Aniplex revealed the new promotional video for the tv anime adaptation of Mashle: Magic and Muscles manga on their official youtube channel revealing the four new cast members for the series. The anime is set to premiere in 2023 and is listed as a “complete” anime adaptation.
Tomoya Tanaka(Visual Prison, Engage Kiss) is directing the series at A-1 Pictures the same studio that brought Black Butler, ERASED, GATE, and many others. Yousuke Kuroda (Mobile Suit Gundam 00, My Hero Academia) is overseeing the series script, and Hisashi Toshima (chief action director for BLUELOCK) is the character designer. The music composer for the series is Masaru Yokoyama (2019 Fruits Basket, Horimiya).
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The series stars:
Chiaki Kobayashi (Moriarty the Patriot’s James Moriarty) as Mash Burnedead.
Reiji Kawashima (To Your Eternity’s Fushi) as Finn Ames.
Kaito Ishikawa (Haikyu’s Tobio Kageyama) as Lance Crown.
Takuya Eguchi (Spy x Family’s Loid Forger) as Dot Barett.
Reina Ueda (Dr.Stone’s Ruri) as Lemon Irvine.
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Mashle: Magic and Muscles started as a manga series written and illustrated by Hajime Kōmoto. The series has been serialized in Shueisha’s Shōnen Jump magazine since January 2020, with its chapters collected in thirteen tankōbon volumes as of October 2020.
Tha manga is now on its final arch with its 12th compiled book volume which was shipped on July 4th. Shueisa has published the manga’s 13th volume on October 4th, and it will publish the upcoming 14th volume on December 2nd.
Both Shueisha’s MANGA PLUS service and Viz Media’s Shōnen Jump service are publishing the manga in English digitally. Viz Media is also releasing the manga in print.
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Mashle: Magic and Muscles is a story set in a magical world where each individual’s societal position is determined by their power and skill with magic. A mark on the face usually indicates a person’s possession of magic. However, Mash Burnedead is a young man without even an ounce of magic in his blood. Despite this, Mash enrolls in magic school to become the Divine Visionary (Shinkakusha) in order to have a peaceful and happy life with his adoptive father, Regro. Mash, with his pecs, is determined to show the world that muscles can beat magic.
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