A recent trailer has revealed the Spring 2022 release date for the hit series I’m Quitting Heroing! Keep reading to find out everything you need to know.
For those unfamiliar with the series, the I’m Quitting Heroing anime is based on a fantasy light novel of the same name written by Quantum and illustrated by Hana Amano.
Known in Japan as Yuusha, Yamemasu, I’m Quitting Heroing was serialized online from January 12 to February 17 in 2017. Later that year, it was collected into 3 volumes.
A manga adaptation, inspired by the light novel, has been serialized since 2018. Nori Kazato (Adarushan no Hanayome) does the art for the manga, while the series creator Quantum does the writing. So far there are 5 volumes and counting!
As confirmed by a recently released trailer, I’m Quitting Heroing will begin airing on April 5, 2022. Sentai has acquired the rights to the series, so it will be available to stream on HiDive†
While you wait for the April 5 release, check out the official website here†
What is the plot of I’m Quitting Heroing?
I’m Quitting Heroing turns the hero’s journey monomyth on its head and is sure to please any fantasy fan.
The story follows the journey of a hero named Leo. After saving humanity and then becoming its strongest hero, Leo finds himself at odds with the peaceful world he helped create.
People have become wary of his incredible power and as a result he ends up in exile. With nowhere else to go, Leo seeks a job he once defeated by the demon king’s army.
However, the military faces a variety of problems ranging from financial difficulties to poor management. While Leo helps rebuild the demon king’s army, he is reintroduced to the demon queen, Echidna.
Shortly after, Leo asks Echidna about her reasons for invading the human world. Her surprising answer to the question?
You’ll have to tune in to find out!
Here are some of the contributors behind this upcoming fantasy series.
- Yuu Nobuta (World’s End Harem) is the chief executive.
- Hisashi Ishii (Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear) is also directing the series.
- Shigeru Murakoshi (Kakegurui) composes the series
- Kohei Munemoto is responsible for the show’s music
- Yuki Nakano (Haikyuu!!) is working on character design
I’m Quitting Heroing has a star-studded lineup of voice actors. They contain:
The opening theme song is Broken Identity, by Minori Suzuki, and the closing theme is Growing, performed by Nao Toyama.
So what do you think? Are you going to watch I’m Quitting Heroing when it comes out?
Feel free to share your thoughts in the comments below!