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The anime of How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord gets announced

Illustration for article titled The anime of How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord gets announced

Based on the Light Novel of the same name

It has been announced that an Anime adaptation based on the Light Novel “How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord” is in the works.


The date, Staff and Cast are still Unknown. J-Novel is releasing the Light Novels in English and describes the story as follows:

“In the MMORPG Cross Reverie, Takuma Sakamoto is so powerful that he is lauded as the “Demon Lord” by other players. One day, he is summoned to another world – but with the same appearance he had in the game! There, he meets two girls who both proclaim themselves to be his Summoner. They had performed an Enslavement Ritual to turn him into their Summon... but that’s when Takuma’s passive ability <> activated! Instead, it was the girls who had become enslaved! Though Takuma may have been the strongest Sorcerer there was, he had no idea how to talk with other people. That’s when he makes his choice: to act based on his persona from the game!

“Amazing? But of course... I am Diablo, the being known and feared as the Demon Lord!”

So begins a tale of adventure with an earth-shakingly powerful Demon Lord (or at least someone who acts like one) taking on another world!”


Via: Anime News Network

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