English Cast Announced for the How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom Anime

The English cast has been announced for the How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom anime:

  • Alejandro Saab is Souma
  • Anairis Quinones is Liscia
  • Keith Silverstein is Albert
  • Ernesto Jason Liebrecht is Castor
  • Cory Phillips is Chief Priest
  • Anastasia Munoz is Elisha
  • Marti Etheridge is Excel
  • Marcus Stimac is Georg
  • Michelle Rojas is Jeanne
  • Dawn M. Bennett is Maria
  • Ivan Jasso is Marx
  • Chris Guerrero is Narrator
  • Jad Saxton is Roroa
  • Neil Kaplan is Sebastian
  • Mark Stoddard is Souma’s Grandfather
  • Brook Chalmers is Tolman

Shawn Gann is directing the dub.

FUNimation Entertainment will begin streaming the English dub on July 31, 2021.

Source: ANN

Hulu Adds the How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom Anime

The Fandom Post is reporting that Hulu has added the How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom anime to its service.

Takashi Watanabe is directing the anime at J.C. Staff. Go Zappa and Hiroshi Ohnogi are writing the scripts. Mai Otsuka is designing the characters. Akiyuki Tateyama is composing the music. WOWMAX is credited as producer.

The story of How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom is described as:

“O, Hero!” With that cliched line, Kazuya Souma found himself summoned to another world and his adventure–did not begin. After he presents his plan to strengthen the country economically and militarily, the king cedes the throne to him and Souma finds himself saddled with ruling the nation. What’s more, he’s betrothed to the king’s daughter now. In order to get the country back on its feet, Souma calls the wise, the talented, and the gifted to his side. Five people gather before the newly crowned Souma. Just what are the many talents and abilities they possess? What path will his outlook as a realist take Souma and the people of his country down? A revolutionary transferred-to-another-world administrative fantasy series starts here.

Source: The Fandom Post

FUNimation Entertainment’s Announcements for the Summer 2021 Anime Season

FUNimation Entertainment has announced during its Summer Season Preview event that it will stream the following anime in Summer 2021:

  • The Case Study of Vanitas
  • Sonny Boy (first episode premiered early on June 18, 2021)
  • Scarlet Nexus (first episode premiered early on June 18, 20212)
  • RE-MAIN
  • How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom
  • Robotech (FUNimation had previously announced a Fall 2021 release for streaming)

FUNimation will stream the following films:

  • The Stranger by the Shore
  • Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train
  • Natsume Yūjin-Chō: Ishi Okoshi to Ayashiki Raihōsha

FUNimation will also continue to stream the following anime

  • That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Season 2 Part 2
  • One Piece
  • My Hero Academia Season 5
  • Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation

The company will announce more anime at a future date.

Source: ANN

FUNimation Entertainment to Simulcast the How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom Anime

FUNimation Entertainment has announced that it will simulcast the How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom (Genjitsushugi Yūsha no Ōkoku Saikenki) anime as part of the Summer 2021 anime season. The anime will stream on FunimationNow in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Brazil and Mexico; on AnimeLab in Australia and New Zealand; and on Wakanim in Scandinavian countries.

Takashi Watanabe is directing the anime at J.C. Staff. Go Zappa and Hiroshi Ohnogi are writing the scripts. Mai Otsuka is designing the characters. Akiyuki Tateyama is composing the music. WOWMAX is credited as producer.

How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom is scheduled to premiere in Japan in July 2021.

Source: ANN

J-Novel Club Announces New Licenses

J-Novel Club announced during its livestream at the Otakuthon 2020 event that it has licensed author Milligram and illustrator YukiKana’s I’ll Never Set Foot in That House Again! (Nidoto Ie ni wa Kaerimasen!) light novel as well as author Mizuumi Amakawa and illustrator Mai Ooguma’s Fushi no Kami: Rebuilding Civilization Starts with a Village (Fushi no Kami: Henkyō kara Hajimeru Bunmei Saiseiki) light novel series. Both titles will launch on the service later in August 2020.

The company also announced it will release the first omnibus volume of Hajime Kanzaka’s Slayers novels in print in Summer 2021. The first omnibus volume will feature Volumes 1-3. J-Novel Club will release the first omnibus volume of Satoshi Ueda’s How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom manga in print on February 2, 2021. The first omnibus volume will feature Volumes 1-2.

Source: ANN

J-Novel Club Launches Online Manga Reader and Licenses Five Manga Titles

J-Novel Club has announced that it has launched a manga reader. The company noted that the reader still has a few bugs, and it has invited readers to report bugs on its forums. The J-Novel Club app does not currently offer the manga reader, but the company said it expects to launch this functionality in two weeks.

The publisher has also announced five manga licenses:

  • A Very Fairy Apartment by Amakara Surume
  • Seirei Gensouki – Spirit Chronicles by Yuri Kitayama
  • Infinite Dendrogram by Sakon Kaidō
  • How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom by Dojyomaru
  • Ascendance of a Bookworm by Miya Kazuki

J-Novel Club will release two chapters per month for each manga.

Source: ANN