By Patrick Aguda / March 6th, 2021
Almost 8 years after the first season premiered, a second season has been announced for The Devil Is a Part-Timer! (Hataraku Maou-sama!) TV anime. The first season was produced by White Fox. It began airing in April 2013 and ran for 13 episodes.
You can check out the new trailer which reveals the returning cast as well as the second season announcement below.
The returning cast is as follows:
- Ryōta Ōsaka as Sadao Maou
- Yōko Hikasa as Emi Yusa
- Nao Tōyama as Chiho Sasaki
- Yūki Ono as Shirō Ashiya
- Hiro Shimono as Hanzō Urushihara
- Kanae Itō as Suzuno Kamazuki
The Devil Is a Part-Timer! is a light novel series written by Satoshi Wagahara with illustrations by 029. It was published by ASCII Media Works under their Dengeki Bunko imprint from February 2011 to August 2020. The novels are licensed for release in North America by Yen Press.
Yen Press describes the first volume as follows:
Do you want fries with your hellfire?
Being soundly thrashed by the hero Emilia, the Devil King and his general beat a hasty retreat to a parallel universe…only to land smack in the middle of bustling, modern-day Tokyo! Lacking the magic necessary to return home, the two are forced to assume human identities and live average human lives until they can find a better solution. And to make ends meet, Satan finds gainful employment at a nearby fast food joint! With his devilish mind set on working his way up the management food chain, what will become of his thirst for conquest?!
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