How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord is written by Yukiya Murasaki. Its anime adaptation premiered in July 2018 that was broadcasted on Crunchyroll and Funimation. For those who have not read its manga or watched season 1 of this series, How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord is about Takuma Sakamoto.
He is an ordinary human who was transported to Cross Reverie, his favorite MMORPG. His role is the same as his character in the game, which is Demon Lord Diablo. The interesting part about this series is that two girls were responsible for transporting Takuma in an attempt to make him their slaves. But once he arrived, they were the ones who got magic collars on their necks. Their journey starts when Takuma decided to help these girls remove the slave collars.
It has been confirmed that the second season of How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord will be released on April 8, 2021. It will be entitled, How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord: Omega (Ω). Crunchyroll confirmed before that they will be streaming an English subtitled version while Funimation will have an English dub version after the premiere.
Funimation made an announcement through its official Twitter account on April 10, 2020:
— Funimation (@FUNimation) April 9, 2020
The trailer for the second season was released on February 22, 2021. Check it out:
Since the first season has 12 episodes, fans expect that the upcoming season will have a total of 12 episodes as well. Unfortunately, the season 2 will be 2 episodes short than the first. All 10 episodes will be available on Blu-Ray. Fans should also be aware that there will be some changes in the second season since there will be a studio change. Tezuka Productions will be the one who will take over for season 2.
Fans all over the world are looking forward to this upcoming season as the story is getting interesting. Those who would want to watch the first season can find the dubbed and subbed versions on Funimation, Hulu, and Crunchyroll. We also have a recap and summary for those who are interested.