Isekai followers tired of slimes, spiders and different reincarnations needn’t fear: Reincarnated as a Sword is almost right here to slice and cube the competitors away and take its place because the sharpest isekai round. Following the same adaptation to most of its style, the sequence is already trying to be way over simply one other generic reincarnation fantasy anime.
That being mentioned, it is not precisely unknown that isekai has gained just a few detractors throughout its present period of prominence, and these persons are possible skeptical of simply how good the sequence could be. Likewise, those that are already in all probability need to know when and the place they will watch the upcoming sequence. Set to begin airing in a matter of a few month, here is what isekai lovers (and haters) ought to find out about Reincarnated as a Sword.
The Plot of Reincarnated as a Sword
Reincarnated as a Sword, also called the much more ridiculous-sounding I Became the Sword by Transmigrating, bought its begin as a novel by Yuu Tanaka. The story sees its protagonist doing what isekai heroes do finest: dying, specifically by means of an oncoming vehicle. He’s thereafter reborn within the type of, because the title would counsel, a sword. Said weapon is found by Fran, a catgirl slave whose lot in life just isn’t precisely enviable.
Teaming up with Fran, the sword takes on the title “Master,” defending/preventing with the woman throughout their ensuing quest. Although the title he takes may counsel in any other case, Master develops a relationship together with his new ally that is very like that of a father and daughter. This utterly modifications the standard trappings of isekai, whereas the armament nature of the primary character brings the promise of nice motion.
Trailer for Reincarnated as a Sword
The newest trailer for Reincarnated as a Sword was simply launched, and this preview is lots totally different from what some may need anticipated given the title. While comedic hijinks are current, the footage proven within the trailer, specifically Fran’s assembly Master and their subsequent demolishing of anybody that stands of their manner, is extremely epic.
While many isekai anime have motion and journey components, this present positively leads with them, bringing violent spectacle to the desk when many different exhibits within the style rely extra on comedy. The animation seems to be crisp and fluid, giving the sense that that is no mere low-cost affair cashing in on the isekai craze.
The Cast and Crew Behind Reincarnated as a Sword
C2C is the studio behind the anime adaptation of Reincarnated as a Sword, and its greatest manufacturing beforehand was that of fellow isekai sequence Tsukimichi: Moonlit Fantasy. Like that present, Reincarnated as a Sword is directed by Shinji Ishihira, who was additionally the lead director for the well-received anime Edens Zero. Takahiro Nagano and Atsuki Saito are dealing with the scripts, character designs and animation route, whereas Yatsuhara Takahashi, the composer behind the music for Fairy Tail and Naruto Shippuden, is scoring the sequence.
Master is voiced by Shin-ichiro Miki, whereas Ai Kakuma voices Fran. Other characters embody Amanda, Klimt, Donadrond, Nell and Gallus, who’re voiced by Ami Koshimizu, Wataru Hatano, Tetsu Inada, Rumi Okubo and Shinpachi Tsuji respectively. The theme music, which is carried out by Kishida Kyodan & The Akeboshi Rockets, is “Tensei Shitara Ken Deshita” (“Reincarnated as a Sword”), whereas Maon Kurosaki performs “more＜STRONGLY,” the ending music.
Release Date for Reincarnated as a Sword
Reincarnated as a Sword premieres in Japan on October fifth on the channel Tokyo MX earlier than additionally airing on BS Asahi and ABC TV. Each of those episodes could be streamed every week early, nevertheless, by the ABEMA streaming service. Unfortunately, there’s been no phrase on if a global anime streaming service like Crunchyroll or Funimation will provide a subbed or dubbed model of the sequence any time quickly. However, Sentai Filmworks is licensing the sequence outdoors of Asia, so information of this won’t be too distant.