The staff for the anime of Ryo Shirakome‘s Arifureta – From Commonplace to World’s Strongest (Arifureta Shokugyō de Sekai Saikyō) light novel series posted a scene from the new original video anime (OVA) Maboroshi no Bōken to Kiseki no Kaikō (The Illusionary Adventure and the Miraculous Encounter) on Saturday. The video will stream online for two days only.
In the story, after capturing the Sunken Ruins of Melusine, Hajime is worried that resuming his journey will separate him from Myu. While looking into the “Seven Great Legends of Erisen,” the group is flung into a world with a ruined city, and Myu is nowhere to be seen. While searching for her, Hajime has a miraculous encounter.
Satoshi Hino joins the cast as Naiz Gruen.
The 40-minute OVA will ship on Blu-ray Disc with a limited edition version of the 13th light novel volume on September 25. An advanced screening will be held in Tokyo on September 10.
The new season featured a new director and one new studio. Akira Iwanaga (Tegami Bachi: Letter Bee, The Morose Mononokean) directed the anime at asread (who animated the first season with WHITE FOX) and Studio Mother. Shoichi Sato returned to oversee and write the series scripts. Chika Kojima again served as the character designer and chief animation director. Ryō Takahashi returned to compose the music.
Source: Comic Natalie