The publisher Kodansha announced that the manga series “Ya Boy Kongming!” (jap.: “Paripi Koumei”) will get an anime adaptation. You can check out a first teaser below.
Ya Boy Kongming! Anime Release Date
The anime series, which will begin airing on Japanese television in April 2022, is being directed by Osamu Honma (episode director on “IRODUKU”) at Studio P.A. Works. Yoko Yonaiyama (“Uma Musume Pretty Derby”) is penning the script, while Kanami Sekiguchi (“Tari Tari”) is responsible for character design. Genki Hikota (“Lapis Re:LiGHTs”) is composing the music.
The main cast features Kaede Hondo (Sakura Minamoto in “Zombie Land Saga“) as Eiko Tsukumi and Ryotaro Okiayu (Shinji Fuyushima in “World Trigger“) as Zhuge Kongmin. Further information on the Japanese voice cast is still pending.
The manga of the same name by writer Yuuto Yotsuba (“Tensei Nanajo de Hajimeru Isekai Life”) and cartoonist Ryou Ogawa has been published in “Comic Days” magazine since December 2019. Kodansha released seven volumes in Japanese stores so far.
Ya Boy Kongming! Anime Trailer
Ya Boy Kongming! Anime Visual
Ya Boy Kongming! Storyline
As a general of the Three Kingdoms, Kongming has fought all his life and fought countless battles that made him the skilled strategist he was. On his deathbed, he wished to be reborn in a peaceful world, sending him straight to the modern party center of Tokyo! Can even a brilliant strategist like Kongming adapt to the wild beats and even wilder party crowd?