The official web site for the anime adaptation of Sarasa Nagase‘s I’m the Villainess, So I’m Taming the Final Boss (Akuyaku Reijō Nanode Last Boss o Katte Mimashita) gentle novels revealed the anime’s TV format, workers, solid, a teaser promotional video, two teaser visuals, and October premiere on Wednesday.


Kumiko Habara (I’m Standing on 1,000,000 Lives. each seasons) is directing the anime at Maho Film. Kenta Ihara (Tomodachi Game, Vinland Saga, Saga of Tanya the Evil) is writing and overseeing the collection scripts. Momoko Makiuchi, Eri Kojima, and Yūko Ōba are the character designers. Natsumi Tabuchi, Hanae Nakamura, Miki Sakurai, Sayaka Aoki, and Kanade Sakuma are composing the music.

The anime stars:

Rie Takahashi as Aileen Lauren Dautriche (Yen Press spells the identify as Aileen Lauren d’Autriche)

Yuichiro Umehara as Claude Jeanne Elmir (Yen Press spells the identify as Claude Jean Ellmeyer)

Toshiki Masuda as Cedric Jeanne Elmir (Yen Press spells the identify as Cedric Jean Ellmeyer)

Yen Press has licensed each the novels and the manga adaptation, and describes the story:

When her engagement to the prince ends unceremoniously, particulars of the younger noblewoman Aileen’s previous life come speeding again and assist her notice she’s dwelling inside the world of one in all her favourite otome video games—as the heroine’s biggest rival! However, her reminiscence has extra plot holes than dangerous fan fiction…and the solely certainty is that if she does not do one thing fast, her loss of life is all however assured. The hero/main-love-interest cannot be relied on, so why not see what the final boss has to say?

The novel collection debuted on the Shōsetsuka ni Narō (Let’s Become Novelists) web site in 2017. Kadokawa started publishing the novels with illustrations by Mai Murasaki in September 2017. Anko Yuzu launched the manga adaptation in Kadokawa‘s Comp Ace in June 2018. The third and closing compiled e-book quantity shipped in Japan in December 2019.

Sources: I’m the Villainess, So I’m Taming the Final Boss anime’s website, Comic Natalie