Key staff revealed for upcoming adaptation based on fantasy novel series written by Ceez and illustrated by Tenmaso
A quick update for all you "transported to a VRMMORPG world" fantasy fans out there: the main staff has been revealed for In the Land of Leadale (known in Japan as Leadale no Daichi nite), a light novel series written by Ceez and illustrated by Tenmaso about a woman who finds herself in a new body in a world similar to her favorite video game. The staff for In the Land of Leadale includes:
- Director: Takeyuki Yanase
- Series composition, screenplay: Kazeyuki Fudeyasu
- Character design: Toshihide Masutake, Eri Kojima, Kaho Deguchi
- Animation production: MAHO FILM
The original In the Land of Leadale novels are published in Japan by Enterbrain (a division of KADOKAWA) under their Famitsu Bunko imprint, an an English language adaptation is also in-development from Yen Press, who describe the story of the series as follows:
New Beginnings in Familiar Lands
After a horrific accident put her on life support, the last vestige of freedom Keina Kagami had was in the VRMMORPG World of Leadale. When she wakes up in the body of her game avatar, though, Keina-now Cayna-finds that the worries of her old life appear to be a thing of the past, but somehow this new land doesn't seem to be quite the Leadale she remembers...
Further details about the In the Land of Leadale TV anime (such as the main cast and the release date) have not yet been revealed.
Copyright notice: © Ceez 2019
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