NHK G announced the new episodes live today on August 19, 2022 after the channel finished re-airing episodes 4-6 of the series. NHK will reveal more details around October this year.
Thus Spoke Kishibe Rohan was first made into a live-action drama in December 2020. The series stars Issey Takahashi as manga artist Rohan Kishibe and Marie Iitoyo as his editor, Kyoka Izumi. The show is popular with fans and received good reception, winning the monthly Galaxy Award for the TV show category in January 2021.
About Thus Spoke Kishibe Rohan
Thus Spoke Kishibe Rohan is a spin-off of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure. It is an ongoing series of one-shots featuring the titular character, Rohan Kishibe, from Diamond is Unbreakable. Rohan serves as the narrator and/or the protagonist depending on the story. These one-shots are intermittently published in various magazines such as Weekly Shonen Jump or Jump Square.
Using his special ability “Heaven’s Door” that can read the history and secrets of whoever he chooses and write commands into them, Rohan experiences strange incidents and encounters mysterious phenomena.
The series has spawned an OVA adaptation, a collection of short stories, and a live action TV drama adaptation that airs on NHK. The TV drama currently has two seasons, with six episodes in total. The first season is available to watch on Amazon Prime in certain countries.