The manga The Legendary Hero is Dead!known in Italy as The hero is dead! (get it on Amazon!), written and drawn by Subaruichi it will be adapted into an anime. To make the announcementTwitter account and the site of the series which also revealed the key visual, the first teaser, the main cast and the first staff members.
What we know aboutanime of The Legendary Hero is Dead!
Rion Kujo (Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero, s-CRY-ed) is directing the anime at the LIDEN FILMS. Kana Konishi And Yukio Kondо̄ by MOKA ☆ are composing the music. Tohokushinsha is taking care of the sound production while Pony Canyon is responsible for music production. WOWMAX is producing the anime.
This is the key visual:
As for the main cast Wataru Katō And Shunichi Toki They will both play the main character Touka Scott. Toki will also play the dead hero Sion Bladan.
Below you can watch the teaser:
About the manga The hero is dead!
The series is written and drawn by Subaruichi and was serialized from December 9, 2014 to December 7, 2020 in the magazine Ura Sunday edited by Shōgakukan. The series entered the final arc on December 6, 2020 and the various chapters have been collected in twenty volumes tankōbon from 12 May 2015 to 18 March 2021.
In Italy it was published from 21 June 2017 to 27 October 2021 by J-POP.
Touka is just an average (slightly perverted) farmer in the village of Cheza. While he daydreams about being a hero and conquering the girl, the true hero, Zion, is out fighting the demons that threaten to invade the world! But one day, Touka accidentally kills the hero… ?! With the legendary hero dead, who will save the world now ?! Touka quickly buries Sion’s body to hide the evidence, but wakes up the next day to find she is no longer in his body!