A first trailer for the upcoming anime adaptation of “The Executioner and Her Way of Life” (jap.: “Shokei Shoujo no Virgin Road: Soshite, Kanojo wa Yomigaeru”) was released today on Warner Bros. Japan’s YouTube channel, which you can watch below.
Executioner and Her Way of Life Anime Release Date
“The Executioner and Her Way of Life” is being directed by Yoshiki Kawasaki (“Ascendance Of A Bookworm“) at Studio J.C. Staff. Shougo Yasukawa (“Food Wars!“) is penning the script, while Keiko Tamaki (“Cells at Work!”) is contributing character design and Michiru is responsible for the musical score. The Japanese TV launch is scheduled for later in 2022.
It stars Moeka Kishimoto (Tomoe Inui in “How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom“) as Akari Tokitou and Iori Saeki (Yashiro Chikama in “Adachi and Shimamura”) as Menou.
The light novel of the same name by Mato Satou has been published in Japan since July 2019 with drawings by Nilitsu and includes seven volumes so far. Altraverse will publish the original work from January 2022 under the title “Virgin Road – The Executioner and Her Way of Life”.
Executioner and Her Way of Life Anime Teaser
Executioner and Her Way of Life Plot
The Lost Ones are wanderers who come here from a distant world known as “Japan.” No one knows how or why they leave their homes. The only thing that is certain is that they bring disaster and calamity. The duty of exterminating them without remorse falls to Menou, a young Executioner. When she meets Akari, it seems like just another job…until she discovers it’s impossible to kill this girl! And when Menou begins to search for a way to defeat this immortality, Akari is more than happy to tag along! So begins a journey that will change Menou forever…