The first Blu-ray / DVD compilation volume of the second season of the anime adaptation of the Re: Zero light novels kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu was reported to have accumulated a total of 5,387 copies sold within a week of its release.
This volume was put on sale in Japan on October 28 and includes episodes 1 to 4 of this second season (episode 26 to 29 in general). The Blu-ray version is priced at 8,800 yen (approximately $ 85) and amassed 4,730 units sold, while the DVD version is priced at 7,700 yen (approximately $ 74) and amassed 657 units sold.
For its part, the series premiered its first half (thirteen episodes) on July 8, and it is confirmed that it will have a total of 25 episodes, premiering its second half in January 2021. Tappei Nagatsuki began publishing the light novels in April 2012 on the Shousetsuka ni Narou website, and subsequently Kadokawa publisher began publishing on paper with illustrations by Shinichirou Ootsuka in January 2014.
- Masaharu Watanabe is directing the Re: Zero series at White Fox Studios.
- Masahiro Yokotani is in charge of the composition of the series, and the writing and supervision of the scripts.
- Kyuuta Sakai is in charge of character design, while Tatsuya Koyanagi is in charge of monster design.
- Kenichiro Suehiro is in charge of the composition of the soundtrack, under sound direction by Jin Aketagawa.
Synopsis for Re: Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
From one moment to the next, Subaru Natsuki has been taken to another world when leaving a store. Puzzled, he tries to understand the situation but it only gets worse and worse when he is attacked by thugs. Miraculously being saved by a silver haired young woman, Subaru deeply grateful decides to help her to return the favor. Unfortunately they fail and are brutally murdered. Then Subaru wakes up in the place he was initially sent to, discovering that he has a unique ability, "return from the dead." Will Subaru be able to survive and help his savior?
(c) 長 月 達 平 ・ 株式会社 KADOKAWA 刊 ／ Re: ゼ ロ か ら 始 め る 異 世界 生活 2 製作 委員会