On the official Twitter account for the animated adaptation of the light novels Mushoku Tensei: reincarnation without work ((Mushoku Tensei: Isekai Ittara Honki Dasu) various illustrations were shared to commemorate the airing of the third episode of the project. They all play the main role Sylphiettewhich debuted in this episode and the first was made by Sirotaka, Illustrator of light novels.
The second illustration was made by や け ん ((@kine_tougen).
The third illustration was made by Yoshiko Saitou, Animation director of the project and designer of minor characters.
The series has aired in Japan since January 10th and has been confirmed with a total of 23 episodes. The broadcast is divided into two parts that are broadcast separately. Though not officially confirmed, the distribution of its volumes suggests that the first half will have eleven episodes while the second, which is expected to premiere in the summer 2021 season (July-September), will have twelve episodes. After all, Funimation owns the distribution rights.
Rifujin na Magonote began publishing the novels through the independent service Shousetsuka ni Narou Completed in November 2012 and April 2015. Then the publisher Media factory began its publication on paper with illustrations by SiroTaka in January 2014. The publisher released the twenty-fourth volume on December 25th.
Mushoku Tensei: Unemployed Reincarnation Synopsis
A 34-year-old NEET who saved a stranger in a traffic accident is reborn in a new world of magic under the name Rudeus Greyrat, a newborn baby. With knowledge, experience, and regrets from a previous life, Rudeus vows to live a full life and never to repeat his mistakes.
Endowed with tremendous magical power and the mentality of a grown man, Rudeus is now viewed as a potential genius by his new parents. Soon he will be trained by mighty warriors like his father, a swordsman and a wizard named Roxy Migurdia. Despite his innocent appearance, Rudeus remains a perverted otaku who uses his vast knowledge to make women of his own whom he has never enjoyed in his previous life.
Source: Official Twitter account
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