Megumin Spin-off KONOSUBA TV Anime Shows How Production Blows Up In First Trailer
At the end of May, we had our first glimpse megumin-centric KONOSUBA – God’s blessing on this wonderful world! spin-off tv anime KONOSUBA: an explosion on this wonderful world! in the form of a spectacular key visual of the bombastic mage. Today, Kadokawa has taken us further into the prequel world of KONOSUBA with the first trailer for the series showing material and animation being produced.
Based on the light novels by Natsume Akatsuki and Masahito Watari, KONOSUBA: an explosion on this wonderful world! is directed by Yujiro Abe (Kaguya-sama: Love is war episode director) at Drive studio (VLAD’S LOVE) under the supervision of main series director Takaomi Kanasaki, with Makoto Uezu as series composer and Koichi Kikuta as main series returning character designer. No date for the series has been announced at this time.
Teaser visual previously published:
Yen Press, who publish the English version of the light novels, describes the series as such:
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A year before a certain useless and extraordinary goddess NEET comes on the scene, Megumin, the “greatest genius of the Crimson Magic Clan”, is hard at work. Since a life-changing encounter in her youth, the young witch has devoted every moment of her awakening to the pursuit of the ultimate offensive magic, Blast! (Well… every moment not spent jostling her self-proclaimed rival’s food.) And while the big sister is away, the little one will play. On a routine trip to the woods, Megumin’s little sister Komekko finds a strange black kitten. She doesn’t know that this cat plays a key role in opening the tomb of a Dark God…
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Next to KONOSUBA: an explosion on this wonderful world!a third season of KONOSUBA is also in production under the same staff. The first two seasons of the television anime and KONOSUBA -God’s blessing on this wonderful world!- Legend of Crimson The animated film is currently streaming on Crunchyroll, which describes the series as such:
After a traffic accident, Kazuma Sato’s disappointing life was supposed to be over, but he wakes up to see a beautiful girl in front of him. She claims to be a goddess, Aqua, and asks him if he would like to go to another world and bring only one thing with him. Kazuma decides to bring the Goddess herself, and they are transported to an adventure-filled fantasy world ruled by a Demon King. Now, Kazuma only wants to live in peace, but Aqua wants to solve many problems of this world, and the Demon King will only close his eyes for so long…
Source: press release
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