In the world of anime, high-schoolers seem to have the solution to every problem that is faced by fantasy worlds and ‘Choujin Koukousei-tachi wa Isekai demo Yoyuu de Ikinuku you desu!’ — also known as High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even in Another World! and CHOYOYU — just takes this notion to a whole new level. On the surface, it is nothing more than the good old tried and tested Isekai, and just like many other similar shows, it really tries to somehow stand out.
Surprisingly, in this case, the plot actually is quite interesting. The basic idea is pretty generic and revolves around high schoolers getting summoned into a magical world. But what makes it intriguing is its involvement of political and scientific ideas.
While most Isekai shows are all about forced fanservice-based gags and silly battles, this anime seems to have a broader approach where it not only introduces characters who are simply good at combat but also the ones who mentally capable of achieving greatness. And when it comes to anime, we’ve always celebrated smart characters who win battles through brain, not brawn. ‘High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even in Another World!’ in every sense a norm-breaking Isekai.
High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even in Another World Season 2 Release Date
‘High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even in Another World!’ has been adapted from a light novel series that was first published in October, 2015. So far, 9 volumes of the novels have been published. The anime adaptation of the light novel series was announced by GA Bunko on March 13, 2019.
Animated by Project No. 9 and directed by Shinsuke Yanagi, ‘High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even in Another World’ first released in October, 2019, and with a total of 12 episodes, it ended on December 19, 2019. Now when it comes to the second season, its release will mostly depend on the availability of content in its source material. The first season of the anime closely adapts four volumes of the manga, which means that the creators of the series can still adapt 5 more volumes of the source in the next season. In conclusion, considering the anime’s popularity and the availability of its source, there sure is a lot of room for a sequel, however, as of now, no official announcements have been made. Our best guess would be that the’High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even in Another World season 2 would premiere sometime in 2021. As soon as we get any confirmed news on this, we will update it here in this section. Till then, you can check out our list of other similar high school anime.
High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even in Another World English Dub:
The first season of ‘Choujin Koukousei-tachi wa Isekai demo Yoyuu de Ikinuku you desu!’ has been licensed under Crunchyroll and its English Dub is available on Crunchyroll.
High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even in Another World Plot:
After the events of an airplane accident, seven high school students wake up in a distant land that is dominated by beast-men and magic. But instead of panicking, they build a nuclear plant in the world that has no source of electricity, they start controlling the new world’s economy and eventually, they even wage a war against evil nobles. Together, they’re a force to be reckoned with and their expertise in politics, economics, science and medicine allows them to completely transform the fantasy world they are currently in.
‘Choujin Koukousei-tachi wa Isekai demo Yoyuu de Ikinuku you desu!’ is not your regular Isekai anime where a hero slays monsters in a new world he is summoned to. This is the story of some of the world’s most brilliant minds who use their wisdom and technology to spark a whole revolution in a new world.
High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even in Another World Characters:
Tsukasa is a high school student who has a very strong sense of justice. His father was once the Prime Minister but Tsukasa always despised his corrupt methods of acquiring luxury. After getting really enraged by this one day, he decides to expose his father and this leads to his father’s execution. Following this, he himself gets to be the Prime Minister but his own mother disowns him. After taking over the new world with his fellow students, he becomes the in-charge of all political matters and uses his intelligence to avert all unforeseen conflicts. He is a natural leader and has always had a very strong sense of honor. He specializes in deduction and planning and is often able to use these skills to predict any unforeseeable events.
Lyrule is the main female protagonist of the series who is not one of the seven prodigal students. She is actually a beautiful elf who treats the injuries of the prodigies. The villagers try to keep her identity a secret because if the nobles find out about her, they would want her as their own concubine. After a while, Tukasa starts to believe that they’re in the fantasy world because of Lyrule.
Keine is the most talented doctor that mankind has ever known and she can even cure cancer using his incredible abilities. None of her patients have ever died and she can produce medicine from the simplest naturally occurring elements. She is also really skilled when it comes to using anesthesia, especially on enemies who try to harm her.
Aoi is an overpowered swordswoman who carries a katana with her at all times. She is so strong that she once managed to defeat an entire army of terrorists all by herself. Aoi does not hold herself back from violence and has a very strong sense of justice. Apart from being really good at using her katana, she also has strong reflexes that allow her to dodge missiles and even ride them at times.
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