High Fantasy Beckons in Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation TV Anime

Key visual, trailer, and main staff revealed for newly announced adaptation of isekai fantasy light novel series

A screen capture from the trailer for the Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation TV anime, featuring high fantasy characters such as elves, witches, and dwarves.

 

Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation, an isekai fantasy light novel series about a jobless otaku who reincarnates as a magically-gifted lad in a world of high fantasy, is being adapted into a TV anime, and now the main staff has been revealed and a dynamic preview video has been published for the series.

 

 

An English language version of the Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation light novel series is available from Yen Press, who describe the story of the series as follows:

 

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.

 

A key visual for the Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation TV anime, featuring the main characters.

 

The main staff for the Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation TV anime includes:

 

  • Original work: Rifujin na Magonote
  • Original illustrations: Shirotaka
  • Original planning: Frontier Works
  • Publication: KADOKAWA (under their MF Books label)
  • Director: Manabu Okamoto (GAMERS!)
  • Character design: Kazutaka Sugiyama
  • Producers: EGG FIRM
  • Production: StudioBind

 

The Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation TV anime will broadcast in Japan in 2020.

 

Sources:

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Official Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation TV anime home page and Twitter feed (@mushokutensei_A)

 

Asta from Black Clover poses with his massive sword for a Crunchyroll ad banner.

 

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