Hey bookworms and anime aficionados! Get ready to mark your calendars because the realm of Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation is about to expand. The buzz is real; the second part of season two is dropping on April 7 in Japan, and it's gonna be a wild ride with 12 episodes to binge.
For those who've been living under a rock, the first slice of season two hit the screens in Summer-2023, and it was all the rage. Now, the streaming giant Crunchyroll is bringing the magic to the West, so no one misses out on the action. The mastermind behind this epic tale, Rifujin na Magonote, kicked off this literary journey back in January 2014 with the help of Sirotaka's killer illustrations, wrapping it up in November 2022. Meanwhile, Yuka Fujikawa has been slaying it with the manga version since May 2014.
The Dream Team Behind the Scenes
- Hiroki Hirano, the wizard who was the assistant director for the first season, is now the head honcho for season two, taking over from Manabu Okamoto.
- Scriptwriting guru Toshiya Oono, known for his work on hits like 86: Eighty Six and Yakusoku no Neverland, is the new script supervisor, also stepping in for Manabu Okamoto.
- The artistic genius Sanae Shimada, famed for Sekai Seifuku: Bouryaku no Zvezda, is now in charge of character design and animation direction, taking the reins from Kazutaka Sugiyama and Yoshiko Saitou.
- And let's not forget Yoshiaki Fujisawa, the maestro behind the soundtracks of Houseki no Kuni and Love Live! School Idol Project, who's composing the music that'll tug at your heartstrings.
Synopsis of Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation
Imagine being the underdog your whole life, only to get a second shot in a fantastical realm. That's the story of a thirty-four-year-old recluse who, after a twist of fate, wakes up as Rudeus Greyrat in a world brimming with magic and swordplay. With his old memories intact, he's got a head start in this game called life.
Armed with wisdom beyond his years and a natural knack for magic, he's mentored by the mage Roxy Migurdia. Rudeus hones his sword skills under his father, Paul, and forms a bond with Sylphiette, a girl who becomes his fast friend. As he navigates this second chance, he's on a quest to overcome his past and, just maybe, find the love that eluded him before.
Source: Comic Natalie