The official website for The Reincarnation of the Strongest Exorcist In Another World, the anime of Kiichi Kosuzu‘s Saikyō Onmyōji no Isekai Tenseiki (A Record of the Strongest Onmyōji’s Reincarnation to Another World) light novel series, unveiled the first full promotional video, a new cast member, and the theme song artists for the anime on Thursday.
The band angela performs the anime’s opening theme song “Reconnection.” Cast members Azumi Waki, Nene Hieda, and Akari Kitō perform the ending theme song “Link” as their respective characters.
Kaede Hondo joins the cast as the character Fiona Urd Alegreif, the princess of the Urdweit Empire.
The previously announced cast members include:
Yumiri Hanamori as Seika Lamprogue
Azumi Waki as Efa
Nene Hieda as Amu
Yuichiro Umehara as Kuga no Haruyoshi
Akari Kitō as Maybell Crane
Yui Ogura as Yuki
Ryōsuke Shibuya (Smile Down the Runway, Life Lessons with Uramichi-Oniisan) is directing the anime at Studio Blanc, with Nobuyoshi Nagayama (Smile Down the Runway, Life Lessons with Uramichi-Oniisan) credited as chief director. Touko Machida (Smile Down the Runway, Life Lessons with Uramichi-Oniisan) is writing and supervising the scripts, and Masayoshi Kikuchi and Sayaka Ueno are designing the characters. Arisa Okehazama (Jujutsu Kaisen) is composing the music.
The anime will premiere on Tokyo MX and BS11 in January 2023. Crunchyroll will stream the series as it airs in Japan.
Kosuzu began publishing the novels on the Shōsetsuka ni Narō website in December 2018, and the most recent update was in April 2021. Futabasha began publishing the novels in print with illustrations by Shiso in July 2019. Kihiro Yuzuki took over illustrations of the novels starting with the second volume. Futabasha published the fifth novel volume in October 2021.
Toshinori Okazaki began drawing a manga adaptation of the novels in 2020 on Futabasha‘s Gaugau Monster website and app. Futabasha published the fifth compiled volume on July 29.
Sources: Saikyō Onmyōji no Isekai Tenseiki anime’s website, MoCa News