Season 2 of By the Grace of the Gods revealed a new key visual ahead of the January 8 premiere. Maho Film is animating the sequel to the slice-of-life series.
Yuji Yanase is directing By the Grace of the Gods Season 2. Yuka Yamada is in charge of the series composition, while Kaho Deguchi is credited as character designer and chief animation director. Hiroaki Tsutsumi is composing the music. The main cast is returning and includes Azusa Tadakoro as Ryoma, Yuki Kuwahara as Eliaria, Marika Kono as Miya, Sakura Nakamura as Callum, and Risa Kubota as Carla. Yuiko Tatsumi is also joining the cast as Miyabi. A teaser version of the visual with Ryoma and Eliaria is also available on the official website:
The anime is based on the light novel written by Roy and illustrated by Ririnra. J-Novel Club is licensing the series in English and describes it as:
Under the protection of the gods, a relaxed life with slimes in another world begins! One day, the life of middle-aged Japanese businessman Ryoma Takebayashi came to a rather sudden and disappointing end. Ryoma had never had a blessed life, but after his death, three great gods sought his cooperation and reincarnated him as a child in another world with swords and magic! Receiving a most cordial and divine welcome from the gods, Ryoma decides to live leisurely on his own in the forest for the time being. Working diligently at magic and hunting, Ryoma’s greatest passion comes to be researching his tamed slimes?! Training a variety of slimes (some newly discovered), the curtain rises on this easygoing life fantasy celebrating a second life with kind people in another world!
Check out the recently revealed trailer for the second season:
Source: Official Twitter
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