The first PV gives an introduction into Megumin's childhood and her inspiration for pursuing explosion magic.
By: Nicole S. Castro on August 26, 2022 at 18:38 PHT
The first promotional video has been released for the TV anime adaptation of spinoff series KonoSuba: An Explosion on This Wonderful World!
It is slated to air in 2023 and is animated by Studio Drive.
KonoSuba: An Explosion on this Wonderful World! is the spinoff light novel series to parent series KonoSuba: God's Blessing on This Wonderful World!
An Explosion on this Wonderful World! stars Crimson Magic Clan members Megumin (CV: Rie Takahashi) and Yunyun (CV: Aki Toyosaki). The first PV gives a sneak peek into Megumin's past as well as her inspiration for pursuing the unconventional path of explosion magic.
An Explosion on this Wonderful World! was published from 2014 to 2019 by Kadokawa under their Sneaker Bunko imprint. The manga adaptation with illustrations by Kasumi Morino was serialized in Monthly Comic Alive from 2016 to 2017.
Original story: Natsume Akatsuki (published by Kadokawa Sneaker Bunko)
Original illustration: Kurone Mishima
Director: Yujiro Abe
General supervision: Kanyasaki Takaomi
Series composition: Makoto Uezu
Character design: Koichi Kikuta
Music: Masato Koda
Animation Production: Drive
NICOLE S. CASTRO
Nicole is based in the Philippines and works as a freelance Japanese Translator/Interpreter and copywriter (English). She is a JLPT N2 passer who watches anime to "study" for N1. She has a long career history on LinkedIn (with primary focus on media and translation), but her anime watchlist is much, much longer.