A leak of the eleventh volume of the light novels written by Yomu Mishima and illustrated by Peel, Otome Game Sekai wa Mob ni Kibishii Sekai desu (Trapped in a Dating Sim: The World of Otome Games is Tough for Mobs), confirmed the production of a second season of the anime adaptation. Since it’s a leak, there are no production details or an estimated release date.
Confirmation comes directly from the author’s words at the end of the volume, who write:
- Mylene Rapha Holfort first appears on the cover of the eleventh volume. The story is about Mylene, very popular with some readers, and some of them were surely looking forward to this volume. A second season of the anime has also been decided, so please keep supporting us!
The first season of the anime had a total of twelve episodes and was broadcast during the season of Spring-2022 (April-June)while the studies ENGI They took care of the production. On his part, Mishima began publishing light novels with illustrations by Peel in 2017 through the editorial Micro Magazine. A manga adaptation by jun shiosato is published through the site Dr Dra Sharp# from the publisher Fujimi Shōbo since 2018.
- Kazuya Miura (DRAMAtical Murder, Hatage! Kemono Michi, Uzaki-chan wa Asobitai!) was in charge of directing the first season at the studios ENGIwith the assistance of Shinichi Fukumotowho made his directorial debut.
- kenta ihara (Kyuukyoku Shinka shita Full Dive RPG ga Genjitsu yori mo Kusoge Dattara, Mieruko-chan, Shinchou Yuusha: Kono Yuusha ga Ore Tueee Kuse ni Shinchou Sugiru) was in charge of writing and supervising the scripts in the first season.
- masahiko suzuki (Kami no Tou, Kumo Desu ga, Nani ka?, Overlord II) handled character design and animation direction for the first season.
Otome Game Sekai wa Mob ni Kibishii Sekai Desu Synopsis
Leon, a former Japanese office worker, has been reincarnated into the world of an otome game, and he despairs when he realizes that in this world women dominate over men. It was as if men were only stepping stones in the success of the women of this world, the only exceptions being the romantic interests of the game’s protagonist, a group of beautiful men led by the crown prince of a kingdom. In these bizarre circumstances, Leon has only one weapon: his knowledge from his previous life, where his cheeky sister forced him to complete this very game. Leon, who was really just looking to lead a life in the country, begins to use this knowledge to spark a fierce revolution against the chosen women and men. The curtains open for an exciting story.