The official Twitter account of Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest revealed the preview images for the upcoming season 2 episode 4, the following episode will air on February 3, 2022 titled as “Reunion”. Perhaps we will see if Hajime can go back to Ankaji.
Here is the official Tweet, you can see the preview images below:
【 先行カット＆あらすじ公開 】
TOKYO MX 24:00～
✏あらすじhttps://t.co/5kZtzbr979#ありふれた #ARIFURETA pic.twitter.com/A7beYdbhwv
additional preview images were released on the official website which describe the upcoming episode as below:
“After enduring the onslaught of the demons Fried, Tio was entrusted with a ring from the Treasury with Shizukan Stone. He took off to the Principality of Ankaji to join Kaori, who was in the treatment. On the other hand, hajime left behind in the erupting large volcano revealed the secret plan to escape from here –“
The 2nd season of Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest started airing on January 13th and is available to watch on Funimation, the series is currently being directed by Akira Iwanaga while studio Asread is animating it. The first season of the series began in summer 2019 with a total of 13 episodes.
Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest is a web novel series written by Shirakome Ryo in 2012, Overlap (light novel producer) started the light novel adaptation in 2015 and it currently has 12 volumes in circulation.
The J-Novel Club is responsible for the English version of the light novel who described the season 2 (volume 5) of the series as:
With the addition of Kaori into their party, Hajime and his friends make for Myu’s hometown, the coastal city of Erisen. While crossing the Gruen Desert, they save a young Ankajian man, Bize, from a sandworm attack. Apparently, he was searching for a cure to the mysterious disease that has struck his people. His travels led him to conclude that a mineral known as stillrock held the key to saving his country, but it can only be found inside the Grand Gruen Volcano, a labyrinth far too dangerous for most. Hajime agrees to help Bize procure some, and the party begins their quest to conquer yet another labyrinth. But along the way, they meet a most unexpected foe…
Source: Official Website