Great news for Heavenly Delusion fans! It is announced that it will be getting a TV anime adaptation! It will release sometime in 2023, and with Production I.G being its animation production studio. Production I.G served as the animation producer for known anime such as Haikyuu!!, Kuroko no Basuke, Kimi no Todoke, and many more.
Heavenly Delusion Synopsis
Modern civilization has been destroyed. Children were raised behind a walled facility cared for by robots. It is a safe haven amidst the outside world that is hellish and in ruin. It is also filled with beings with supernatural power. Tokio, living inside the facility, received a mysterious message, asking him if she wants to go outside.
Two people outside the facility, Maru and Kiruko, are searching for ‘paradise’ in a what was once Tokyo. However, as they embarked onwards on their journey, it seemed like paradise is just a dream.
Check out the full key visual below:
The key visual depicted the main characters of Heavenly Delusion. Maru stands at the left (he’s the guy), while Kiruko stands at the right (she’s the girl). Their background shows a creepy and domineering eyeball, watching Maru and Kiruko with intensity.
Heavenly Delusion Manga Background
Masakazu Ishiguro is the author and illustrator of Heavenly Delusion. It started serialization on Kodansha’s Afternoon magazine in January 2018. The first volume was later published as a paperback and digital version by Kodansha in July 2018. As of March 2022, there are 7 volumes published. The 8th volume will be coming soon in November 22, 2022.
Denpa licensed the manga into an English version, with the first volume released in December 2019 – available as a paperback and e-book. As of April 2022, there are three volumes published. The 4th volume just got released – October 18, 2022. Its digital version is not available yet.