-time high. He has been tasked with mastering the operation of the Arbalest, but the young Sergeant has no love for the mech. Even Captain Tessa is showing signs of strain.
Left Behind
7. Left Behind
August 24, 2005
Having been reassigned, Sousuke is distressed to discover that the shadowy Wraith will now be watching over Kaname. Will Wraith protect the young Whispered from the danger that surrounds her, or will the mysterious agent merely observe from afar?
Edge of Heaven
6. Edge of Heaven
August 17, 2005
As Sousuke finally faces his exams, the recaptured traitor Vincent Bruno is being put to some rough questioning of his own. From him, Mithril learns of a mysterious organization running things behind the scenes, known only as Amalgam.
Beautiful Sicily
5. Beautiful Sicily
August 10, 2005
Having betrayed Mithril, former Intelligence Operative Vincent Bruno has gone into hiding with the mafia in beautiful Sicily. Seduced by a dark-haired delight, he painfully learns that the SRT has crashed the party.
Daylight
4. Daylight
August 3, 2005
Mithril is hot on the tracks of the loose cannon Gates in the subterranean tunnel system... Or is it the other way around? The situation quickly turns dire when their communications system is hacked by one of their own.
Labyrinth and the Dragon
3. Labyrinth and the Dragon
July 27, 2005
Yanked from his studies, Sousuke and the SRT are deployed to shed some light onto a political nightmare. A terrorist group has kidnapped delegates from the cease-fire negotiations between the warring factions of North and South China.
The Situation Beneath the Surface
2. The Situation Beneath the Surface
July 20, 2005
Someone has been peeping on Kaname, the proof being compromising pictures taken unsuspected and posted on the web. Sousuke sets out to find the culprit, dogging Kaname's every step and creating his own brand of high-tech havoc.
The Ending Day by Day
1. The Ending Day by Day
July 13, 2005
When negotiations for peace turn sour and civil war breaks out in the small country of Barik, Mithril is the only force capable of infiltrating ground zero to save the innocent refugees caught in the crossfire.
Description

Contrary to its subtitle, Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid is the third series offering from the Full Metal Panic! series of Japanese anime. The Second Raid is a 13 episode series that continues the series only a few months directly after the final events of the original series (which is simply titled Full Metal Panic!; the second series, known as Full Metal Panic? Fumoffu is a more comedic companion series to "FMP!"). The series continues its focus on the lives of the teenage military agent Sosuke Sagara of the Mithril organization and his proactive VIP classmate Kaname Chidori.

FMP! The Second Raid takes its story from series creator Shoji Gatoh's original light novels titled "The End of Day by Day," and begin three months after Sosuke and Chidori's encounter with the Tuatha de Danaan (a ship) at the end of Full Metal Panic! Sosuke's organization, Mithril, learns that a secret organization has the equipment and capabilities to disrupt the frequently utilized ECS, or Electronic Conceal System. With this organization, calling itself "Amalgam," able to disrupt ECS, it is able to jeopardize many stealth infiltration missions by other entities, including those conducted by Mithril.

How Amalgam was able to acquire this "Black Technology," is from contact and dealing with the various beings nicknamed the "Whispered." Whispered are humans that became noticed around the mid 1980's within the series and highly intelligent enough to possess extremely advanced knowledge of intricate systems like robotics, complex mathematics, and various other disciplines that come into play when designing such beyond-normal devices as the series' mechanical Arm Slaves, as well as the ECS. Due to the new threat of this Amalgam and its Black Technology, Sosuke's ongoing mission of protecting Chidori, who is also a a member of the Whispered "race," is terminated. Chidori is now overseen and protected by a Mithril agent known only as Wraith.Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid is a series that is currently running and has 3 seasons (26 episodes). The series first aired on July 13, 2005.

Where to Watch Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid

Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid is available for streaming on the FUNimation website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid on demand at Hulu and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    July 13, 2005
  • IMDB Rating
    7.9  (2,801)