The third promotional video and key visual for Butareba Anime: The Story of a Man Turned into a Pig was release on Saturday, December 9, 2023, via the official website and X (formerly Twitter) account. Also the visual featured the Pig and Jess. The audience is more excited about the upcoming PV and visual as the drama approaches its climax.
Based on the light novel series of the same name by Takuma Sakai and Asagi Tosaka, Butareba: The Story of a Man Turned into a Pig is an anime. As of this writing, ASCII Media Works has eight volumes released under the Dengeki Bunko imprint. With Minami’s artwork, the series has also influenced a manga adaptation.
Butareba Anime New Key Visual and PV
As previously reported, following the publication of episode 9 on December 9, 2023, the official team behind Butareba: The Story of a Man Turned into a Pig released a new promotional film and key visual.
The final plot arc is highlights in the trailer, which stars Jess and the Pig. The Pig decides to be by Jess’ side and assist her in escaping her terrible destiny. In addition, the brief PV, which is accompanied by Myuk’s farewell theme song, Hitori Janai Yo, depicts the story’s next developments.
In addition to the promotional video, the official team has released a new image that highlights the two main characters, Jess and the Pig. They are pictured in the wilderness, with the imperial capital rising in the distance. The shooting star in the night sky and the illuminating mushrooms add a touch of enchantment to the scene.
Accordingly the tenth episode of the anime series Butareba: The Story of a Man Turned into a Pig is schedule to premiere in most areas on December 16, 2023, and in Japan on December 17, 2023, at 12:30 JST.
Butareba Anime Cast and Staff
The anime at project No. 9 is directed by Masayuki Takahashi, who previously worked as an associate director on Higehiro. Reborn as a Vending Machine, and I Now Wander the Dungeon. The series texts are overseen by Deko Akao (Higehiro, Komi Can’t Communicate, Flying Witch). While character design is done by Susumu Watanabe (Didn’t I Say to Make My Abilities Average in the Next Life?!, Yōjo Shachō R). The soundtrack is composed by MAYUKO (theme songs for Cells at Work!) and Kenichiro Suehiro (Cells at Work!, Goblin Slayer, Re:ZERO-Starting Life in Another World).
Myuk plays the closing theme song “Hitori Janai yo” (I’m Not Alone). And ASCA performs the opening theme song “Watashi ga Warau Riyū wa” (The Reason I Laugh Is).
It’s interesting to note that the cast in Butareba: The Story of a Man Who Turned into a Pig is excellent. In this anime, Yoshitsugu Matsuoka the voice of As Nodt from Bleach plays the Pig, while Tomori Kusonoki plays Jess Yesma. The voice of Eise is provided by Saori Hayami, and Shinya Takahashi plays Rossi.
Following are the names of the other cast members:
- Brace, Mamiko Noto
- Tomita Miyu as Ceres
- Kouchi Soma as Kilins
- Kento Ito as Notos
Butareba Anime Plot
Also Crunchyroll describes the plot of Butareba: The Story of a Man Turned into a Pig as follows:
“I’m a mindless otaku who ate raw pork liver and went to sleep. I thought I had been reborn into an other universe when I woke up, but I had also turned into a pig!
Jess, a sweet, angelic, and stunning girl, came to my aid as I was rolling around in a muddy pigsty.
You don’t have to push yourself to speak, um. I’m able to comprehend you.
The Yethma are a people that can read thoughts, and this girl was one of them, lovingly taking care of my pig-self.
“This is not good! It implies that she is able to see through all of my lusty illusions.
Now, a mind-reading beauty and a pig go on a romantic fantasy journey in Mesteria, a world ruled by magic and swords!
Or do they?”
So the Butareba anime update promises an enthralling blend of fantasy, romance, and mystery. With its unique premise, captivating characters, and the promise of a climactic arc. Fans are in for a treat as the series approaches its conclusion.
Frequently Asked Question
Q1. When is the next episode of Butareba: The Story of a Man Turned into a Pig set to release?
So the Episode 10 is schedule for release on December 16, 2023. In most regions and on December 17, 2023, in Japan at 12:30 JST.
Q2. Who is the director of the Butareba anime?
Masayuki Takahashi, known for his work on Higehiro and Reborn as a Vending Machine, is the director of the Butareba anime.
Q3. What is the unique twist in Butareba’s plot?
The protagonist, initially an otaku turned into a pig, embarks on a romantic fantasy journey with a mind-reading beauty named Jess.
Source: Official Website