Unsheathe your blade, because it’s time for some more info on the Reincarnated as a Sword anime! The series is officially set to premiere on Japanese streaming service ABEMA on September 28 ahead of a TV broadcast debut on October 5, and you can see a new trailer, key visual and cast members below.
The trailer offers up a preview of the opening theme song, Kishida Kyoudan & The Akeboshi Rockets on “Reincarnated as a Sword,” and the ending theme song, Maon Kurosaki on “More<STRONGLY.”
Cast additions include:
Ami Koshimizu (Yang in RWBY: Ice Queendom) as Amanda:
And Wataru Hatano (Gajeel in Fairy Tail) as Klimt:
They join previously announced cast members like Shin’ichiro Miki as Master and Ai Kakuma as Fran.
The Reincarnated as a Sword anime is being directed by Shinji Ishihira (Log Horizon), with Takahiro Nagano on series composition for the C2C production. Seven Seas publishes the original light novels by Yu Tanaka and Llo and describes them like so:
When a 30-year-old salaryman and games enthusiast is suddenly killed in a car accident, he finds himself reborn into a fantasy world…but in the form of a sword! Now he’s in search of a beautiful woman to wield him, and a cat girl named Fran might be the exact adventuring partner he needs.
Via Crunchyroll News