Upcoming Isekai TV Anime I'm Standing on a Million Lives Unleashes 1,000,000 Bits of News Ahead of October 2 Release
A new trailer, full release date, and ending theme was revealed
While you can't literally stand on million lives, upcoming TV anime I'm Standing on Million Lives, based on the manga written by Naoki Yamakawa and illustrated by Akinari Nao, released a million new pieces of information, including a brand new trailer, new visual gif, who will be singing the ending theme, new cast member, and that the series will be broadcast from October 2!
Chinese cosplayer Liyuu was announced to be performing the ending theme 'Carpe Diem' for the isekai anime series. She'll be working alongside Kanako Takatsuki, who is performing the opening theme 'Anti-World' which was featured in the above trailer.
It was also announced that Chiwa Saito, known for voicing Senjougahara in Monogatari, will be joining the TV anime series as Kahabell.
The I'm Standing on a Million Lives manga is serialized in Japan by Kodansha in their Bessatsu Shōnen Magazine manga magazine, with an English language version available from Kodansha Comics, who describe the story of the series as follows:
Ninth grader Yusuke Yotsuya is practical, friendless, and not active in any clubs. Then one day, he and two female classmates are suddenly sent to another world where they must work together to battle for their lives. Yotsuya is a lone wolf and has always lived his life according to his wants, but how will that work out now that he’s supposed to be a hero?! Get ready for a one-of-a-kind fantasy story that will challenge everything you thought you knew about fantasy!
Previously released visual:
Kumiko Habara (Angolmois: Record of Mongol Invasion assistant director) makes her TV series directorial debut on I'm Standing on Million Lives. Takao Yoshioka (Boarding School Juliet) serves as the series compositor, MAHO FILM (If It's for My Daughter, I'd Even Defeat a Demon Lord) is producing the TV anime series.
I'm Standing on Million Lives is scheduled to start broadcasting in Japan on October 2 on Tokyo MX, WOWOW, and various other stations.
Daryl Harding is a Japan Correspondent for Crunchyroll News. He also runs a YouTube channel about Japan stuff called TheDoctorDazza, tweets at @DoctorDazza, and posts photos of his travels on Instagram.