In the official Twitter account for the Japanese division of the Netflix platform, it was reported that the second season of the anime adaptation of the light novels Re: Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu, is currently the most watched anime series on the platform this season. .
For its part, the series has been on air since last July 8, and it is confirmed that it will have a total of 25 episodes, premiering its second half in January 2021. Tappei Nagatsuki began publishing the light novels in April 2012 on the Shousetsuka ni Narou website, and subsequently Kadokawa publishing house began publishing on paper with illustrations by Shinichirou Otsuka in January 2014. The work has inspired multiple manga adaptations and an anime adaptation released in April 2016.
Cast of voices
Maaya Sakamoto as Echidna.
Kouhei Amasaki as Otto Suwen.
Nobuhiko Okamoto as Garfiel Tinsel.
Kaori Nazuka as Frederica Baumann.
Marika Kouno as Petra Leyte.
Aimi Tanaka as Lewes Meyer.
Masaharu Watanabe is directing the Re: Zero series at White Fox Studios.
Masahiro Yokotani is in charge of the composition of the series, and the writing and supervision of the scripts.
Kyuuta Sakai is in charge of character design, while Tatsuya Koyanagi is in charge of monster design.
Kenichiro Suehiro is in charge of the composition of the soundtrack, under the sound direction of Jin Aketagawa.
The opening theme is performed by Konomi Suzuki and is titled “Realize.”
The closing theme is performed by Nonoc and is titled “Memento”.
Synopsis for Re: Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
From one moment to the next, Subaru Natsuki has been taken to another world when leaving a store. Puzzled, he tries to understand the situation but it only gets worse and worse when he is attacked by bullies. Miraculously being saved by a silver haired young woman, Subaru deeply grateful decides to help her to return the favor. Unfortunately they fail and are brutally murdered. Then Subaru wakes up in the place he was initially sent to, discovering that he has a unique ability, “return from the dead.” Will Subaru be able to survive and help his savior?