Arifureta: from the banal to the strongest in the world will receive a new OVA episode in 2022 after its 2nd season. The announcement was made after the final episode of Season 2 aired. The episode will be released in the Summer 2022 anime season. You can watch the announcement video below, along with some new cuts:
There is no information that the OVA is part of Season 2, but the video features the song “Daylight” by MindaRyn, which is also the opening song for the 2nd season of the anime.
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Funimation streamed the Arifureta season 2 from January 13 to March 31, 2022, and there were a total of 12 episodes. Mother and Asread Studios (Dormitory of the mother of the goddess) hosted the series with Akira Iwanaga (isuca) as a director. The first season of the show aired during the Summer 2019 anime season and had a total of 13 episodes. Two OVAs were also released in December of the same year and in February 2020. Kinji Yoshimoto (Queen’s Blade) directed it, while White Fox Studios (Akame Ga kills!) and Asread took care of the animation.
The anime is based on that of Ryo Shirakome Arifureta: from the banal to the strongest in the world series of light novels. Overlap has been serializing it since 2015 and currently has 12 volumes in circulation. A RoGA manga has also been published by the same publisher on Comic Gardo since December 2016, and it currently has 4 volumes available. Seven Seas Entertainment has licensed the Arifureta series of light novels and describes the plot as follows:
Hajime Nagumo, 17, is your average everyday otaku. However, his simple life of sleepless nights and sleeping in school is suddenly turned upside down when he, along with the rest of his class, is summoned into a fantasy world!
While the rest of his class are blessed with divine powers and tasked with saving the human race from extinction, Hajime’s job, a synergist, only has one transmutation skill. Will he be able to survive in this dangerous world of monsters and demons with nothing but a glorified level of blacksmith strength?
Seven Seas Entertainment
Source: Official website
©Ryo Shirakome, OVERLAP / ARIFURETA Project