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Seinen drama manga 'My Home Hero' announces TV anime adaptation

The series stars salaryman Tetsuo Tosu who makes a most difficult choice to protect his daughter.

By: Nicole S. Castro on June 19, 2022 at 23:45 PHT

Publisher Kodansha has announced that Naoki Yamakawa's seinen drama manga series My Home Hero will be receiving a TV anime adaptation.

The announcement is written on the 29th issue of Weekly Young Magazine, which goes on sale in Japan tomorrow, June 20, 2022.

Below is the cover of the latest volume (Vol. 17).

My Home Hero Vol. 17 | PHOTO COURTESY: Comic Natalie

My Home Hero is a seinen drama manga series written by Naoki Yamakawa and illustrated by Masashi Asaki. It has been serialized in Kodansha's Weekly Young Magazine since May 2017.

The series stars salaryman Tetsuo Tosu who discovers his daughter Reika has been physically abused by her boyfriend, Matori Nobuto.

Tetsuo investigates Matori and realizes the situation is more dangerous than it seemed. Tetsuo finds himself in a moral predicament as he makes a most dangerous choice to protect his daughter.

Additional details regarding the anime such as release date and cast have not been revealed as of writing.

Source: My Home Hero on Kodansha's Weekly Young Magazine, Comic Natalie




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.


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