20 Upcoming Isekai Anime to Add to Your Watchlist in 2023

In the year 2023, there will be a slew of new Isekai animes, one after the other. The sequels to a few of the Isekai animes will be released this year.

Isekai anime originated in Japan and quickly became popular around the world.

The genre is so popular among anime fans that plenty of new anime production houses are focusing their efforts on it.

The list of upcoming isekai anime will include all of the most anticipated isekai anime that will be released this year or will be having sequels this year.

There will be a lot more Isekai to release this year, from anime to movies to manga to video games, and a few of them, such as Arifureta, are still airing season 2 of their series.

20. Uncle from Another World

Genre: Comedy, Isekai

Writer: Kenta Ihara (Anime), Hotondoshindeiru (Manga)


Takafumi’s uncle fell into a coma seventeen years ago, yet he has recently awoken like a man from the dead.

Takafumi soon realizes two strange facts:

Firstly, his uncle is obsessed with video games.

Secondly, he was actually sent to another world as a heroic guardian while comatose!

Takafumi now has to instruct his uncle about how far things have progressed, such as the internet and smartphones.

So far, the Plot has provided an overview of how wonderful the anime adaptation may be.

Upcoming Manga and Anime Release Dates

The Uncle from Another World series now comprises six manga volumes, four of which have been dubbed in English.

Moreover, The seventh volume is scheduled to be released on February 21, 2023.

Uncle from Another World is getting an anime adaptation, which will premiere in 2023.

19. Reincarnated as a Sword

Genre: Isekai, Fanatasy

Writer: Yuu Tanaka


After dying in a vehicle accident, the protagonist is reborn as a sword in another universe,

Sadly, With no recollection of his name but a complete recall of everything else from his previous existence.

Accepting his destiny as a sword, he begins his search for a wielder.

A group of slaves Traders is attacked by a two-headed bear, and a catgirl discovers the sword and uses it to slaughter the bear. She names the sword “Teacher” after the occurrence.

From here, the exciting adventure begins…

Reincarnated as a Sword Anime Release Date

The series has 12 light novel volumes and 10 manga volumes published so far.

Officials, on the other hand, have announced the anime adaptation of the series.

However, The Release date of the Anime is still to announce.

18. Mushoku Tensei Season 2

Genre: Fantasy, Isekai

Writer: Manabu Okamoto


Following his parents’ deaths and ignoring the burial, an anonymous 34-year-old Japanese NEET is evicted from his home. After some introspection, he came to the conclusion that his life was ultimately worthless.

While thinking his life was pointless, he came upon a speeding truck approaching a group of teenagers and helped them escape (Unfortunately he died in this accident).

Then he awakens in a baby body in the world of swords, determined to succeed here rather than in his previous existence.

Rudeus Greyrat was born as Rudeus Greyrat and grew up to be a superb magician thanks to his extensive training.

his main relations in the series are: He is a student of demon magician Roxy Migurdia, a buddy of demihuman Sylphiette.

Rather than his prior life, season 2 will illustrate how he wishes to become successful.

Mushoku Tensei Season 2 Release Date

Games, anime, light novels, and manga are all part of the Mushoku Tensei universe.

However, the first season of the Mushoku Tensei anime was published in two parts, which confused viewers who were unfamiliar with the series.

Part one was released from January to March, while part two was released from October to December 2021.

The official release date for Season 2 of Mushoku Tensei is yet to be revealed, but we can expect it to arrive around late 2023.

However, this season may follow the same pattern as the previous one, with two parts.

17. Ascendance of a Bookworm Season 3

Genre: Isekai, Fanatasy

Writer: Mariko Kunisawa


This anime depicts what occurs when you become excessively obsessed with reading books.

Urano Motosu, a book-obsessed post-secondary college student and aspiring librarian, is crushed to death behind a stack of books at her home during an earthquake.

She desires to be reborn in a universe where she can read books indefinitely with her dying breath.

Urano awakens in the body of a weak five-year-old girl named Myne.

badly, In that world books are only allowed to the elites.

Myne chooses to create and print her own books so that she can read again, maintaining her memories from her prior life.

The Series will show how she manages this tough situation.

Ascendance of a Bookworm Season 3 release date

Season 3 of The Ascendance of a Bookworm will premiere in April 2023.

Moreover, The series includes light novels, manga, the previous two seasons, Ova, and Fan-books.

What to do till Season 3 Release? There are 27 light novels in the series that you may read in the meantime. There is a large part-by-part list of ongoing manga series that you can try out.

16. Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear Season 2

Genre: Isekai, Fantasy-Comedy, Iyashikei

Writer: Takashi Aoshima (Anime), Kumanano (Manga and Light Novel)

Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear appears in a variety of media, including anime, light novels, and manga.

Between May 2015 and December 2021, 18 light novels and 7 manga volumes were published.

The anime adaptation was announced during the publication of the 14th volume, and the series premiered from October to December 2020.

Funimation then released an English Dub in January 2021.

However, shortly after the first season ended, officials stated that Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear Season 2 was in Production.

Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear Season 2’s release date is yet to be announced, however, given that it is been about a year, we can predict it in mid-2023.

15. My Isekai Life

Genre: Isekai, Adventure

Writer: Shinkoshoto (Manga, Light Novel), Naohiro Fukushima (Upcoming Anime)


Yuji Sano, a corporate drone, works around the clock, whether at work or at home. So when Yuji’s home PC flashes a notice about being invited to another world, he restarts it…

only to discover that he’s accepted the summons by accident! Now, far away from paperwork and computers, in a fantastical realm

Yuji is only concerned with one thing: waking up from what he believes is a dream and returning to the mountain of work he has left behind!

However, Yuji quickly discovers that his Monster Tamer character class allows him to befriend slimes,and this other world has other plans for him!

Those slimes also assist him learn so much magical information that he gains a second character class in the blink of an eye,

thanks to their sheer numbers! Now that Yuji is the greatest sage the realm has ever known, how will he use his power? What about all of the paperwork?!

Read more about My Isekai Life at Wikipedia.

My Isekai Life Anime Announcement

The My Isekai Life Anime Adaption was announced on January 31, 2021, and the show’s premiere schedule was later revealed to be 2023.

Keep in mind, though, that the release date is still to be announced.

You can also enjoy the light novel series, which has ten volumes, and the Manga series, which has fourteen volumes.

However, the manga has only recently begun to be dubbed in English, with only one volume completed, while the light novel is still only available in Japanese.

In the meantime, have a look at the My Isekai Life Anime Trailer.


14. The Saga of Tanya the Evil Season 2

Genre: Military, Isekai, Fantasy

Writer: Kenta Ihara (Anime), Carlo Zen (Manga and Light-Novel)


In modern-day Tokyo, an unidentified atheist Japanese salaryman is approached by an entity that professes itself to be God and blames the salaryman for not having ‘faith’

As he is about to be murdered by a resentful subordinate whom he had fired due to poor performance at work.

The salaryman denies its existence,

Criticizes its many claims from an atheist’s standpoint, and mockingly refers to it as ‘Being X.’

The entity chooses to reincarnate the salaryman into a planet where he will face enough difficulties to seek help from Being X.

The salaryman is resurrected as Tanya Degurechaff, an orphaned girl in another reality’s Imperial Germany,

known as the Empire, where World War I carried on into the 1920s.

Tanya’s spirit will quit the cycle of reincarnation and be consigned to hell for the innumerable misdeeds she did in her previous life,

according to Being X, if she either does not die a natural death or refuses to believe in it.

Tanya resolves to join the Empire’s Mage Corps and fight in the war in order to acquire a high enough rank as quickly as possible so that she may stay away from the battlefield and avoid being killed.

The Saga of Tanya The Evil Season 2 Release Date

The Saga of Tanya The Evil Season 1 premiered in 2017, then after a few years, in 2021, the creators revealed that they were working on season 2.

The release date for season 2 has yet to be announced, however, it is highly expected to take place in 2023.

In addition, there is a film called Saga of Tanya the Evil: The Movie, as well as light novels, audiobooks, and manga, to learn more about the upcoming anime season 2 isekai experience.

Checkout Upcoming The Saga of Tanya The Evil Season 2 teaser


13. Tsukimichi: Moonlit Fantasy Season 2

Genre: Isekai, Fantasy

Writer: Kei Azumi (Light Novel and Manga), Kenta Ihara (Anime)

Other Then Tsukimichi: Moonlit Fantasy Anime There are Light Novels and Manga.

Whereas Light Novels have 17 volumes and Manga has 9 volumes.

Tsukimichi Moonlit Fantasy Season 1 was announced in late 2020 and broadcast from July to September 2021. After season 1 ended, the creators announced Tsukimichi Moonlit Fantasy Season 2.

The release date, on the other hand, is yet to be confirmed.

Season 2’s probabilities of being held in 2023 are highly prioritized because season 1 has the biggest sales of any Nippon TV anime to date.

Check out Tsukimichi Moonlit Fantasy Season 2 Trailer.


12. Seirei Gensouki: Spirit Chronicles Season 2

Genre: Isekai

Writer: Yuri Kitayama (Manga, Light Novels), Osamu Yamasaki, Mitsutaka Hirota, Megumu Sasano, Yoshiko Nakamura (Anime)


Haruto Amakawa was a young man who died before he could see his childhood friend, who had gone missing five years prior.

Rio is a little kid from the Bertram Kingdom’s slums who seeks vengeance for his mother,

Who was murdered in front of him when he was only five years old.

Earth and a different world Two persons from very different backgrounds and with quite distinct ideals.

Haruto, who should have died, is revived in Rio’s body for whatever reason.

Rio (Haruto) decides to dwell in this new world while the two are befuddled by their memories and personalities melting together.

Rio awakens a “special power” alongside Haruto’s memories, and it appears that if he uses it wisely, he will be able to live a better life.

Rio is then unexpectedly confronted with a kidnapping involving the Bertram Kingdom’s two princesses.

Seirei Gensouki: Spirit Chronicles Season 2 Announcement!

Seirei Gensouki: Spirit Chronicles was announced to be adapted into an anime series in November 2020, with 12 episodes airing from July to September 2021.

While the crew is working on the series, the second season was announced on November 5, 2021, and is expected to be released in mid-2023.

Media Adaption of Seirei Gensouki: Spirit Chronicles include Light Novel, Manga, and Anime.

Check out the Seirei Gensouki: Spirit Chronicles Season 2 Trailer


11. The Eminence in Shadow

Genre: Isekai

Writer: Daisuke Aizawa (Manga, Light Novel), Seta U (Manga), Kanichi Katou (Anime)


He’d always wanted to be a shadow broker, someone who works in the shadows since he was a child.

He built up his body by doing almost everything conceivable in the world until he came upon magic during one of his training sessions.

This, however, was not magic, but rather the headlights of an automobile. As a result, he died.

Cid Kagenou, now a nobleman’s son, sought to realize his aspirations even after reincarnating.

Following the rescue of a girl, Cid concocts a complicated story about how he was the commander of an old organization pledged to combat the Cult of Diabolos in order to prevent Diabolos’ resurrection.

The Eminence in Shadow Anime Announcement!

The series was fantastic in light novels and manga, therefore we can imagine a fantastic Anime adaptation.

Officials confirmed the anime adaptation during the publishing of the fourth volume of the light novel in February 2021, but instead of announcing a precise date, they stated that it would premiere in 2023.

Light Novels have four volumes, three of which are dubbed in English, and the fourth is set to be released on May 17th, 2023.

Manga, on the other hand, has six volumes, only two of which are dubbed in English, and the other four translations are set to be released on March 22nd and June 21st, respectively.

That’s all for now, the list is being updated, and new Upcoming isekai anime are being added.