Jobless Incarnation was one of the most anticipated anime of this year’s Winters, and it certainly lived up to its hype upon its arrival. Now, fans have already begun to ask questions about Mushoku Tensei Season 2, even though Season 1’s second half is due to release later this year. A lot of rumors regarding the anime’s sequel already became viral. So, will those rumors become true, and the anime gets a second run? Here are all the latest details.
Mushoku Tensei is known as Isekai Ittara Honki Dasu or Jobless Reincarnation: I Will Seriously Try If I Go to Another World. It is a Japanese fantasy harem anime adaptation of Rifujin na Maganot’s LN series of the same title. Studio Bind animated the inaugural season of this show, and it was the very first show of the studio as well. The anime made its debut on January 11, 2021. Its first cour consists of eleven episodes that ended on March 22, 2021.
Anime Compared To The Light Novel!
The author of the light novel series began its serialization back in November 2012. With time the series became quite popular. It frequently appeared on Oricon’s charts and is also ranked at T-site’s novel popularity polls. The LN series is still on the run, and the author has already published a total of 24 volumes. Jobless Incarnation’s LN series is in its final stages and will likely end after two or three more volumes.
After a lot of anticipation, the anime finally took place this year. Its first half adopted the content from the initial three volumes. Now, it is likely that the second-cour will use three more books and end at the sixth volume of the LN. So, the fans can expect Mushoku Tensei Season 2 to begin with the seventh volume. The production company still has content to make at least three split-cour installments.
Mushoku Tensei Formed A New Animation Studio!
Yes! You read that right. Studio Bind animation studio only came into existence because of Jobless Incarnation. Studio Bind is a joint venture of White Fox animation studio and Egg Firm. The chief producer of Mushoku Tensei and CEO of Egg Firm, Nohuhiro Osawa himself, revealed in an interview that they build a new production studio for the sake of this anime. He stated that Egg Firm would use this show as a launchpad for a full-fledged animation production business.
Mushoku Tensei Season 2: Renewal Status!
The first season of the anime become a lot more popular than everyone expected. It received a great response from everyone and good ratings on several platforms. Now, the fans are expecting that its second half will be even better. Some fans even began to anticipate the show’s sequel, and a recent rumor gave a spark to their curiosity. According to this rumor, Mushoku Tensei Season 2 & Season 3 are already in production.
Studio Bind began their work on the sequels as they have all the required source material. This news was also posted by a Twitter user Sugoi Lite who has a good track record of leaking anime news. Since the news came from a trustworthy source, fans believed it. Now, they are just waiting for the makers to announce this news officially. It will likely happen after the first season’s finale.
Second-Cour To Premiere This Fall!
There is a piece of bad news for the fans of Jobless Incarnation. The second half of the anime’s inaugural season will not premiere in July this year. But there is no need to worry as it will still take place this year. The second-cour of Mushoku Tensei will face a three-month delay, and now it will premiere this Fall. The fans are still happy as they get to see Episode 12 in October 2021. Therefore, the fans can expect to see the season finale sometime in January 2022.
Mushoku Tensei Season 1 Part 2: Plot Details!
In the ending moments of the first half, Roxy got to know that Norn and Father Paul are in the Millis Continent. He met the Fans of the Black Wolf and began to travel with them. The viewers also saw that one wrong decision by Rudues cost them a lot as because of it, he and his friends are forced to leave the city. As a result, they reached the coastal city of the Demon Continent. Now, in the second-cour of Mushoku Tensei, Rudeus will likely meet the Demon Continent’s empress. Besides, it is also possible that the fans will see a reunion between Roxy and Rudeus along with his family.
Mushoku Tensei Season 2: Release Date
If the second and third season of the anime are really in production, fans don’t have to wait for very long to see the sequel. In case the rumor is true, Mushoku Tensei Season 2 will premiere by next year’s Fall. However, if it turns out to be false, the second season will likely release in 2023.