As you might have guessed from the title alone, Patora Fuyuhara’s In Another World With My Smartphone is another light novel series about being transported to a fantasy realm.This one has its own unique quirks, of course, and it’s officially coming to the small screen this summer in the form of a TV anime.
The anime adaptation of In Another World With My Smartphone is being directed by Takeyuki Yanase (Himegoto), with Natsuko Takahashi (My LOVE Story!!) on supervision and scripts at anime studio Production Reed.
The light novel series is currently available to read digitally at J-Novel Club. Here’s their synopsis:
After a freak accident involving some lightning winds up zapping him dead, 15-year-old Mochizuki Touya wakes up to find himself face-to-face with God. “I am afraid to say that I have made a bit of a blunder…” laments the old coot. But all is not lost! God says that he can reincarnate Touya into a world of fantasy, and as a bonus, he gets to bring his smartphone along with! So begins Touya’s adventure in a new, anachronistic pseudo-medieval world. Friends! Laughs! Tears! Inexplicable Deus ex Machina! He sets off on a journey full of wonder as he absentmindedly travels from place to place, following whatever goal catches his fancy. The curtains lift on an epic tale of swords, sorcery, and smartphone apps!