The first key visual, the first PV, and the additional cast of the TV anime “I’m the Villainess, So I’m Taming the Final Boss” was announced. The Anime is set to premiere in Japan in October
Original: Sarasa Nagase (Kakugawa Beans Bunko)
Original Illustration: Mayi Murasaki
Director: Kumiko Habara
Series Composition / Screenplay: Kenta Ihara
Character Design: Momoko Makiuchi, Eri Kojima, Yuko Oba
Music: Natsumi Tabuchi, Minashige Nakamura, Miki Sakurai, Aoki Sayaka, Sakuma Kan
Animation Production: MAHO FILM
Rie Takahashi as Aileen Lauren d’Autriche
Yuuichirou Umehara as Claude Jean Ellmeyer
Toshiki Masuda as Cedric Jean Ellmeyer
Jun Fukuyama as Keith Eigrid
Yuuki Ono as Belzebuth
Kana Hanazawa as Lilia Rainworth
Tomokazu Sugita as Almond
As an additional cast, Jun Fukuyama will play the role of Keith Agrid, who is a human follower of Claude and has a lot of trust from his master, and Yuki Ono will play the role of Belzebut, who is a monster who has lived for more than a thousand years and is fascinated by Claude. Kana Hanazawa will play the role of Lilia Rainwards, who is the fiancé of Cedric and is full of justice, and Tomokazu Sugita will play the role of Almond, a crow demon who can speak the human language while being sick.
I’m the Villainess, So I’m Taming the Final Boss story-
Being acutely ill, a young girl has spent most of her life in a hospital room playing otome games to fill her time. However, she one day finds herself in the midst of a scene from one of these games as the story’s villainess, Irene Loren D’Autriche. At the banquet to celebrate the end of the academy’s winter term, the crown prince and Irene’s childhood friend, Cedric Jeanne Elmeier, publicly annuls his engagement with Irene and announces that he is in love with Lilia Rainworth, the game’s female protagonist. Aware of the tragic future ahead of her and determined to change it, the young girl resolves to conquer the game’s final boss, the “Demon King” and Cedric’s half-brother, Claude Jeanne Elmeier, by making him fall in love with her instead.
The I’m the Villainess, So I’m Taming the Final Boss light novel series began in 2017. A manga adaptation by Anko Yuzu began in 2018.
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