The second season of TV anime “Bofuri: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense.” (痛いのは嫌なので防御力に極振りしたいと思います) reveals a new visual and is confirmed to air in 2022.
The series’ first art book “Bofuri: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense. Animation works” was also released on 9th January in Japan.
The first season of “BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense.” anime is animated by SILVER LINK and directed by “Baka to Test to Shoukanjuu” director Shin Ōnuma and “Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya” chief director Mirai Minato.
“Hamtaro” scriptwriter Fumihiko Shimo is in charge of the series composition, and Kazuya Hirata designs the characters. It was aired for 12 episodes in Japan from 8th January 8 to 25th March 2020.
The story is set in the world of VRMMO called “NewWorld Online.” The protagonist Maple, who knows little about games, divides all of her status points to defense power. She becomes very slow, can’t use magic, and is punched around even by a rabbit.
However, she finds out she feels no pain and receives zero damages. As a result of the intensive use of her points, she gets the skill of “Absolute Defense” and deadly counter skills. As “Mobile Fortress-type Rookie,” now she can disable all kinds of attacks and overcome any barriers with her “Lethal Poison” skill.
■ Maple – CV: Kaede Hondo (本渡楓)
■ Sally – CV: Noguchi Ruriko (野口瑠璃子)
■ Kasumi- CV: Saori Hayami (早見沙織)
■ Kanade – CV: Satomi Arai (新井里美)
■ May – CV: Ai Kakuma (加隈亞衣)
■ Yui – CV: Nanaka Suwa (諏訪ななか)
■ Kuromu – CV: Noriaki Sugiyama (杉山紀彰)
■ Iz- CV: Satomi Satō (佐藤聰美)
■ Payne – CV: Kenshō Ono (小野賢章)
■ Dread – CV: Takumi Yamazaki (山崎たくみ)
■ Frederica – CV: Ayana Taketatsu (竹達彩奈)
■ Drag – CV: Nobutoshi Cann (神奈延年)
■ Mii – CV: Rina Satō (佐藤利奈)
■ Shin – CV: Kappei Yamaguchi (山口勝平)
■ Markus – CV: Akira Ishida (石田彰)
■ Misery – CV: Yūko Minaguchi (皆口裕子)
■ Dora zō – CV: Sakura Tange (丹下 桜)