Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Bakuen wo!


KonoSuba: An Explosion on This Wonderful World!

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: この素晴らしい世界に爆焔を!
English: KonoSuba: An Explosion on This Wonderful World!
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Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 12
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 6, 2023 to Jun 22, 2023
Premiered: Spring 2023
Broadcast: Thursdays at 01:00 (JST)
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Drive
Genres: ComedyComedy, FantasyFantasy
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 7.491 (scored by 126620126,620 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #18952
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #757
Members: 317,581
Favorites: 1,771

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Synopsis

Megumin is a young and passionate wizard from the Crimson Demon Village, a remote community of mages with red eyes and a flair for the dramatic. She has devoted her life to mastering explosion magic, a powerful but impractical spell that leaves her drained of mana and unable to move for the rest of the day. Regardless, she refuses to learn any other skills.

Along with her childhood friend and self-proclaimed rival, Yunyun, Megumin enrolls in the Red Prison: a prestigious academy for Crimson Demon magic users. There, she learns more about the secrets and history of her clan, as well as the threats and challenges they must face. As she polishes her power at the Red Prison with the help of her loyal familiar Chomusuke and her adorable little sister Komekko, Megumin aims to become the greatest explosion wizard of all time!

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Characters & Voice Actors

Megumin

Main
Takahashi, Rie
Japanese

Yunyun

Main
Toyosaki, Aki
Japanese

Satou, Kazuma

Supporting
Fukushima, Jun
Japanese

Aqua

Supporting
Amamiya, Sora
Japanese

Dustiness, Lalatina Ford

Supporting
Kayano, Ai
Japanese

Wiz

Supporting
Horie, Yui
Japanese

Chris

Supporting
Suwa, Ayaka
Japanese

Chomusuke

Supporting
Nabatame, Hitomi
Japanese

Komekko

Supporting
Naganawa, Maria
Japanese

Luna

Supporting
Hara, Sayuri
Japanese

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Opening Theme

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"STAY FREE" by Machico
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Ending Theme

"STAY FREE" by Machico (eps 1)
"JUMP IN" by Megumin (CV: Rie Takahashi), Yunyun (CV: Aki Toyosaki) (eps 2-)

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Reviews

Sep 6, 2023
InformativeInformative
This show's tagline should be: 'do you remember the explosion girl from Konosuba? (of course you do, you perverts) well, here's more!'. With one of the most explosive intros in anime history, Megumin makes her triumphant return to the small screen... or not?

Animation: 7
Standard grade from Konosuba and it's consistent all the way.

Story: 7.5
This show starts low and ends high, fellas. We got a few major arcs. The first arc is a school arc which quite honestly blows. Second mini-arc is the after-school special and then we get Arcanletia and the real fun begins. After that one we get Axel which is the best ...
Mar 30, 2024
Mixed Feelings
There's one of two reasons to watch this: you're a fan of Konosuba or you're a fan of Megumin in specific. Or both, that's definitely likely. And while this spinoff does deliver on both of those aspects, leading to a decently entertaining watch, it misses on both things in spite of that, or maybe a better way of phrasing it is that it doesn't hit as well as it should.

But first off, the good points. Soundtrack still has that usual Konosuba feel (as far as I can tell it's all the same anyway) of feeling whimsical and fun but serious when it needs to ...
Aug 28, 2023
Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Bakuen wo! is a light novel series spin-off of Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!, written by Natsume Akatsuki and illustrated by Kurone Mishima. The story follows the adventures of Megumin, an archmage specializing in explosive magic, and her friends in the fantasy world of Axel. Despite being a spin-off, the series does not add anything new or interesting to the KonoSuba universe, and is limited to repeating the same jokes and situations from the original work. The characters are shallow, the plots are predictable and the humor is forced. The only thing that is saved is Mishima's line, which manages ...

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