The official Golden Kamuy website has updated with the cast announcement for two new characters that will debut in the second OVA for the anime.
The new cast members include:
- Toshio Furukawa: Chōan Kumagishi
- Sumi Shimamoto: Sister Miyazawa
The OVA will be released with the 17th volume on the manga, which will be released on March 19, 2019. Pre-orders for the special edition of the volume that includes the OVA will close on January 15, 2019 in Japan. The OVA will run for 24 minutes and will be titled, “I Escaped Because I Fell in Love (Koi o Shita Kara Datsugoto Suru Koto ni Shita).” The OVA will feature a love story for Escape King Yoshitake Shiraishi. The DVD will also include a mini episode titled, “A Deadly Battle With Poison! A Giant Snake Lurks in the Woods of Hokkaido (A Deadly Battle With Poison! A Giant Snake Lurks in the Woods of Hokkaido!).” The episode takes place after the 104th chapter of the manga.