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BOFURI Anime Season 2 Drops on January 11

BOFURI Anime Season 2 Drops on January 11The second season of BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, So I’ll Max Out My Defense is headed to screens January 11.

That’s the word from the second official promo video for the new season.

A Christmas-themed piece of key art was also unveiled. Merry BOFURI!

BOFURI season 2 has director Shin Oonuma (WATAMOTE) returning along with series composition writer Fumihiko Shimo, character designer Kazuya Hirata and other season 1 staff members. The series is based on the original light novels written by Yuumikan and illustrated by Koin, available in English from Yen Press.

The first season is currently available to stream on Crunchyroll, which describes it like this:

She may be new to gaming, but Maple has found the secret to invincibility! Just put all your skill points into defense until you can’t even move. That works, right? She doesn’t want to experience any pain in the VRMMO game she started playing, and somehow it works better than anyone expected. Now she’s got followers??

Source: ANN

Matt Schley

Matt Schley (rhymes with "guy") lives in Tokyo, and has been OUSA's "man in Japan" since 2012. He's also written about anime and Japanese film for the Japan Times, Screen Daily and more.