The official website of Shinchou Yuusha: Kono Yuusha ga Ore Tueee Kuse ni Shinchou Sugiru
(This Hero is Invincible but "Too Cautious"
) anime series updated with a new key visual (pictured) and additional staff members on Wednesday. The television anime adapting Light Tuchihi
's adventure fantasy light novel
will premiere on October 2 at 10:30 p.m. on AT-X, followed by Tokyo MX, KBS Kyoto, Sun TV, TV Aichi, and BS11. AbemaTV will stream the anime exclusively in Japan.
Chief Animation Director: Mai Toda
(Soushin Shoujo Matoi
Prop Design: Mai Toda, Noritaka Suzuki (Goblin Slayer
), Gouichi Iwahata
(Zero kara Hajimeru Mahou no Sho
Art Setting: Kaoru Aoki (Hinamatsuri
), Mamio Ogawa (Toji no Miko
), Digital Noise
Art Director: Yoshito Takamine
(Enen no Shouboutai
), Kazunori Miyazato (SoniAni: Super Sonico The Animation
Color Design: Miyuki Satou
(Utawarerumono: Itsuwari no Kamen
Special Effects Supervisor: Kumiko Taniguchi
(Akame ga Kill!
Director of Photography: Hiroshi Ooizumi
(Seisen Cerberus: Ryuukoku no Fatalités
2D Works: Hirofumi Araki (Dimension W
3D Director: Yoshitaka Itai (Kuromukuro
Editing: Hitomi Sudou
(Tsuujou Kougeki ga Zentai Kougeki de Ni-kai Kougeki no Okaasan wa Suki Desu ka?
Sound Director: Jin Aketagawa
(Lord El-Melloi II Sei no Jikenbo: Rail Zeppelin Grace Note
Music: Yoshiaki Fujisawa
(Houseki no Kuni
, Gate: Jieitai Kanochi nite, Kaku Tatakaeri
Music Production: Kadokawa
J-pop rock musical unit MYTH & ROID
is performing the opening theme "TIT FOR TAT." The ending song, "be perfect, plz!," will be performed by anisong artist Riko Azuna
(Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online
) is directing the anime at White Fox
, with Kenta Ihara
) handling the series composition. Mai Toda is designing the characters.
Tsuchihi began penning
the series on the Kakuyomu website in June 2016. Kadokawa began releasing the novel with illustrations by Saori Toyota
(Densetsu no Yuusha no Densetsu
) in February 2017. The sixth volume is scheduled to ship on October 10.
(Log Horizon: Nishikaze no Ryodan
) began serializing a manga adaptation
in Dragon Age
last November. Kadokawa shipped the first volume on May 9. The second volume is planned for an October 9 release.
Source: animate Times
Update September 11
The official website announced two additional cast members on Wednesday.
Mash: Kengo Kawanishi
Eruru: Aoi Koga
(Kaguya-sama wa Kokurasetai: Tensai-tachi no Renai Zunousen
Source: Comic Natalie