Mushoku Tensei kicks off in a familiar to your run-of-the-mill isekai anime, where the typical protagonist, an Otaku and recluse, meets his end courtesy of the beloved “truck-kun” in this genre.
Soon after, he realizes he’s been given another shot at life, finding himself mysteriously transported to a fantasy world brimming with magic. With this second chance, the man christened as Rudeus resolves to live life to the fullest this time around.
At first glance, it’s easy to dismiss this anime as yet another piece of “trash anime” in the recent Isekai wave. But Mushoku Tensei transcends the confines of such simplistic labeling.
It’s a journey—an immersive voyage to uncharted territories. Beyond that, it’s also a coming-of-age tale, chronicling the growth and development of a loser in an unfamiliar realm.
So, without further ado, here’s the current watchlist for Mushoku Tensei:
Table of Contents
1. Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation (2021)
|Title||Mushoku Tensei: Isekai Ittara Honki Dasu|
When a 34-year-old loser gets plowed down by a bus, you’d think that’s the end of his tale. But no, fate had other plans. Reincarnated into a brand-new world as a mere infant, Rudeus is determined to seize every opportunity to live the life he’s always yearned for.
Armed with newfound companions, a fresh set of magical abilities, and the audacity to pursue his wildest dreams, he embarks on an epic adventure, carrying with him the weight of past experiences and his less-than-virtuous nature!
2. Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation Cour 2 (2021)
|Title||Mushoku Tensei: Isekai Ittara Honki Dasu Part 2|
In the continuing saga of the first season, our protagonists pick up the pieces after the incident of the blinding flash of light.
Rudeus, Eris, and Rujierd set their sights on the Kingdom of Asura, driven by a quest for answers. Meanwhile, Roxy embarks on a journey across the Demon Continent in search of Rudeus.
3. Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation Cour 2 – Eris the Goblin Slayer (2022)
|Title||Mushoku Tensei: Isekai Ittara Honki Dasu Part 2 – Eris no Goblin Toubatsu|
As Rudeus reunites with his father in Millishion, Eris sets out to fulfill her dream of slaying a goblin. However, while at the Adventures’ Guild, she crosses paths with Cliff, a haughty young wizard who threatens to spoil her adventurous pursuits.
4. Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation Season 2 (2023)
|Title||Mushoku Tensei II: Isekai Ittara Honki Dasu|
The second season follows Rudeus’s journey as he ventures into the northern territories. Along the way, he encounters new allies and remains steadfast in his quest to find his lost loved ones after the teleportation disaster.
5. Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation Season 2 Part 2 (2024)
|Title||Mushoku Tensei II: Isekai Ittara Honki Dasu Part II|
The second season of this isekai anime is planned to be divided into two parts, with the continuation set to return in the following spring season.
So far, that’s the current rundown of Mushoku Tensei. I’ll keep updating this piece with any further information that comes up.