The official Twitter account of the anime adaptation of Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation revealed a new trailer for the 2nd season. The trailer also confirmed that season 2 will be released in 2023, and Crunchyroll will be streaming the series in selected territories. Studio Bind is returning to animate the 2nd season.
The 2nd season of Mushoku Tensei was announced back in March 2022, however, no release date was announced at that point. Studio Bind which was created for the purpose of animating Mushoku Tensei, is in charge of animating the series. Apart from Mushoku Tensei, Studio Bind is now animating another series titled ‘ONIMAI: I am now your sister’.
New voice actor for Rudeus? Previously it was rumoured that Rudeus will get a new voice actor as the current seiyuu, Yumi Uchiyama hinted in her Tweet. The trailer is narrated by the older version of Rudeus which is voiced by Tomokazu Sugita. So there is still confirmation on whether a new seiyuu will voice Rudeus in season 2.
The Mushoku Tensei anime is based on the light novel of the same name, written by Rifujin na Magonote[a] and illustrated by Shirotaka. He began publishing the light novels in Jan 2014 through Kadokawa’s MF Books imprint. The light novel series has also received a manga adaptation by Yuka Fujikawa, who began serialization in June 2014. Studio Bind picked up the manga for an anime adaptation, and the first season aired in two parts during Winter 2021 and Fall 2021.
Just when an unemployed thirty-four-year-old otaku reaches a dead end in life and decides that it’s time to turn over a new leaf?he gets run over by a truck and dies! Shockingly, he finds himself reborn into an infant’s body in a strange, new world of swords and magic. His new identity is Rudeus Grayrat, but he still retains the memories of his previous life. Follow Rudeus from infancy to adulthood, as he struggles to redeem himself in a wondrous yet dangerous world.
Source: Official Twitter