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The spin-off of Megumin from KonoSuba! reveals its first advance

As previously announced, during a special broadcast the first promotional video for the anime adaptation of the spin-off light novels written by Natsume Akatsuki and illustrated by Kurone Mishima, Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Bakuen wo! (Konosuba!: An Explosion on This Wonderful World!). The video confirms that the premiere is scheduled for the year 2023 in Japan.

Natsume and Mishima published the original light novels through the imprint Bunko Sneaker of Kadokawa between July 2014 and March 2019, with a total of five volumes. A manga adaptation by Kasumi Morino was published in the magazine Monthly Comic Alive of Kadokawa between April 2016 and December 2017, followed by Zoku Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Bakuen wo!published between February 2018 and May 2020.

voice cast

  • Rie Takahashi like Megumin.
  • Aki Toyosaki like yunyun.

Production team

  • Yūjiro Abe (Super Cub, Vlad Love, Kaguya-sama: Love is War) is in charge of directing this project in the studios Drive (Vlad Love, ACTORS: Songs Connection), under the supervision of Takaomi Kanasaki (Neon Genesis Evangelion, Kore wa Zombie Desu ka?).
  • Makoto Uezu (Gyakuten Sekai no Denchi Shoujo, Yuuki Yuuna wa Yuusha de Aru, Kengan Ashura) is in charge of writing and supervising the scripts.
  • Koichi Kikuta (BLUE REFLECTION RAY, Tamayomi, Seitokai Yakuindomo) is in charge of character design and animation direction.
  • Masato Kuuda (Domestic na Kanojo, Asobi Asobase, Sentouin, Hakenshimasu!) is responsible for the composition of the soundtrack.

Synopsis for Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Bakuen wo! (konosuba!)

One year before a certain useless goddess and an extraordinary nini appeared on the scene, Megumin, the “Great Genius of the Crimson Magic Clan”, is hard at work. Since a life-changing encounter in her childhood, the young sorceress has dedicated every moment of her life to the search for the ultimate offensive magic, the famous “Explosion!” (Well…and also stealing food from her self-proclaimed rival.) One day, while Megumin and her little sister Komekko are walking in the forest, they come across a strange black kitten. They have no idea that this cat plays a key role in opening the tomb of a Dark God…

Font: Comic Natalie


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