Muse Malaysia introduced on Saturday that it has licensed the tv anime of Ennki Hakari‘s Skeleton Knight in Another World (Gaikotsu Kishi-sama, Tadaima Isekai e Odekakechū or Skeleton Knight, going out to the parallel universe) mild novel collection. The firm will announce distribution particulars at a later date.

The anime will premiere in April, and can star:

  • Tomoaki Maeno as Arc
  • Ai Fairouz as Arianne
  • Nene Hieda as Ponta
  • Miyu Tomita as Chiyome
  • Takuya Eguchi as Danka
  • Kousuke Toriumi as Dillan
  • Yuko Minaguchi as Glenys
  • Rumi Okubo as Eevin
  • Ryota Takeuchi as Goemon

Katsumi Ono (Hypnosis Mic -Division Rap Battle- Rhyme Anima, Hataraki Man, Girly Air Force, Senki Zesshō Symphogear sequels) is directing the anime at Studio KAI and HORNETS, and Takeshi Kikuchi (Night Wizard The Animation, Ragnastrike Angels) is supervising the collection scripts. Tōru Imanishi (Girly Air Force, Super Cub, WorldFinish) is designing the characters based mostly on the unique novel illustrations by KeG. The artists eba and Tsubasa Ito (Iwa-Kakeru! -Sport Climbing Girls-, The Price of Smiles) are composing the music.

Seven Seas Entertainment is publishing the sunshine novel collection and its manga adaptation in English, and it describes the story:

One day, a gamer performed video video games till he fell asleep…and when he awoke, he discovered himself within the sport world–as a skeleton! Equipped with the highly effective weapons and armor of his avatar however caught with its horrifying skeletal look, Arc has to discover a place for himself on this new, fantastical land. All his hopes for a quiet life are dashed when he crosses paths with a wonderful elven warrior, setting him on a journey stuffed with battle and journey.

Source: Muse Malaysia’s YouTube channel