Good news, virtual MMORPG fans! A new key visual has been published for the upcoming second season of BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense. (known in Japan under the tongue-twisting title of Itai no wa Iya nanode Bougyoryoku ni Kyokufuri Shitai to Omoimasu.), a TV anime adaptation based on the series of humorous light novels written Yuumikan and illustrated by Koin about a newby gamer who accidentally breaks the game balance of her favorite online RPG by dumping all of her stats into the VIT ability score.
The original BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense. light novels are published in Japan by Kadokawa under their Kadokawa Books imprint, an English language version is in-development from Yen Press. Funimation currently streams the first season of BOFURI, and describes the story as follows:
She may be new to gaming, but Maple has found the secret to invincibility! Just put all your skill points into defense until you can’t even move. That works, right? She doesn’t want to experience any pain in the VRMMO game she started playing, and somehow it works better than anyone expected. Now she’s got followers??
The second season of BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense. is scheduled to broadcast in Japan in 2022.
Source: Comic Natalie
Copyright notice: © Yuumikan・Koin / KADOKAWA / BOFURI Production Committee
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