Arifureta Anime Staff Prepares Latest Information On 8th Birthday Overlap Bunko


Arifureta Anime Staff Prepares Latest Information On 8th Birthday Overlap Bunko

Anime adaptation staff of the novel Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou by Ryo Shirakome and illustrator TakaYaki are currently preparing the latest information regarding their second season project. The staff also confirmed that they would reveal this latest information at the online event for the eighth anniversary of the Overlap Bunko label which will be held on April 17, 2021.

In this event, the Arifureta panel will be attended by three voice actors including Toshinari Fukamachi, Yuuki Kuwahara, and Youko Hikasa. The event was also broadcast live on Overlap's YouTube.

Not only the Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou franchise, the staff for the anime adaptation of the novel Genjitsushugi Yuusha no Oukoku Saikenki / Genkoku by Dojyomaru and illustrator Fuyuyuki will also reveal new information related to the anime at the event.

Synopsis of Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou:

A 17 year old teenager named Hajime Nagumo is an ordinary otaku. But his daily life, which often stays up late and sleeps at school, suddenly turns upside down when Hajime and his classmates have been summoned to a fantasy world! They are treated like heroes and given the task of saving the human race from extinction. However, an otaku like Hajime's wet dream turned into a nightmare. When all of his friends are gifted with great power, the role of a Hajime is only a synergy who can only change objects. Humiliated and bullied by his classmates for being considered weak, Hajime felt despair. Can he survive in a dangerous world filled with monsters and demons with only the strength of a blacksmith?

Voiced by:

  • Toshinari Fukamachi as Hajime Nagumo
  • Yuuki Kuwahara as Yue (Ayetia)
  • Minami Takahashi as Shea Haulia
  • Saori Oonishi as Kaori Shirasaki
  • Yumiri Hanamori as Shizuki Yaegashi
  • Youko Hikasa as Tio Klarus
  • Tetsuya Kakihara as Kouki Amanogawa
  • Ai Kakuma as Aiko Hatayama
  • Minoru Shiraishi as Daisuke Hiyama

The first season of the anime was produced by studio asread and WHITE FOX. The first season was directed by Kinji Yoshimoto (Machine-Doll wa Kizutsukanai). The character design was created by Chika Kojima (Big Order). Meanwhile story scripts were created and supervised by Shoichi Sato (Shakugan no Shana) and Kinji Yoshimoto as well. Ryou Takahashi (Citrus) was given the role of composer of the music.

Shirakome launched the novel on the Shousetsuka ni Narou website on November 7, 2013. The online novel was later licensed by publisher Overlap in June 2015 and will be published using the Overlap Bunko label with illustrations by TakayaKi. Overlap began publishing the first volume of the novel on June 24, 2015 As of July 25, 2020, the publication has reached its 11th volume. Sales of the novel itself have reached four million copies.

A manga adaptation was also made by RoGa on Overlap's online manga site, Comic Gardo. OVERLAP is also marketing the manga's 7th volume on October 24, 2020. A spin-off manga adaptation entitled Arifureta Zero was also made and debuted in February 2018 at Comic Gardo. The 5th volume of this spinoff manga has been marketed by OVERLAP on October 24, 2020.

Anime adaptation of this novel has aired in the summer of 2019 with a total of 12 episodes.

© Ryo Shirakome, OVERLAP / ARIFURETA Project


Post a Comment

* Please Don't Spam Here. All the Comments are Reviewed by Admin.

#buttons=(Accept !) #days=(20)

Our website uses cookies to enhance your experience. Learn More
Accept !