Get ready to dive into the weird and wonderful world of Heat the Pig Liver: The Story of a Man Turned Into a Pig, or as I like to call it, "The Pig's Isekai".

First things first, let's talk visuals! The official website for the anime adaptation of the light novel series, written by Takuma Sakai and illustrated by Asagi Toosaka, has just released a brand new promotional image for the project.

It's always thrilling to get a glimpse of what's in store, right? The press release mentions that the premiere is still scheduled for this year in Japan, most likely during the Autumn of 2023 (October-December). However, they're keeping the production details under wraps for now.

Heat the Pig Liver

Synopsis for Heat the Pig Liver

Now, let's dig into the story itself. Heat the Pig Liver follows the journey of an unattractive otaku who suddenly wakes up one day in the body of a pig. How does that happen, you ask? Well, he passed out while chowing down on some raw pig liver. Talk about a bizarre turn of events! But wait, there's more!

Our pig protagonist finds himself in the company of Jess, an innocent girl with the extraordinary ability to read people's minds. Surprisingly, she accepts him despite his perverted thoughts... although she does have plans to eat him. Yep, you heard that right! But hey, don't worry, it's not as creepy as it sounds. It's all part of the peculiar charm of this story.

As the tale unfolds, our unlikely duo faces danger and the looming threat of a dark destiny. But can our piggy hero save Jess using only his quick wit, wisdom, and refined sense of smell? It's a thrilling and unpredictable adventure!

Voice cast

If you're curious about the voice cast, we've got some talented actors bringing the characters to life.

  • Yoshitsugu Matsuoka lends his voice to our piggy protagonist.
  • Tomori Kusunoki takes on the role of Jess Yesma.


So, brace yourself for an isekai journey like no other. Heat the Pig Liver combines the elements of comedy, fantasy, and a dash of romance to create a unique and captivating experience. It's a tale that will make you laugh, gasp, and maybe even question the limits of imagination. Are you ready to join the pig's adventure?

Source: Official Website

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One of the best parts of watching anime is how many times a show can surprise you. Sometimes for good, sometimes for bad. But if the Otaku know one thing, it's that anything is possible.

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