An anime adaptation was revealed for Tsuyoshi Fujitaka and Chisato Naruse’s My Instant Death Ability is So Overpowered, No One in This Other World Stands a Chance Against Me! isekai light novel series back in December of 2022. Now the first trailer has finally arrived along with some cast additions, so check it out below and read on for more voices we can look forward to when the series premieres in January 2024.
New cast members and their respective designs:
Rina Satou as Lain the Sage:
Hiro Shimono as Daimon Hanakawa:
Yoshiki Murakami as Yuki Tachibana:
Lynn as Asaka Takato:
There’s also a design for Aggressor:
The anime is being directed by Masakazu Hishida (Ensemble Stars!), with Jou Aoba writing and overseeing scripts and Sayuri Sakimoto adapting character designs for the Okuru to Noboru production. Previously announced cast members include Kouki Uchiyama as Yogiri Takatou, Miyu Tomita as Tomochika Dannoura, Tomoko Kaneda as Mokomoko Dannoura and Yui Horie as Sion the Sage.
HIDIVE will stream the anime as it airs in January.
J-Novel Club publishes My Instant Death Ability is So Overpowered, No One in This Other World Stands a Chance Against Me! in English and describes it like so:
Awaking to absolute chaos and carnage while on a school trip, Yogiri Takatou discovers that everyone in his class has been transported to another world! He had somehow managed to sleep through the entire ordeal himself, missing out on the Gift — powers bestowed upon the others by a mysterious Sage who appeared to transport them. Even worse, he and another classmate were ruthlessly abandoned by their friends, left as bait to distract a nearby dragon. Although not terribly bothered by the thought of dying, he reluctantly decides to protect his lone companion. After all, a lowly Level 1000 monster doesn’t stand a chance against his secret power to invoke Instant Death with a single thought! If he can stay awake long enough to bother using it, that is…