Season to rerun 1st 6 episodes starting on February 18
The official website for The Misfit of Demon King Academy II, the second season of the The Misfit of Demon King Academy anime, announced on Sunday that the anime’s episodes 7 and beyond have been delayed. The anime’s production committee cited the impact of the increase in COVID-19 infections on its production schedule.
The anime will instead air the first six episodes again starting on February 18. The anime’s website and Twitter account will announce the broadcast and streaming schedules of episodes 7 and beyond when they are decided.
Shin Oonuma (Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya, A Sister’s All You Need) is returning as the chief director for the anime, and Masafumi Tamura (Two Car, Wise Man’s Grandchild) is returning as the director. SILVER LINK is again producing the animation. Kazuyuki Yamayoshi (Chaos;Child) is again adapting Yoshinori Shizuma‘s original character designs for animation. Jin Tanaka (Laid-Back Camp) is again in charge of series scripts. Ryousuke Naya is again the sound director, and Keiji Inai is returning to compose the music
The anime is based on Shu’s The Misfit of Demon King Academy: History’s Strongest Demon King Reincarnates and Goes to School with His Descendants (Maō Gakuin no Futekigōsha ~Shijō Saikyō no Maō no Shiso, Tensei Shite Shison-tachi no Gakkō e Kayō) light novel series.
Shu launched the novel series on the Shōsetsu ni Narō website in April 2017.
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