It was revealed on Thursday that there will be a second season of the television anime adaptation of Yuu Tanaka and LLO’s Reincarnated as a Sword (Tensei Shitara Ken Deshita) light novel series. A commercial and visual were released on the website.
On Wednesday, the 12th and last episode of the first season aired. Reincarnated as a Sword and That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime: Scarlet Bond (Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken: Guren no Kizuna-hen) anime film collaborated on a visual for the website.
A magical sword rescues a young beast girl from a life of servitude after being reincarnated as a sentient weapon with memories of his previous existence but without his identity. The sword wants to discover why he is here, while Fran, the cat-eared girl, takes on the role of his holder and merely wants to get stronger. The journey of the odd pair has just begun when they are together.
Fans of the franchise, both old and new, who are up for a witty fantasy story, will no doubt like this manga translation of the popular light novel series, which brags about the attractive artwork by manga artist Tomowo Maruyama.