The previously announced Kaiko Sareta Ankoku Heishi (30-Dai) is no slouch in Second Life anime adaptation revealed a visual teaser and staff information. The anime will premiere in January 2023 and will be animated by Encourage Films (Is the order a rabbit?). Dariel and Marika’s visuals:
The staff includes:
- Director: Fumitoshi Oizaki
- Assistant Director: Yoshihide Yuuzumi
- Character design: Satomi Yonezawa
- Series cast: Hitomi Amamiya
- Screenwriter: Hitomi Amamiya
- Music: Tsubasa Ito
The anime is based on Kaiko Sareta Ankoku Heishi (30-Dai) is no slouch in Second Life a light novel written by Rokujuyon Okazawa and illustrated by Sage Joh. The series is currently published under Kodansha’s Ranobe Bunko label. It is not licensed in English, but the title can be translated as TThe Slow Second Life of the Retired Dark Soldier (In His 30s). The series also has a manga adaptation by Rurekuchie currently underway in Monthly Young Magazine.
The plot follows Dariel, a 30-year-old dark soldier who is fired from his position due to his inability to use magic. even though he was part of a demon army. He decides to start over and moves to a village where he can use his abilities to help others with their requests. And so begins his slow second life.
source: Official site
© Rokujuyon Okazawa, Rurekuchie, Kodansha / Fired Dark Soldiers Production Committee