The official Twitter account for the tv anime of Yuu Tanaka and LLO‘s Reincarnated as a Sword (Tensei Shitara Ken Deshita) gentle novel collection introduced two forged members for the anime on Friday.

Shinichiro Miki as Master, the sword that saves Fran

Ai Kakuma as Fran, an enslaved beastgirl who encounters Master and turns into his wielder

Seven Seas Entertainment is releasing each the unique gentle novels and Tomowo Maruyama‘s manga adaptation in English. The firm describes the manga:

Reincarnated as a sentient weapon with reminiscences of his previous life, however not his title, a magical sword saves a younger beastgirl from a lifetime of slavery. Fran, the cat-eared lady, turns into his wielder, and needs solely to develop stronger, whereas the sword desires to know why he’s right here. Together, the unusual duo’s journey has solely simply begun! This manga adaptation of the hit gentle novel collection options charming paintings by manga artist Tomowo Maruyama, and is bound to be loved by present followers of the franchise in addition to all-new readers who’re prepared for a pointy fantasy story.

Tanaka launched the novels on the Shōsetsuka ni Narou web site in October 2015, and Gentosha started publishing the collection with illustrations by LLO in July 2016. The twelfth compiled guide quantity shipped in September 2021. Maruyama launched the manga adaptation on Gentosha‘s Denshi Birz web site in December 2016, and the tenth quantity shipped in September 2021.

The gentle novel collection has reached over 1.8 million copies in circulation.

Hinako Inoue launched the Tensei Shitara Ken Deshita: Another Wish manga spinoff in June 2020.

Source: Reincarnated as a Sword franchise‘s Twitter account, Comic Natalie