A highly-anticipated sequel, How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord Ω (Omega), recently premiered with its debut episode, and those who are following the anime series are already given a promising start. Episode 2 arrives next with a release date and time confirmed as well as where the anime series would be available to watch with English subs, a countdown, and some recap on what happened in the premiere.
How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord follows the story of Takuma Sakamoto, a hikikomori gamer, who mysteriously got transported into an MMORPG – a virtual world wherein it is a game called Cross Reverie, where he gets the appearance of the character that he uses in the game, Demon Lord Diablo. He got into the game as he was summoned by pantherian Rem and the elf Shera.
How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord Omega, its second season picks up where the first season ended. Also known as The King of Darkness Another World Story: Slave Magic, it is based on a Japanese light novel by Yukiya Murasaki with the illustrations of Takahiro Tsurusaki published in English under J-Novel Club. There is also a shōnen manga series for it which is licensed by Seven Seas Entertainment.
The isekai anime series of How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord Omega will be produced by Tezuka Productions and Okuruto Noboru where it would form part of the Spring Season 2021. Since the first season has listed 12 episodes throughout, it is expected that the second season will have the same number of episodes.
Warning! This portion may contain spoilers for How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord Omega. Read at your own risk!
In How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord Omega Episode 1, titled Great Priest, Diablo, Shera, and Rem visits a meadow for them to practice new magic. With the use of flying magic, Diablo found a magical light that comes from the depths of the forest. Curious, he goes there to find out where the source is. However, while he was on his way, his flaying magic got cut off.
Diablo fell on the ground and crashed. When he landed, we get to see new characters, two paladins, Lumaquina and Gainbalt.
How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord Omega can be streamed online through both Crunchyroll and Funimation. There is also a confirmation with Funimation that How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord Omega will also have its English dub on their platform. For those who are living in New Zealand and Australia, it would also be available on AnimeLab, and for those in Scandinavia, on Wakanim.
Both Crunchyroll and Funimation grants their premium access subscribers a one-week advanced release of the latest episodes of the animes under their library for the price of $9.99 a month, or $79.99 a year for Crunchyroll, and $5.99 per month or $59.99 a year for Funimation, then releases the episodes for free the following week.
How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord Omega Episode 2 will be released on April 15, 2021, for those with premium access subscriptions on Crunchyroll and Funimation. Along with this would be the release of their debut episode for free. For those who have yet to subscribe for Crunchyroll and Funimation’s premium access, Episode 2 will be up the following week, on April 22, 2021.
How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord Omega Episode 2 is scheduled for release at 1:28 AM JST. The release time will vary depending on your geographical location. The release time on your location is as follows:
Pacific Time: 9:28 AM PT
Central Time: 11:28 AM CT
Eastern Time: 12:28 PM EST
British Time: 5:28 PM BST
In a week, we’ll get to see more of this new chapter in Diablo’s adventures with Rem and Shera as they encounter new characters such as Lumaquina and Gainbalt. For those who have yet to subscribe on a premium access subscription with Funimation or Crunchyroll, it would be a long wait of two weeks for the next episode to arrive.