Part 2 of How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom anime has released the main trailer after a series of short PVs in the past 6 weeks. Part 2 of the anime begins airing on January 8, 2022.
You can watch the video below:
The video features the anime’s opening song “REAL EYES” by Inori Minase (Liscia Elfrieden). Yusuke Kobayashi (Souma Kazuya), Ikumi Hasegawa (Aisha Udgard), Reina Ueda (Juna Doma), Kazuyuki Okitsu (Hakuya Kuonmin), Moeka Kishimoto (Tomoe Inui), Masaaki Mizunaka (Poncho Panna Cotta), Toshiko Kanemoto (Maria Euphoria), Yui Ishikawa (Jeanne Euphoria), and M·A·O (Roroa Amidonia) are also returning as the voice of the show’s main characters.
In addition, the official website of the series revealed a new key visual, which you can check out below:
The show aired in the Summer 2021 anime season and had a total of 13 episodes. Part 2 was announced right after the end of the 13th episode on September 26, 2021. Takashi Watanabe (Shakugan no Shana) directed part 1, while J.C. Staff (Shokugeki no Soma) animated it. The same studio and director will also work on the anime’s part 2.
About How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom
How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom is a Japanese light novel series by Dojyomaru, with Fuyuyuki’sillustrations. Overlap is serializing the light novel since May 2016, and it currently has 15 volumes available. The same publisher is also publishing a manga adaptation Satoshi Ueda, which currently has 7 volumes in circulation.
J-Novel Club is publishing How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom light novel series in English and you can read the synopsis of the anime’s part 2 below:
After the war with the Principality of Amidonia comes to a close, provisional king Souma receives an unexpected message. It’s a request for annexation from his former enemies in the Principality. Facing a civil war and an invasion by other countries, the Principality now needs the Elfrieden Kingdom’s strength in order to fight back. Souma agrees to the annexation and summons those who play an important role in the defense of the Principality to Van for an awards ceremony, but the Princess of the Principality, Roroa, is hiding in with the mountain of gifts they give him?! “Souma… Do ya want me? Or don’t ya?” When he receives a sudden marriage proposal from Roroa, what will Souma decide to do?!J-Novel Club
Lastly, You can watch the 1st part of How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom on Funimation.
Source: Official Website