With the year only left with a few weeks, anime fans are looking forward to what’s on the horizon as the Fall 2020 anime season comes to an end. Some the anime will be coming to their end, while some will last and make it over to January 2021. But what’s more interesting is the thrill that January 2021 anime will bring as we have already seen enough of the remnants of Fall 2020 anime.
So here we will be looking at January 2021 upcoming anime that you should not miss. Lets take a look :
Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken 2 Part 1
That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime season 2 will be released on 12 January 2021. The anime will be returning for its season 2 after some time off the screens. A lot of fans are looking forward to what the anime will be bringing as it will be a split cour season. So early in 2021 we will get the first part of the anime and then a second cour will continue at a date yet to be announced.
Re:Zero Kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu Season 2
Re:Zero- Starting Life in Another World Season 2 will be returning in Jauary 2021 for its second cour. The anime continued with its second season this year. But since it was a split cour season, we will be getting the second part of the anime in January 2021. The exact update for the anime is yet to be revealed, so for now we only have the January 2021 date
Dr. Stone: Stone Wars
Dr. Stone season 2 will be released on 14 January 2021. The anime will return for its season 2 after a long time of fans waiting. Finally the anime will continue Senku’s journey with his friends and this time the anime presents new challenges. The number of episodes Dr. Stone season 2 will have are not yet officially revealed. But the anime is promising some interesting action upon its debut.
The Promised Neverland Season 2
The Promised Neverland Season 2 will be released on 08 January 2021. The anime will be amongst the earliest anime to make their debut in the Winter 2021 anime season. Most anime are reserved for later in the season. But amongst the early comers, we will be entertained by the second season of The Promised Neverland.
The Quintessential Quintuplets Season 2
The Quintessential Quintuplets Season 2 will be released in January 2021. Its amongst the anime that will likely make their way later on in the season as the premiere date has only been set to January 2021 for now. If you are a slice of life anime fan then this comes as interesting news. Because its quite some years since the anime made its debut. And with a first season leaving much to be answered. Then finally we will be getting some screen time for the anime after a long time.
Log Horizon: Entaku Houkai
Log Horizon: Destruction of the Round Table will be released on 13 January 2021. The anime will continue with its third season and will run for only 12 episodes. The anime will be back in the screens after some time fans have been waiting for the updates on the adaptation of the third season. So it will making its debut towards the end of the second week of Winter 2021 anime season.
Nanatsu no Taizai: Fundo no Shinpan
Seven Deadly Sins: Dragon’s Judgement will be release on 6 January 2021. The anime will be amongst the earliest in the season and this time, The Seven Deadly Sins will be action packed with a lot of developments to be made. Let me not spoil the fun for the anime only fans. But if you follow the manga, I’m pretty sure you are eager to see how the anime adaptation will be like.
Mushoku Tensei: Isekai Ittara Honki Dasu
Jobless Reincarnation will be released in January 2021. Amongst the newcomers for Winter 2021 anime we have Jobless reincarnation. If you have bee following the manga. Then you already have an idea how the anime is going to be like. But for anime only fans, this will be quite an interesting anime to check out. Unfortunately the debut date is yet to be released. So for now, we know it will make its premiere somewhere around January 2021.
Cells at Work will be released on 9 January 2021. The anime will be making its debut just six days into Winter 2021 anime season. Those familiar with its manga and the movie will know that this anime brings new perspectives into anime genres. Its a good thing that its amongst the earliest animes of Winter 2021.
Horimiya will be released on 10 January 2021. This is another one for the slice of life anime fans. Horimiya manga is finally getting an adaptation and fans can not wait any longer to see how things will play out in the anime. It will make its debut early in January 2021 and most fans are eager to see how the adaptation by Cloverworks studio will be like.
Kumo Desu Ga, Nani Ka?
I Am a Spider, So What? will be released on 08 January 2021. If you are familiar with the manga then I’m quite sure you are all caught up. Otherwise, this anime takes a look into a perspective of someone who was reincarnated as a spider. Quite unlike most Isekai animes. It present an interesting storyline and will be produced by Milepensee studios.
Beastars Season 2
Beastars Season 2 will be released on 5 January 2021. The anime will be premiering quite very early in the season. So while we wait for more anime for Winter 2021 to make their debut. WE will get to see how Beastars Season 2 will make its premiere. The anime will be produced by Orange studios and so far it is not yet revealed how many episode Beastars Season 2 will have.
World Trigger Season 2
World Trigger Season 2 will be released on 10 January 2021. After so many years in a hiatus, World Trigger anime will be continuing. Fans had already lost hope on any adaptation possibilities. But when more updates about the future of the anime adaptation were revealed. Fans were thrilled to see that such an interesting anime will be coming back to the screens. The anime will be produced by Toei Animation studios so that’s something to look forward to.
Majutsushi Orphen Hagure Tabi: Kimluck-hen
Sorcerous Stabber Orphen: Battle of Kimluck will be released in January 2021. The premiere date for the anime is yet to be revealed in due time. For now the only official released details are that the anime will be among the first ones in Winter 2021 anime season.
Ore dake Haireru Kakushi Dungeon: Kossori Kitaete Sekai Saikyou
The Hidden Dungeon only I Can Enter will be released on 09 January 2021. The anime will be one of the new comers as it has finally gotten its adaptation. Of yo like adventurers aniemes, especially the ones with dungeons in them. Then you will really find this one interesting.
It looks like a lot of anime will be coming up for Winter 2021 anime season. Keep in mind that this is not a list of all Winter 2021 anime, but mostly for January month and more will be revealed as time goes. Also this is purely my opinion that these anime will be very interesting to watch. So there’s a few anime that will begin in January 2021 that did not make the list.