As part of the KADOKAWA Light Novel Expo, it was announced today that the anime adaptation of “The Devil is a Part-Timer!” (jap.: “Hataraku Maou-sama!”) continues with a second season, in which all well-known Japanese speakers will once again participate. You can see the “The Devil Is a Part Timer Season 2” first teaser below.
First Season at Anime House
The first season was directed by Naoto Hosoda (“Mirai Nikki”) at studio WHITE FOX (Goblin Slayer Season 2, Arifureta Season 2, and Re:Zero). Touko Machida, Kento Shimoyama, and Masahiro Yokotani wrote the script, while Ryosuke Nakanishi composed the music. Who is responsible for the second season and when it will start on Japanese television is not yet known.
Since the second season was announced in March 2021 it’s possible The Devil is a Part-Timer! Season 2 release date will be in Fall 2021.
The 13 episodes of the first season of “The Devil is a Part-Timer!” were broadcast in Japan between April and June 2013 and later released by Anime House with English and Japanese voice over on DVD and Blu-ray.
The original Light Novel was written by Satoshi Wagahara and was published by Kadokawa between February 2011 and August 2020 with drawings of 029. With 21 volumes, the series is now considered to be complete.
The Devil Is a Part Timer Season 2 Visual
The Devil Is a Part Timer Season 2 Teaser
The Devil Is a Part Timer Action
All duck Isla trembles with Satan, the cruel and terrible demon prince. Only the heroine Emilia dares to stand up to him and his dark hordes. In the fateful struggle, Satan and his General Alsiel are taken into a foreign dimension – the Tokyo of our present. Severely weakened, the two demons now have to somehow make ends meet until they find a way back to Ente Isla.
And so Satan takes a part-time job in a fast-food store under the name Sadao Maoh. But Emilia followed the two demons into the alien world to destroy them for good. And she doesn’t seem to be the only one