Kodoani.com – Aniplex has revealed a new promotional video for the TV anime adaptation of the manga Mashle: Magic and Muscles by Hajime Kōmoto at the Aniplex Online Fest 2022 event on Saturday.
The video reveals that Chiaki Kobayashi voices Mashle in the anime.
The event also revealed the show’s staff. Tomoya Tanaka (Engage Kiss, Visual Prison) is directing the anime at A-1 Pictures. Yousuke Kuroda (My Hero Academia all six seasons, Mobile Suit Gundam 00) is in charge of the series’ scripts, and Hisashi Toshima (Tada Never Falls in Love’s main animation) is designing the characters. Masaru Yokoyama (2019 Fruits Basket, Astra Lost in Space) is composing the music.
The anime will premiere in 2023 and is listed as a “complete” anime adaptation.
The manga has entered its final room with its 12th volume, published on July 4. The 13th volume will ship on October 4.
This is a world of magic where magic is used for everything. But deep in the forest exists a guy who spends his time training. The guy can’t use magic, but he enjoys a peaceful life with his father. But one day, his life is threatened! Will his muscular body protect him from magic users? Strongly trained muscles will crush magic when this unusual magical illusion begins!
The series launched in Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in Japan in January 2020.