The Seirei Gensouki: Spirit Chronicles anime series has finally received a season 2 announcement. The first season of the anime aired in the Summer 2021 season with a total of 12 episodes. There is still no information about the release date of the sequel.
You can check the announcement together with a promotional video below:
Seirei Gensouki: Spirit Chronicles is a Japanese novel series written by Yuri Kitayama from February 2014 to October 2020. Hobby Japan started publishing its light novel adaptation in October 2015. The novel is still ongoing and currently has 20 volumes in circulation. The same publisher started serializing a manga adaptation in July 2017 and it currently has 7 volumes. Osamu Yamasaki (Hakuoki series) directed the first season of the anime. Furthermore, TMS Entertainment took care of its animation.
You can also read the synopsis for the series below:
Meet Rio: a callous orphaned boy living in the slums. At only 7-years-old, he realizes he’s actually the reincarnation of Haruto Amakawa, a Japanese university student with a tragic past. While still reeling from this shocking epiphany, Rio also comes to learn that he possesses extremely potent magical abilities and uses his new powers to solve the kidnapping case of a little girl. His good deed is acknowledged, and he’s rewarded by being enrolled into… a prestigious academy for noble children…?J-Novel Club
Source: Official Twitter Account