The second promotional video for the television anime based on Naoki Yamakawa and Masashi Asaki’s “My Home Hero” manga is here. The promotional video was uploaded on the official Twitter account, confirming the My Home Hero’s release date, April 2 2023.
The teaser also hints at the anime’s “Ai no Uta” opening theme music by Chiai Fujikawa. Further to airing on BS TV and Tokyo MX, the anime will also be streamed on Crunchyroll.
In the manga series “My Home Hero,” a salaryman joins a perilous environment to defend his family after learning that his daughter has been beaten.
The manga’s 19th volume was published on January 6; the third and last part of the manga was picked up in issue 29 of Weekly Young Magazine, which was published in June 2022. Seven years have passed since the end of the second arc.
The cast that was previously announced are
- Junichi Suwabe as Tetsuo Tosu
- Sayaka Ohara as Kasen Tosu
- Chihiro Shirata as Reika Tosu
- Kent Itō as Kyōichi Majima
- Shinichiro Miki as Yoshitatsu Matori
- Keita Tada as Nobuto Matori
- Rumi Okubo as Hibiki
- Akio Ohtsuka as Kubo
- Kōichi Yamadera as Shino
- Katsuhiro Tokuishi as Takeda
- and Mitsuhiro Sakamaki as Tabata
Tezuka Productions will handle the animation, and Kakashi Kamei will direct the anime. Kohei Kiyasu will be in charge of writing and supervising the scripts. Kenji Kawai will compose the music and Masatsune Noguchi is in charge of character designs.
The plot of My Home Hero, described by Kodansha USA is –
“Tetsuo Tosu is a typical father whose biggest worries are his job and his rebellious daughter, Reika. That is until he finds a bruise on her face. His worst fears come true when he finds out she has a secret boyfriend…and he’s part of a crime ring using her to steal her grandparent’s wealth. If that wasn’t bad enough, the thug catches Tetsuo snooping around and threatens to kill Reika as soon as she gets home. Fueled by fatherly instincts, Tetsuo murders the man…only for his wife to walk in and witness what he’s done. Now with a corpse to hide and a crime ring hot on his tail, Tetsuo must resort to his love of detective novels and his wits to stay one step ahead of a grim fate…”
Well, the story seems fascinating and thrilling. We can expect a few emotional scenes that will melt our hearts. With the My Home Hero release date here we don’t have to wait much longer. What do you think of My Home Hero? Let me know in the comments section below.
Frequently Asked Questions
The main character is a salaryman who lives happily with his wife and daughter up until the point when he learns that she was beaten up. He has no choice but to enter a risky environment and defend his family.
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