Last month, fans ofanime were finally able to discover the latest project from the famous studio MAPPA, which is none other than chain saw man, which is probably among the most anticipated titles of the year. When it came out, The critics with regard to the adaptation of manga by Tatsuki Fujimoto were unanimous, both on the part of fans and specialists. And more recently, the famous Japanese studio revealed more about its next animation projectand this through a first trailer.
the new nugget from studio mappa?
Considered among the best Japanese animation studios of the momentMAPPA (Maruyama Animation Produce Project Association) has made a name for itself with different projects, such as Terror in Resonance, Last Hero Inuyashiki or Dororo. But the studio will really see a huge boost in popularity in 2020especially thanks to the anime Jujutsu Kaisenbut also and above all thanks to Attack on Titan: The Final Seasontaking up the torch left by Wit Studio.
Among the next projects expected from the studio, we find season 2 of Vinland Sagawith MAPPA taking up once again the work started by Wit Studio, and scheduled for release in January next year. But it looks like it’s not the studio’s only anime slated for early winter 2023..
In effect, MAPPA recently confirmed that a new animeentitled Hero Skill – Online Shopping Where Campfire Cooking in Another World with My Absurd Skill (Tondemo Sukiru by Isekai Hōrō Meshi in VO) was indeed scheduled for January 2023. Announced for the first time this summer, we finally know what this new isekaithanks to a first trailer that has just been published on MAPPA’s YouTube channel.
Originally, Hero Skill was a web novel series written by Ren Eguchi and released in 2016. The work will then be adapted into a light novel, then into a manga. The anime will be directed by Kiyoshi Matsuda.known for his work on anime RE-MAIN or on season 2 of Gambling School (kakegurui in OV).
Regarding the story, Hero Skill is a isekai, thus referring to a subgenre of Japanese fantasy where the plot mainly revolves around a character transported to a parallel universe. Here, we discover the story of Mukoda, a young man who will be summoned by mistake into a world ofheroic fantasy on the verge of destruction. However, he will soon be considered useless after revealing his unique skill, entitled “Online Shopping”.. This is why he will decide to leave the castle and will then join a group of adventurers, and this as a cook. But while he was cooking, he will meet a wolf demon, with whom he will conclude a pact: the protection of Mukoda in exchange for three meals a day.
And to find out the deliciously harrowing opening of this long-awaited horror anime on Netflixsee our previous article on the subject, just here.