In Another World With My Smartphone Anime Gets a 2nd Season E! News UK
1st anime season based on a light novel series premiered in 2017
The official website of the television anime of Patora Fuyuharait is In another world with my smartphone (Isekai wa Smartphone to Tomo ni.) The light novel series announced Friday that the anime is getting a second season. The website also published an illustration of the light novel illustrator Eiji Usatsuka to commemorate the announcement.
The first season premiered in July 2017 and aired for 12 episodes. Crunchyroll streamed the series in Japanese with English subtitles when it aired in Japan, and Funimation broadcast an English dub.
Takeyuki Yanase (Himegoto, Onsen Yosei Hakone-chan) directed the anime on Production reed. Natsuko Takahashi (My love story!!) supervised and wrote the screenplays for the series. Masudate of Toshihide (Pink Butterfly), Masahiro Sekiguchi (Rainbow days chief animation director), and Miyako Nishida (Rainbow days) were all credited as character designers and chief animation directors.
J Novel Club publishes the series of novels in English and describes the story:
After a freak accident involving lightning kills him, 15-year-old Mochizuki Touya wakes up and comes face to face with God. “I’m afraid to say that I made a little mistake…” laments the old coot. But all is not lost! God says he can reincarnate Touya in a fantasy world, and as a bonus, he can bring his smartphone with him! Thus begins Touya’s adventure in a new anachronistic pseudo-medieval world. Friends! Laughs! Tears! Inexplicable Deus ex Machina! He embarks on a journey full of wonder as he absentmindedly travels from place to place, pursuing whatever goal pleases him. The curtains rise on an epic tale of swords, sorcery and smartphone apps!
Fuyuhara spear the In another world with my smartphone series in 2013 on the “Shōsetsuka ni Narō” website, and Hobbies in Japan‘s Novels label publishes the novels in print with illustrations by Eiji Usatsuka. In a way to launched a manga adaptation in 2016, and Yen Press releases the manga in English.