This Sunday, through the official Twitter account for the franchise based on the manga written and illustrated by Hajime Komoto, mashle (Mashle: Magic and Muscles), it was officially announced that this title will have an anime adaptation. It is worth mentioning that this project had been leaked a few days ago thanks to a promo that was included in the most recent compilation volume of the manga.
In a promotional video posted on the YouTube channel of aniplex The series is announced to premiere sometime in 2023. Production details will be revealed soon.
The first visual of the project was also published.
Koumoto began publication of the manga through the magazine Weekly Shōnen Jump from the publisher Shueisha in January 2020. The publisher published the eleventh compiled volume in May 2022, and will publish the twelfth on July 4 in Japan.
Synopsis for Mashle
To everyone else in his magic-dominated world, young and powerless Mash Vandead is a threat to the gene pool and must be purged. Living secretly in the forest, he spends every day training his body, building muscles strong enough to compete with magic itself. However, seeing his identity exposed and his peaceful life threatened, Mash begins her journey to become a “divine seer”, a role so powerful that society will have no choice but to accept his existence. .
Thus, to maintain her peaceful life, Mash, without magic, enrolls in the prestigious Easton Magic Academy, competing with the sons of some of the most powerful and elite in the kingdom. Lacking the skill needed to survive in Easton, magic, Mash seems to already be at a disadvantage against his classmates. To achieve his goals, Mash will have to fight her way through each trial using only his fists, overcoming magic with her muscles, all for the illustrious title of Divine Visionary!
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