Kodoani.com – Official website for the anime adaptation of the light novel series Isekai Shokan wa Nidome Desu (Summoned to Another World for a Second Time) by Kazuha Kishimoto has revealed the anime’s teaser promotional video, added a voice cast, additional staff, and an opening song singer, and will premiere in spring 2023.
As previously announced, Shunichi Toki will play the main character Setsu in the anime. The new voice cast includes: (character names unconfirmed)
Kaori Maeda as Elka
Satomi Amano as Yuhi
Fairouz Who voiced Livaia
Saori nishi as Dezastol
Motoki Nakanishi (Kaguya-sama: Love is War Ultra Romantic episode director) is directing the anime at Studio Elle. Yukihito is overseeing the series’ scripts. Mikako Kunii (Date A Live IV episode animation director) designed the characters.
The newly announced employees include:
Art Director: Hiroshi Gouroku ( Makaria )
Color design: Yūsuke Watanabe
Director of Photography: Tetsuya Nishimura
Editing: Ayako Tan (Graphinica)
Sound Director: Hozumi Gōda
Sound Production: Jinnan Studio
Music producer: CREST
SSNiRVERGE∀ will perform the opening song “Continue Distortion”.
The novel and manga focus on a guy who is summoned to another world to become a warrior, and he saves the world. As a result, the guy became very popular, and is living happily as a normal person in this new world. However, one day he was trapped and banished back to his original world as a baby. While growing up and attending high school, he was summoned to the afterlife again.
Kishimoto launched the novel series on the “Shōsetsuka ni Narō” website in 2015, and the main series ended in 2016. Kishimoto also wrote several concluding chapters for the series from February 2017 to October 2020.
Futabasha published the first print novel volume with illustrations by Shimahara in October 2015, and published the fifth and final volume in July 2017.
Arashiyama launched the manga adaptation on Futabasha’s Comic Action Web site in July 2018. The manga is ongoing. Coolmic will publish the manga in English online under the title Summoned to Another World… Again?! .