TV anime "Ascendance of a Bookworm" is now streamed on Crunchyroll
The Japanese official websites for the ongoing TV anime Ascendance of a Bookworm and the upcoming new TV anime Sorcerous Stabber Orphen have simultaneously posted a first visual from their collaboration project featuring the former's protagonist Myne and the latter's Orphen in the costumes from each other's world.
Myne wears a costume inspired by Orphen's and makes a pose of his iconic magic "Sword of Light," while Orphen wears the costume of Ferdinand, one of the major characters in Ascendance of a Bookworm, and reads a book. From January 1, 2020, a big ad featuring this collaboration visual will be displayed at the Animate Shinjuku store in Tokyo.
Collaboration CM for TV anime "Sorcerous Stabber Orphen" narrated by Myne (CV: Yuka Iguchi):
The TV anime adaptation of Miya Kazuki's "biblia fantasy" light novel Ascendance of a Bookworm premiered in Japan on October 2, 2019, and has been also simulcast on Crunchyroll to its members worldwide excluding Asia.
English-subtitled 1st PV:
As part of the 25th anniversary project for Yoshinobu Akita's fantasy light novel series Majutsushi Orphen Haguretabi / Sorcerous Stabber Orphen, Takayuki Hamana (Magical girl lyrical Nanoha Reflection)-directed third TV anime adaptation is set to premiere in Japan on January 7, 2020.
©Miya Kazuki, TO Books/"Ascendance of a Bookworm" Production Committee
©Yoshinobu Akita, Yuuya Kusaka, TO Books/Majutsushi Orphen Haguretabi Production Committee