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"How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom" TV anime reveals visual, cast, and staff; series premieres July 2021
November 4, 2020 at 10:33 AM PHT (GMT +8)
The official Twitter of the TV anime series adaptation of Dojyomaru's "How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom (Genjitsushugi Yūsha no Ōkoku Saikenki)" light novel series has revealed on Wednesday a new key visual along with the announcement of the series' cast and staff. The anime will begin broadcasting in July 2021.
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©Dojyomaru, Fuyuyuki, OVERLAP
The new series was announced by Overlap on April 17, 2020. It will be produced by WOWMAX and will be animated by J.C.Staff with the direction of Takashi Watanabe. Gō Zappa and Hiroshi Ōnogi will be in charge of the scripts, Mai Otsuka designing the characters, and Akiyuki Tateyama composing the series' music.
The cast includes Yūsuke Kobayashi who'll voice the role of protagonist Kazuya Souma (right), while the heroine Liscia Elfrieden (left) will be voiced by Inori Minase.
"How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom" is based on the Japanese light novel series written by Dojyomaru and illustrated by Fuyuyuki with eleven volumes have been released in the original Japanese language as of October 24, 2019. The first volume was published by Overlap Bunko in 2016 with Digital English light novel publisher J-Novel Club acquiring the rights for the series on February 23, 2017. A manga adaptation by Satoshi Ueda began serialization online in Overlap's Comic Gardo manga website in July 2017.
The story follows Kazuya Sōma, a humanities-student-turned-hero as he pulls on his knowledge of realism and machiavellianism in order to rebuild the kingdom.