Natsume Akatsuki and JC Staff return to collaboration after the incredible success of Konosuba: Legend of Crimson, the film based on the author's great work that ended last May. Combatants are dispatched, that is the name of the new anime, which was announced in March 2020, was shown a few minutes ago in a new trailer and will debut in April 2021.
Combatants Will Be Dispatched is the title of the second series of light novels by Natsume Akatsuki, which the author started working on in 2017. After three years, 6 volumes and just as many tankobons of the manga adaptation were published, which are not yet published. in Italy. The anime was supposed to adapt the first 2/3 volumes of the original series.
Kadokawa describes the summary of the work as follows: ""Standing on the front lines of a villain organization is no easy task, and Number 6, a fighter for the secret society Kisaragi, knows it well. The boy is sent to a strange planet with his wealthy robot partner "Alice" and has to prepare a plan of attack for the invasion. But how do you plan the attack on a world ... fantasy ?!". Below you can take a look at the key visual with both protagonists.
Hiroaki Akagi (Takagi-san Seasons 1 and 2) directs the anime at JC Staff while Yukie Sugawara (Sword Art Online, Overlord) takes care of the script. Sota Suwa drew the characters based on Akatsuki's illustrations while Masato Koda (Konosuba) made the music.
What do you think about it? Are you going to follow the anime? Let us know with a comment! In the meantime, we would like to remind you that the first season of Tokyo Revengers will also air in the same month.