The fantasy comedy anime Level 1 Demon Lord and One Room Hero (LV1 Maō to One Room Yūsha) is set to debut in July 2023. This information was revealed by staff for the anime adaptation of the series on May 18 (Thursday).
It was announced last year that the popular manga series by toufu will be set to premier no later than 2023.
Kadokawa even shared a promotional video revealing the main casts, while Toufu drew an illustration to commemorate its anime:
The main cast of the series includes:
- Yūichi Nakamura as Max
- Naomi Ōzora as Demon Lord
- Ami Koshimizu as Yuria
- Yōko Hikasa as Zenia
- Yoshitsugu Matsuoka as Fred
- Hiro Shimono as Leo
The series will be animated through SILVER LINK and BLADE studios under Keisuke Inoue (My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom!), who will be directing the anime.
R.O.N (The Slime Diaries and Kuroko’s Basketball) will compose the music, and Toshiya Ono of The Promise Neverland will oversee the scripts.
At the same time, Yoshihiro Watanabe (The Testament of Sister New Devil) will handle the series’ character design.
The anime’s opening song, One Room Adventure, will be performed by MADKID, who also sang an opening song for The Rising of the Shield Hero. While the ending song of the anime, Mirai=Teleport, will be performed by Nenne.
Plot & Trailer
The powerful and renowned hero, Max, defeated the Demon Lord. The Demon went on a slumber to avenge his tragic loss to regain his strength and get her sweet revenge.
However, when she woke up, her body was chibi, and she had lost her Demon Lord’s fearsome form.
She visited the hero who once defeated her, and was in shock when she found Max. It turns out that the hero has turned into a complete shut-in living in his dirty room.
Due to her disappointment, the Demon Lord was determined to bring back the mighty hero by moving in with him.
Where Will The Series Be Streaming?
HIDIVE will exclusively premiere the debut of Level 1 Demon Lord and One Room Hero anime. The streaming company revealed that they had acquired the anime during at Anime Boston 2023 during the opening day industry panel.
The president of HIDIVE, John Ledford, also shared his excitement to be the streaming site who will first bring the anticipated fantasy comedy to its fans.
We’re excited to bring this humorous new anime series to HIDIVE later this year
Level 1 Demon Lord and One Room Hero joins our ever-expanding line-up of 2023 simulcasts alongside some of Japan’s mostly highly-anticipated new titles – and available exclusively to HIDIVE subscribers!John Ledford