As previously announced, the anime adaptation of the light novels will be written by Rifujin na Magonote and illustrated by sirotaka, Mushoku Tensei: Unemployed Reincarnation (Mushoku Tensei: Isekai Ittara Honki Dasu), hosted a special event in collaboration with the voice actors Yumi Uchiyama (Rudeus' voice) and Tomokazu sugita (the voice of his former self).

During this event, a new promotional image for the second season of the project, starring the main character, was unveiled Rudeu's gray rat and a mysterious character with silver hair. In addition to the fact that the premiere is still scheduled for 2023, it was announced that after conducting a new audition Yumi Uchiyama will continue to play now Rudeus (teenager)and the actress shared a comment:

  • «I am happy to announce that I will be playing the role of Rudeus in the second season. Rudeus' growth is a very important element of the play, so I'm very proud to have been selected after an exhaustive audition. I will take that feeling to heart and cherish it when faced with the role of the new Rudeus.».
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Rifujin na Magonote began publishing light novels with illustrations by sirotaka in January 2014 via the publishing label MF books from Kadokawaand finished it in November 2022. The manga adaptation of Yuka Fujikawa has been published since May 2014. The work inspired a 23-episode anime adaptation produced by studio bindingdirected and screenplays written by Manabu Okamoto.

production team

  • Manabu Okamoto (Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu, Darling in the FranXX, Gamer!) is responsible for directing the anime studio binding and is also responsible for writing and supervising the scripts EGG SOLID production credited.
  • Kazutaka Sugiyama (Yakusoku no Neverland, Seishun Buta Yarou as Bunny Girl Senpai no Yume wo Minai, Chainsaw Man) J Yoshiko Saito (Kaifuku Jutsushi no Yarinaoshi, Shirobako) are responsible for character design and animation direction.
  • Yoshiaki Fujisawa (Houseki no Kuni, Isekai Cheat Magician, Love Live! School Idol Project) composes the soundtrack.

Summary for Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation

Despite being bullied, despised, and oppressed his entire life, a 34-year-old hikikomori still found the determination to attempt something heroic, only to have it end in a tragic accident. But through a stroke of fate he wakes up as Rudeus Greyrat in another world and begins a new life as the baby of two loving parents. Retaining his memories and knowledge from his past life, Rudeus quickly adapts to his new surroundings.

With the mind of an older adult, he begins to display a magical talent beyond expectations and hones his skills with the help of a wizard named Roxy Migurdia. Rudeus learns swordsmanship from his father Paul and meets Sylphiette, a girl his own age who quickly becomes his best friend. As Rudeu begins his second life, he tries to make the most of his new opportunity while moving beyond his traumatic past. And maybe one day he'll find what he couldn't find in his old world: love.

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