Am I Actually the Strongest? anime release date and cast announced

Am I Actually the Strongest? is a light novel series written by Sai Sumimori and illustrated by Ai Takahashi. The series began publication in May 2019 and has five volumes published as of October 2021.

By
Jenny Tapia
On
June 9, 2023 2:00 PM

The second promotional video for the upcoming anime adaptation of the light novel series Am I Actually the Strongest? was released on June 9, 2023. The video revealed the anime's release date, July 1, 2023, as well as the main cast.

The anime will be directed by Shingo Ōnuma, who previously directed the anime series The Misfit of Demon King Academy. The series will be written by Deko Akao, who previously wrote the scripts for the anime series Food Wars! and The Rising of the Shield Hero. The character designs will be handled by Takahiro Kishida, who previously designed the characters for the anime series Bungou Stray Dogs and Fire Force.

The main cast of the anime includes:

  • Yūsuke Kobayashi as Shingo Ichinomiya
  • Akari Kitō as Rin
  • Inori Minase as Myu
  • Saori Hayami as Sara
  • Nobuhiko Okamoto as Kuro

The anime will be produced by the animation studio SILVER LINK. The series will be streamed on Crunchyroll and Funimation.

Am I Actually the Strongest? is a light novel series written by Sai Sumimori and illustrated by Ai Takahashi. The series began publication in May 2019 and has five volumes published as of October 2021. The series is licensed for English publication by Kodansha USA.

The story follows Shingo Ichinomiya, a 20-year-old salaryman who is reincarnated in another world as a child. In this new world, magic is the norm and Shingo is born with the strongest magical ability in the world. However, Shingo is not interested in being a hero or fighting monsters. He just wants to live a peaceful life as a shut-in.

The anime adaptation of Am I Actually the Strongest? is expected to premiere on July 1, 2023.

Jenny Tapia

Jenny Tapia is an anime lover and writer from New York City. She has been an avid fan of anime since she was a child, and her passion only grew as she got older. She has written countless articles and reviews on anime, manga, and other related topics. She has also written and edited scripts for various animated series. Her love for anime and knowledge of the medium have made her an invaluable asset to any project she takes part in. She is always looking to further her understanding and knowledge of the medium, and she is always excited to share her enthusiasm with other fans.

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