The May issue (released on April 4) of Shueisha's Jump Square magazine has announced that a second season of the Rosario + Vampire anime series has been greenlit for production. The magazine runs the current stage of Akihisa Ikeda's original supernatural school comedy manga. (In the linked page, select the "ジャンプSQ.” magazine icon that is top-right in the lefthand column. Then select the "ロザリオとバンパイアseason II 池田晃久" link in the lefthand column, and look at the bottom-right of the resulting page.) The tentatively titled Rosario + Vampire Capu2 series is planned for an October debut. It will continue the story of the first 13-episode series and introduce more characters from the manga as well as new anime-only characters.