How not to Summon a Demon Lord Season 2 Release Date News

How not to summon a demon lord season 2’, will be one of the most awaited anime if the announcement about its release is made. Titled Isekai Maō to Shōkan Shōjo no Dorei Majutsu this Japanese light novel series was created by Yukiya Murasaki and Takahari Tsurusaki did the complete illustration. Released in December 2014, this novel has had 11 volumes up until now. The English version of the novel was translated and published by J- Novel Club, who has been one of the forerunners in translated Japanese Novel Publication globally.

The Manga Adaptation of ‘How not to summon a demon’ was written by Naoto Fukuda and has had 7 volumes since its first publication in 2015. Seven Sea entertainments published the English Manga version globally.

How not to Summon a Demon Lord Season 2

How not to Summon a Demon Lord Season 2 Updates

The success of the original Japanese Novel along with the Manga series was the reason why ‘How not to summon a demon’ was picked for an Anime Television production by Ajia-do Animation work. Directed by Yuta Murano, the anime was written by Kazayuki Fudeyasu. Yusuke kato was the reason behind the beautiful background score. Crunchyroll was given the contract for the English subtitle creation. The anime series had a different timeslot for the English and Japanese audience. The series ‘How not to summon a demon’ Season 1 aired between July 5th 2018 and September 20th 2018 and has had 12 episodes in total.


The plot revolves around 3 main protagonists. Takuma Sakamoto aka Diablo, Shera Greenwood and Rem Galleu. Takuma is a true reclusive person who has completely confined himself to his room and remains detached from the world outside. He has severe anxiety disorder which makes him unable to handle any kind of personal interaction with any other human. However, he is a brilliant gamer and the best Cross Reverie Player. He controls the most powerful character of the game, The Demon King Diablo.

Accidentally one day Takuma is transported to the fictitious game world of Cross Reverie and his soul is transferred into Diablo’s body that really exists in the fantasy kingdom. He then gets to know that the reason for this drastic change is because the Demon King was summoned by an elf named Shera and a Pantherian named Rem.

The both had planned and summoned Diablo to make him their slave and gain freedom, however, Takuma’s magic ring rebounds their spell. This cause both of them to get enslaved in collars and at Diablo’s mercy.

Takuma being a very socially awkward and extremely shy person is unable to handle the situation but still decides to take up Diablo’s personality trait and use that strength to find a way to escape as well as help both the girls also.

The story moves further along about their trial and tribulation to go back to the real world while fighting one battle after the other.

The Anime version is slightly different than the original light novel with a few modifications here and there. However, the basic concept of the anime is the same as the light novel and Manga.

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How not to Summon a Demon Lord Season 2 Release date & New updates

How not to Summon a Demon Lord Season 2 is almost a necessity now that the story has just started getting revved up for Diablo, Rem, and Shera. The only question is if animation studio Ajia-Do has enough source material to create a second season.

Published by Kodansha since December 2014, the book series is up to Volume 11 as of October 2, 2018. The release date for Volume 12 has not been announced, but the author has been averaging two to three books per year, so the next book should come out in the first half of 2019.

Assuming that the first season does well enough financially, anime fans will probably still need to wait several years for the sequel. Anime projects take years to develop, so unless the producers are already considering ‘How not to summon a demon lord Season 2 then fans shouldn’t expect to watch Diablo in action again until perhaps 2020 or 2021 at the earliest.

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Wrapping Up

‘How not to summon a demon’ Season 1 has had mixed reactions from the public. The concept according to many has a very similar vibe to the Jumanji and Matrix Series. However, that did not deter people from liking the series a great deal.

Keeping in mind the global audience standards, there has been lots of modifications done to the Anime. The language and scenes at various points have been toned down a lot to prevent the claim for obscenity ever. These changes have not been well received by many fans of the original Manga work. Keeping in mind the audience response, the makers of ‘How not to summon a demon’ has to be one step more careful while crafting the How not to summon a demon Season 2.

The lead protagonist is among the most loved anime characters all over the world, so it will be a very interesting scenario to watch how these three characters evolve further in the How not to Summon a Demon Lord Season 2.

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