New key visual also published for ongoing adaptation of popular fantasy light novel series by Fuse and Mitz Vah
An exciting new key visual (above) and new cast additions have been revealed for That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime, the ongoing TV anime adaptation based on the series of popular fantasy light novels written by Fuse and illustrated by Mitz Vah about an ordinary salaryman who reincarnates in the body of a lowly slime in a world full of magic and mystery.
The new cast members include:
Anzu Haruno as Ramilis, a tiny fairy who is also a Demon King and the queen of the "Spirit Den" where spirits and fairies dwell. Ramilis has the "Little World" unique skill, which allows her to summon a vast subspace labyrinth.
Yasuaki Takumi as Karion, a 500 year old "new generation" Demon King who is the "Beastmaster" of the Beast Kingdom of Yuurazania.
Yutaka Aoyama as Myorumairu, an influential merchant from the kingdom of Burumund. Myorumairu is both the chairman of the Burumund shopping district and also a loan shark.
Natsuki Hanae as Yuki, a former student of Shizu who originally came from Japan. Yuki serves as the Guild Master of the Adventurers' Guild in the kingdom of Ingracia, and he loves manga.
Ayaka Asai as Kenya, a member of a group of children who were incompletely summoned. Kenya is the leader of the pack and has a lively disposition.
Shizuka Ishigami as Ryota, one of the children who were incompletely summoned. Ryota has a shy personality, but he generally gets along well with Kenya.
Gen Satou as Geiru, one of the children who were incompletely summoned. At 11 years old, he is the eldest of the group.
Haruka Shiraishi as Alice, one of the children who were incompletely summoned. At 9 years old, Alice is the youngest of the group, and she's also a bit of a tomboy.
And Asuza Tadokoro as Kuroe, one of the children who were incompletely summoned. Kuroe is a quiet child who loves books.
The original That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime light novels are published in Japan by Micro Magazine under their GC Novels imprint, and an English language version of the series is also available from Yen Press.
The That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime TV anime is directed by Yasuhito Kikuchi and features animation production by 8-bit. The series is currently broadcasting Japan and streaming on Crunchyroll, who describe the story as follows:
Corporate worker Mikami Satoru is stabbed by a random killer, and is reborn to an alternate world. But he turns out to be reborn a slime! Thrown into this new world with the name Rimuru, he begins his quest to create a world that’s welcoming to all races.
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