Seirei Gensouki wrapped up its first season on September 21, 2021. The TV show had a 12-episode run, and it was well-received by the viewers, with good reviews. After all, Seirei Gensouki has a score of 7.05 on MyAnimeList, with over 200.000 members. Thus, it comes as no surprise that Seirei Gensouki is getting renewed for a 2nd season. Sadly, there isn’t a release date. But it’s expected to premiere in 2022.
TMS Entertainment animated Seirei Gensouki, with Osamu Yamasaki as the writer and director of the show! But that’s not all, as he co-wrote the script with Yoshiko Nakamura, Megumu Sasano and Mitsutaka Hirota. It premiered on July 6, 2021.
The TV anime is based on Yuri Kitayama and Riv‘s light novel series with the same name. It debuted on October 1, 2015.
Seirei Gensouki 2nd Season Preview Trailer
Plot: “Amakawa Haruto is a young man who died before reuniting with his childhood friend who disappeared five years ago. Rio is a boy living in the slums who wants revenge for his mother who was murdered in front of him when he was five years old.
Earth and another world. Two people with completely different backgrounds and values. For some reason, the memories and personality of Haruto who should’ve died is resurrected in Rio’s body. As the two are confused over their memories and personalities fusing together, Rio decides to live in this new world.
Along with Haruto’s memories, Rio awakens an unknown “special power,” and it seems that if he uses it well, he can live a better life. But before that, Rio encounters a kidnapping that turns out to be of a princess of the Bertram Kingdom that he lives in.
After saving the princess, Rio is given a scholarship at the Royal Academy, a school for the rich and powerful. Being a poor orphan in a school of nobles turns out to be an extremely detestable place to be.”
– MU (by MyAnimeList)