“Reincarnated as a SWORD”? As a SWORD? Yes, as ‘sword’. The name of the anime is interesting. This anime was released in the year 2022. Reincarnated As A Sword was loved by all, and fans are anticipating the release date of the second season of the anime already. Now, will the anime even return for a second run? What will be the story of the so-called sword if the anime is extended further? We have answers to these questions. You will discover your answers as you move forward with reading the article. Hence, without any further delay let us get into the anime straightaway.
Reincarnated As A Sword Season 2 Release Date
Along with various other anime that got launched during the autumn months of 2022, Reincarnated As A Sword was one of them. The title of the show intrigued various otakus right at the beginning. In reality, this anime has been adapted from its eponymous light novel which has gained a massive readership over the years. Therefore, it was inevitable for the anime to gain a good amount of viewership as well. Keeping in mind the statistics about the show, the creators have come up with good news.
When the last episode of the first season of Reincarnated As A Sword aired, the episode ended with the message, “To Be Continued”. The message was a huge indicator that the anime would return for a second season. Although the creators have not fixed any release date for the anime yet, it is confirmed nevertheless that Reincarnated As A Sword will return for a second run. We just have to wait for the announcement of any official release date of the anime. We are speculating that the anime can get released during the fall of 2024. As of now, we will have to wait and watch.
The Sword And The Catgirl
The story of the anime revolves around a sword and a catgirl. However, this sword is not normal. Normal as in, the sword is not like any other non-living material. The sword is living, but again, not in the true sense of living. The sword was a human in its previous life. In this life, the human has been reincarnated as a sword. It is quite weird, but it is this aspect of the anime that makes it extremely unique.
The sword has memories of its previous life, but the sword does not seem the recollect its name. Neither the sword can trace back its family, nor it can get out of its present situation. Acceptance is the only key left for the not so non-living sword, and hence, the sword becomes the companion of Fran, the catgirl. The catgirl accidentally comes across the sword and uses it to slay beasts. Fran and the sword have bonded very well and do not want to part with each. The sword remains by Fran’s side as she takes upon numerous adventures that make the anime worth giving a try.
Will Reincarnated As A Sword Have A New Story?
No, Reincarnated As A Sword will not have a new storyline in its next season. As the message of the ending episode of season 1 implies, the second season of the anime will be a continuation of the story. The creators of the anime will pick it up from where they have left it. As a result, they will animate the further incidents that follow either in the light novel or the manga. The anime still has various aspects of the manga to be covered yet. Hence, there is no shortage of material for this anime. The anime is expected to continue smoothly.
Reincarnated As A Sword Behind The Scenes
The anime version of Reincarnated As A Sword has been adapted from its light novel as has been mentioned above. The storyline for the anime had been written by Takahiro Nagano. The anime had been directed by Shinji Ishihara. C2C studio house had been responsible for bringing the anime to life on screen for the viewers. The anime was aired on Tokyo MX, ABC, and BS Asahi.
As of now, the anime only has 12 episodes in its first season. The second season of the anime will probably have a similar number of episodes.
FAQS About Reincarnated As A Sword
Reincarnated As A Sword is about a human who has been reincarnated as a sword and about a catgirl named Fran.
Fran and the sword are now companions of each other.
In his previous life, when the sword was a human, he died in a car accident.
Reincarnated As A Sword has only one season as of now.
Currently, the number of episodes that Reincarnated As A Sword 2 will have has not been decided yet.
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