Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation Season 2 has released a new visual and trailer, which also revealed that the sequel’s premiere date is July 2023. The first season was a huge hit, and it has been over 3 months since the latest information. Studio Bind is returning to animate, and you can watch the new trailer below:
It was previously announced that Yumi Uchiyama will continue to voice the protagonist Rudeus Greyrat despite him being a bit older.
Director: Hiroki Hirano will direct the sequel, Sanae Shimada will be the character designer and Toshiya Ono will be in charge of the series composition. It was also announced that Masakazu Miyake is returning as the art director and that Yoshiaki Fujisawa will once again be in charge of the music.
You can also see the new visual:
Rifujin na Magonote’s Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation was originally serialized as a web novel on the Shosetsuka ni Naro website from November 2012 to April 2015. Kadokawa picked up the series and has been publishing it as a light novel with art by Shirotaka under the company’s MEDIA FACTORY and Frontier Works’ novel label MF Books since 2014. The light novel series released the first compiled volume in January 2014 and ended with the 26th volume on November 25, 2022. Seven Seas licensed the light novel in English.
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Studio Bind was founded mainly to produce the anime adaptation for Mushoku Tensei. The first cour of season 1 was voted as the best new anime of Winter 2021, only behind Attack of Titan. Only 2 seasons later, the the second cour was voted the Fall 2021 anime of the season. The anime ran for a total of 23 episodes, and Crunchyroll is streaming it. They describe the story:
When a 34-year-old underachiever gets run over by a bus, his story doesn’t end there. Reincarnated in a new world as an infant, Rudy will seize every opportunity to live the life he’s always wanted. Armed with new friends, some freshly acquired magical abilities, and the courage to do the things he’s always dreamed of, he’s embarking on an epic adventure—with all of his past experience intact!
Source: Anime Japan 2023, Official Twitter
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