Chillin’ in My 30s After Getting Fired from the Demon King’s Army is a fantasy series set to premiere in January 2023, the series is being animated by Encourage Films studio.
The franchise recently revealed the list of cast members and the 2nd promo video which featured a bit more story and character interaction to give the gist of the what is the tone for the series.
You can see the key visual below:
The official key visual featured the two main characters, Dariel and Marika along with a few other supporting characters including Bashubaza the fourth demon general, Zebiantes, and Gashita. The visual displayed two different sides divided by the glowing blade.
The official list of cast members for the characters includes Tomokazu Sugita voicing Dariel, Akane Fujita voicing Marika, Kazuhiko Inoue voicing Arantzil, Satoshi Tasuruoka as Bezalia, Mai Nakahara as Doroye, Keiko Watanabe as Erica and Akari Kitou as Radey.
The staff members for the series include Fumitoshi Oizaki as the series director, Hiroto Morishita as the sound director, Kazuhiro Arai as the art director, and background artist, Shiori Shouji for color design, and Hitomi Amemiya as the series composer and in charge of scripts.
Chillin’ in My 30s After Getting Fired from the Demon King’s Army 2nd Promo
The 2nd promo video gave us a more close look at the actual plot of the series along with some amazing character designs and a wonderful background environment.
The first impression from seeing the trailer makes you excited, the animation is flawless, the character designs and impeccable, the voice acting was on spot, and not to mention the action in these clips is completely amazing.
The Plot of Chillin’ in My 30s After Getting Fired from the Demon King’s Army
Chillin’ in My 30s After Getting Fired from the Demon King’s Army is fantasy adventure series set in a magical setting with demons and monsters.
The story follows Dariel who is one of the most competent soldiers in the demon general’s army; however, because he can’t use magic spells, he is discharged from duty so he decides to explore the surrounding areas and end up near a village where he helps the townfolks by defeating monsters.
They offer him a place to stay and that’s where his new adventures begin, he meets quite a few people who influence his life in the village and help him figure out his next step now that he doesn’t work for the demon general.
Despite having no magical prowess, he is strong enough to easily take down any mage with his physical abilities alone.
About The Series
Chillin’ in My 30s After Getting Fired from the Demon King’s Army is Japanese fantasy light novel series written by Okazawa Rokujuyon and illustrated by Joh Sage. The series first began serialization on the user-generated website Shosetsuka ni Naro on November 2018 and release the first volume.
It was later licensed by Kodansha who published three volumes in their Ranobe books imprint collection.
The series did receive a manga adaptation by Kodansha with artwork by Rurekuchie, it was serialized in the Young Magazine in August 2019.
Frequently Asked Question
Dariel while he was an excellent soldier, his lack of magical prowess often made him a hindrance during combat training, and with the new recruits wanting to enter the army. The demon lord deemed it necessary to out him; however, there is a lot more going on that is yet to be revealed.
Source: Ankokuheishi official website, Official Twitter