‘Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest’ is a Japanese Fantasy and Harem anime television series. Kinji Yoshimoto is the director of the series. Arifureta is the adaptation of a Japanese light novel, ‘Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest‘ written by Ryo Shirakome and illustrated by Takayuki. The creator of the show adapted the novel on December 2, 2017. The first season of the anime series released on July 8, 2019, on AT-X, Tokyo MX, SUN, and BS11. Apart from the series, the creators also released two OVAs (Original Video Animation).
The critics and anime fanatics loved the anime adaptation of the light novel series. The viewers praised the plot of the show. The principal question here is, that will there be a second season of the show? Well, let’s find out in this article.
Hajime Nagumo is the protagonist of the story. He is an ordinary-looking, a day to day guy. His classmates bully him because he is in a relationship with the class goddess, Kaori. He sometimes has to sleep in school. One day, he and his classmates get deported to a fantasy world. All of his classmates gain magical powers and capabilities. However, Hajime draws a very pervasive power. His only ability is to convert solid matter into something different. This power is common amongst the craftsmen.
During one of the invasions, one of Hajime’s classmates, betray him. He leaves Nagumo at the bottom of the dungeon to die. Hajime however, uses his skills to make weapons and tools to escape the dungeon. This makes him stronger than ever. During his adventure, he meets imprisoned vampire Yue. Later bunny-eared Shea, the perverted dragon Tio, follows him to his journey.
Arifureta is originally a web novel series. The story is very gripping. It earned love from fans worldwide. The anime series, however, failed to win the appreciation from the critics and the fans worldwide. The anime creators wanted the basic element of the show. Also, the animation quality is poor, according to the experts. However, the creators have chosen to release the second season of the show, which can be the finale of the show. The second season will release in December 2020.
- Hajime Nagumo Voiced by Toshinari Fukamachi
- Yue Voiced by Yūki Kuwahara
- Shea Haulia Voiced by Yōko Hikasa
- Kaori Shirasaki Voiced by Yumiri Hanamori
- Aiko Hatayama Voiced by Ai Kakuma