On Thursday, the official Twitter account for Yuuki Yaku’s Bottom-tier Character Tomozaki (Jaku Chara Tomozaki-kun) light novel series confirmed that the franchise’s previously announced new anime is a 13-episode second season. The title of the season, Jaku Chara Tomozaki-kun 2nd Stage, is revealed in a promotional film, however, the launch date is not specified.
Check out the new promotional video of the anime here:
The anime’s actors will also appear at the franchise’s first in-person event, Jaku Chara
Tomozaki-kun Fes!, according to the Twitter account. , on April 16th at Saitama Hall.
In January 2021, the first anime aired. Funimation broadcast the anime as it aired in Japan, as well as an English version. Funimation summarizes the plot as follows:
Expert gamer Tomozaki Fumiya doesn’t exactly fit in, but he wishes he did. With no written rules for success and gameplay that doesn’t work in his favor, the real world seems impossible for someone like him. But, like any noob, all he really needs are some strategies and a seasoned player like Aoi Hinami to help him. Hopefully with her guidance, Tomozaki will gain the experience he needs.
The anime also received two OVA episodes, which were released in May and June 2021 as part of the third and fourth Blu-ray Disc and DVD home video volumes, respectively. Those episodes were also available on Funimation.
The animation was directed by Shinsuke Yanagi (Angel’s 3Piece, The Ryuo’s Work Is Never Done!) for Project No.9. The series scripts were overseen by Fumihiko Shimo and the characters were designed by Akane Yano. The soundtrack was written by Hiromi Mizutani (Non Non Biyori, Shomin Sample). Pony Canyon and APDREAM produced the song. The audio director was Satoshi Motoyama (My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU). The sound production was done by Bit Groove Promotion. Dream Shift was listed as the producer.
The anime’s opening and closing theme songs were sung by the voice actress idol group DIALOGUE+. The opening theme music is called “Jinsei Easy?” (Is Life on Easy Mode?) and the closing theme song is called “Ayafuwa Asterisk.”
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