Muse Asia launched on Monday that it has licensed the anime adaptation of Myōjin Katō‘s The Greatest Demon Lord is Reborn as a Typical Nobody (Shijō Saikyō no Daimaō, Murabito A ni Tensei Suru) novels.
The anime will premiere in April.
Mirai Minato (Masamune-kun’s Revenge, The Great Jahy Will Not Be Defeated!) is directing the anime at studios SILVER LINK and BLADE. Takayuki Noguchi (Higehiro, Cinderella Nine) is adapting Sao Mizuno‘s character designs for animation.
Yūshi Ibe (Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World, Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya: Prisma Phantasm) is the assistant director. Michiko Yokote (The Great Jahy Will Not Be Defeated!, ReLIFE) is coping with sequence composition. Yoshihiro Watanabe (Interspecies Reviewers) is coping with sub-character design. Mahiru Shinya (My First Girlfriend is a Gal) and Azusa Gasai (The Slime Diaries) are answerable for design works. Yūya Yoshiyama is the paintings director. Hiroshi Yoshikawa (Aria the Animation) is coping with the paintings setting. Haruko Nobori is answerable for color design. Atsushi Satō (BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense.) is the cinematographer. Makoto Endo (Ghost inside the Shell: Stand Alone Complex) is the 3D director. Yūji Kondо̄ (Sword Art Online: Alicization – War of Underworld) is the editor. Takeshi Nakatsuka (Brothers Conflict) is composing the music at Lantis. Noriyoshi Konuma is the sound director.
Ayaka Ohashi will perform the opening theme music “Be My Friend!!!”
Yen Press is publishing the “school heroic fantasy” novel sequence in English, and it describes the story.
In his earlier life, he was commonly known as Demon Lord Varvatos, an all-powerful magic particular person and ruler. But he was lonely after the dearth of his buddies and members of the family all through his rise to power, so in his dying moments, Varvatos stable a reincarnation spell so that he’d get a second likelihood at merely being a conventional man. At first it looks like that’s going to work – he’s reborn 1000’s of years later as villager Ard. Unfortunately for him, his recollections are nonetheless intact and he isn’t aware merely how so much has been misplaced over the time he spent not current, and it looks like that’s going to worth him his common life.
Katō launched the novel sequence in 2017 with illustrations by Sao Mizuno.
Source: Muse Asia‘s YouTube channel