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All the Maids Broke Character In ‘The Saint’s Magic Power is Omnipotent’ 2nd Season Anime Clip

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© Yuka Tachibana / Yasuyuki Tamashii / KADOKAWA / Saint’s Magic Power Production Committee

The spring 2021 anime adaptation of The Saint’s Magic Power is Omnipotent saw streaming and a simuldub from Funimation and it looks like the show did well in Japan as well. The official site revealed in March 2022 that a second season is coming with the main staff and cast pretty much set to return with confirmations on the director, writer, and studio.

With the season getting an October 3rd, 2023 debut Crunchyroll is bringing it out to viewers in North America, Central America, South America, Europe (excluding Germany), Africa, Oceania, the Middle East, CIS, and India. Now, they have a new clip from the first episode of the second season out. Why would an overworked woman get summoned to a magical new world? To live her ideal life of leisure, of course! For Sei, it’s truly a dream: studying spells and perfecting potions while helping people. Can she hide away in this fantasy forever?

The series has Shota Ihata directing it based on the series composition by Wataru Watari. Masakazu Ishikawa is handling the character designs with diomedea handling the animation production for it.

The Japanese cast includes Yui Ishikawa as Sei Takanashi, Takahiro Sakurai as Albert Hawke, Takuya Eguchi as Johan Valdec, Yūsuke Kobayashi as Yuri Drewes, Taku Yashiro as Jude, Yuichiro Umehara as Erhart Hawke, Reina Ueda as Elizabeth Ashley, Kana Ichinose as Aira Misono, and Jun Fukuyama as Kyle Salutania.

The English dub of the first season saw Caitlin Glass as the ADR director and Emi Lo as the assistant ADR director. They’re working from scripts by Emily Neves and Jessica Cavanagh. The English cast includes Celeste Perez as Sei Takanashi, Ian Sinclair as Albert Hawke, David Matranga as Johan Valdec, Nazeeh Tarsha as Jude, Adam McArthur as Kyle Salutania, Bryn Apprill as Elizabeth Ashley, Natalie Rose as Aira Misono, Reagan Murdock as Erhart Hawke, Ryan Colt Levy as Yuri Drewes, Kevin M. Connolly as Siegfried Salutania, David Wald as Dominic, Taylor Harris as Wolff, Belsheber Rusape as Damian, and Monica Rial as Marie.

The opening theme song is “Blessing” by Aira Yuki while the ending theme song “Page for Tomorrow” is performed by NOW ON AIR.

The light novel series from Yuka Tachibana and artist Yasuyuki Syuri began in 2017 and has five volumes out through Kadokawa so far. It also spawned a manga series in 2017 handled by Fujiazuki serialize in Flos Comic which has four volumes and is ongoing.

Check out the official site and Twitter.

Plot Concept: Sei, a 20-year-old office worker, is whisked away to a whole new world. Unfortunately for Sei, the ritual that summoned her—meant to produce a “Saint” who would banish the dark magic—brought two people over instead of one. And everyone prefers the second girl over Sei?! But this is just fine by Sei, who leaves the royal palace to set up shop making potions and cosmetics with her newfound magic. Business is booming, and this might not be such a bad life, after all…as long as her supposed Sainthood doesn’t come back to haunt her.

Previous promos, key visuals, and character designs:

© Yuka Tachibana / Yasuyuki Tamashii / KADOKAWA / Saint’s Magic Power Production Committee
© Yuka Tachibana / Yasuyuki Tamashii / KADOKAWA / Saint’s Magic Power Production Committee

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