End of the jobless reincarnation novel series
As the anime series is enjoying a new season, Kadokawa recently announced that the Mushoku Tensei: Unemployed Reincarnation The main story of the light novel series will end in volume 26.
The series ending was revealed in a listing on Kadokawa’s website which states that the series will end in volume 26, which is the next volume.
Specifically, the end of the series was revealed in a List of Kadokawa websites for the next Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation Special Book. Based on the website, the special book will be released to mark the upcoming end of the main story.
The book will feature the story of the series, as well as short stories that were either unpublished or made specifically for the book. It will also include extensive interviews with the series’ author and illustrator.
On the site, it is said that the next volume will finally complete the main story. It could mean the story of Mushoku Tensei will continue, but possibly with a spin-off story.
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Mushoku Tensei: Unemployed Reincarnation (Mushoku Tensei: Isekai Ittara Honki Dasu in Japanese) is an isekai light novel series written by Rifujin na Magonote. It started as a web novel which debuted in November 2012. It was later picked up by MF Books and released as a light novel series in July 2014.
The series also proved popular enough to get a manga series which is serialized in Monthly Comic Flapper.
In 2021, the series received an anime adaptation by Studio Bind which ran for 23 episodes. A second season is also confirmed and should be released soon.
As for its story, the series follows a 34-year-old inmate who is kicked out of his home by his family. He then falls into a tragic accident, but instead of passing on, he is reincarnated in another world as Rudeus Greyrat.
While other isekai anime shows begin with the reincarnation of the protagonist as themselves, the series’ protagonist begins their new life as a baby, although they retain their memories and knowledge from their previous life.
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Thus, his new life begins in a new magical world where he can develop his new magical abilities.
The Mushoku Tensei The light novel series is set to end on an unspecified date, although the anime and manga will continue.
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