On the official Twitter account for the animated adaptation of light novels by Rui Tsukiyo and illustrated by Reia, Sekai Saikou no Ansatsusha, Isekai Kizoku ni Tensei suru ((The best assassin in the world to be reborn in another world aristocrat) a statement was released warning of changes in the original history of the work when it moved to animated adaptation. The comment was written by the author himself, Rui Tsukiyo::

«The animated adaptation of Sekai Saikou no Ansatsusha has been approved! In order to improve the quality of the project, I would like to ask the director to recruit talented people. I really hope the end product will match my ideal of a dark aristocrat.

In addition, it was decided for this production not to match the content of the novel directly to the animation, but to go deeper into it. It is deconstructed and recreated. There are many unanswered questions, but this is a plot fix opportunity and I am overseeing everything. So you can be sure that it is a true adaptation to the original concept.».

The series premieres in Japan next July. For his part, Rui Tsukiyo, who is also the author of the light novels Kaifuku Jutsushi no Yarinaoshi ((Repeat the healer), the novels began to be published by the independent service Shousetsuka ni Narou in July 2018. Then the publisher Kadokawavia the publisher's label Bunko sneakerbegan its publication on paper in February 2019.


  • Kenji Akabane like Lugh.
  • Queen Ueda As a day.
  • Yuuki Takada like tart.
  • Shino Shimoji like Maha.

Production team

  • Masafumi Tamura ((Kenja not a magician, Maou Gakuin no Futekigousha, Two cars: racing sidecar) is responsible for directing the anime in the studios SILVER LINK In collaboration with Studio palette.
  • Katsuhiko Takayama ((Two cars: racing sidecar, Ange Vierge, Mirai Nikki) is responsible for writing and monitoring the scripts.
  • Eri Nagata ((Ensemble Stars!, Sword and soul) is responsible for the character design.

Synopsis by Sekai Saikou no Ansatsusha, Isekai Kizoku ni Tensei suru

The world's greatest murderer only knew how to live as a tool for his employers until they stopped allowing him to live. Reborn by the grace of a goddess in a world full of swords and sorcery, this time he was offered the opportunity to do things differently, but there is a catch ... you have to eliminate a super powerful hero who will bring the end to the world, if it is not stopped. Now known as Lugh Tuatha Dé, the master killer certainly has his hands full, especially because of all the beautiful girls who constantly surround him. Lugh may have been an unmatched assassin, but how will he stand up against enemies using powerful magic?

Source: Official Twitter account

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