Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation has emerged as the standout isekai anime series of Summer 2023, earning widespread acclaim from the anime community. As the season concludes with the airing of Season 2 Episode 12, fans are eager to know if more episodes or a sequel are in the pipeline. Here’s what we know about Season 3 so far.
The series revolves around an old otaku who, after a heroic act, is reborn into a magical world as a baby named “Rudeus.” Determined to lead a meaningful life, Rudeus embarks on a journey of self-improvement from a young age. Season 2 follows Rudeus’ adventures as he navigates the world after his student, Eris, leaves him.
The animation studio, Studio Bind, a branch of the renowned White Fox animation studio, is responsible for bringing this captivating tale to life. While primarily known for Mushoku Tensei, the studio has also worked on another series called “Onimai.”
Regarding the possibility of Mushoku Tensei Season 3, there has been no official announcement yet. However, fans can anticipate more episodes in April 2024. Season 2 was divided into two parts, with the first part of 12 episodes already aired, while the second part is yet to come.
Part 2 of Mushoku Tensei Season 2 is slated to return in April 2024, coinciding with the Spring anime season. The episode count for this segment has not been disclosed. The official Twitter account confirmed this information after the conclusion of Season 2 Part 1, along with an illustration by the author featuring Rudeus and Fitz Senpai.
For those who can’t wait for the anime’s return, diving into the light novel or manga series is an excellent option. Season 2 Part 1 covered volumes 7 to 9 of the “Adolescence Period Arc,” leaving ample source material for future installments.
The light novel series, along with its manga adaptation illustrated by Yaka Fujikawa, is available in English through Seven Seas Entertainment. With 23 translated volumes of the light novel and 17 of the manga, fans can immerse themselves in the captivating world of Mushoku Tensei.
The anime’s success is further reflected in the increased sales of the light novel series, ranking #2 on Amazon’s Top Selling Teen & Adult Light Novel Series. With high ratings and a dedicated fan base, Mushoku Tensei continues to make waves in the anime community.
Fans can catch the series on various streaming platforms, including Funimation, Hulu, bilibili, Crunchyroll, and Amazon Prime Video. A VPN may be advisable for Crunchyroll to access restricted content. With its global popularity, Mushoku Tensei is poised to continue captivating audiences in future seasons.