Adaptation based on isekai fantasy light novel series by Riku Misora will broadcast in 2019
High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even In Another World! (known in Japan as Choujin Koukousei-tachi wa Isekai demo Yoyuu de Ikinuku you desu!), an upcoming TV anime based on the isekai fantasy light novel series written by Riku Misora and illustrated by Sakuraneco, is rolling out a series of preview videos to introduce their main cast of 7 genius high school students, and the first video focuses on master fencer Aoi Ichijo.
The original High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even In Another World! light novels are published in Japan by SB Creative under their GA Bunko imprint, and a manga adaptation featuring artwork by Kotaro Yamada is also serialized in Square Enix's Young Gangan seinen manga magazine.
An English language version of the manga is published by Yen Press, who describe the story of High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even In Another World! as follows:
Seven Japanese high school prodigies have taken the world by storm, exercising their mind-blowing abilities in everything from politics to entertainment. But when their plane crashes one day, these geniuses awaken to find themselves in a different realm-one that's home to magic and beast folk! While such strange new surroundings might throw an average person for a loop, these prodigies take their situation in stride...and then some! With the greatest minds and talents known to Earth, this dream team is about to turn the other world on its head!
The High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even In Another World! TV anime is directed by Nobuaki Yanagi and features animation production by Project no.9. The series is scheduled to broadcast in Japan in 2019.
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