Today the Twitter account for the Durarara!! x2 series recently has released a new key visual that can be seen above and a premiere date as well. The premiere date has been officially stated for this coming January 9th. Mind you that the Durarara!! x2 series is split up into three cours, Shou, Ten and Ketsu. The first of the series Durarara!! x2 Shou aired January 10th 2015 and ended March 28th 2015 with 12 episodes releasing for it. Its sequel Durarara!! x2 Ten would then air July 4th 2015 and end September 26th 2015 releasing 12 episodes. Lastly we have Durarara!! x2 Ketsu which as stated in the article will release January 9th 2016 and end sometime in March 2016, its episode count is unknown however. The overall series is based off of the first season of Durarara!! which also originates from a novel series that released April 10th 2004 and ended January 10th 2014 with 13 volumes being released. Many other spin offs and sequels have been released for the series. Now below is a plot summary of it quoted from MAL:
In Tokyo’s downtown district of Ikebukuro, amidst many strange rumors and warnings of anonymous gangs and dangerous occupants, one urban legend stands out above the rest—the existence of a headless “Black Rider” who is said to be seen driving a jet-black motorcycle through the city streets.Ryuugamine Mikado has always longed for the excitement of the city life, and an invitation from a childhood friend convinces him to move to Tokyo. Witnessing the Black Rider on his first day in the city, his wishes already seem to have been granted. But as supernatural events begin to occur, ordinary citizens like himself, along with Ikebukuro’s most colorful inhabitants, are mixed up in the commotion breaking out in their city.