A premiere date is here for the World’s End Harem anime, which will adapt the erotic sci-fi suspense manga by writer LINK and artist Kotaro Shouno. The series will kick off in the late night slots on TOKYO MX, BS Fuji, and AT-X in Japan on October 8, and Crunchyroll already announced plans to simulcast it.
A new 15-second commercial was released to share the news.
Yu Nobuta (Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear) is directing the anime, with Tatsuya Takahashi (The Idolm@ster: Cinderella Girls) on series composition and Miyabi Ozeki (Seven Mortal Sins) on character designs for the co-production between Studio Gokumi and AXsiZ.
The time is near future-Tokyo, Japan in 2040. Reito, a young man suffering from an intractable disease, vows to reunite with his childhood friend Erisa and decides to “cold sleep” to cure her illness. When he wakes up five years later, the world was undergoing a major transformation. The MK (Male Killer) virus kills 99.9% of men on the planet. The ground was a super harem with 5 billion women for every 5 men.
Only five men, “Numbers,” are resistant to the MK virus. One of them, Reito, is required to “mate” for the survival of the remaining women and humankind. Harem life waiting for the world after the pandemic. At the same time, Reito is involved in a global conspiracy over Numbers. Can he overcome the temptation and save the world?