A new anime adaptation was announced in August 2022 based on the novel series Chronicles of an Aristocrat Reborn in Another World by Hifumi Shobo. The property was set for a spring 2023 debut with Crunchyroll set to stream the series under the name The Aristocrat’s Otherworldly Adventure: Serving Gods Who Go Too Far.
Happinet is handling the distribution of the show in Japan on home video and they’ve opted for the box set route for it. The twelve-episode series is set to land as a Blu-ray-only release on August 2nd, 2023 priced at 28,000 yen. It’ll come with a 52-page booklet that includes a 4-page manga piece as well. On-disc extras include the promos, commercials, and clean theme songs.
The series is directed by Noriyuki Nakamura and based on the series composition by Natsuko Takahashi. Eri Tokugawa is on the character designs while EMT Squared and Magic Bus are on board for the animation production
The Japanese cast includes Yoshino Nanjo as Cain, Aya Uchida as Telestia, Manaka Iwami as Silk, Miharu Hanai as Reine, Natsu Yorita as Silvia, Kosuke Toriumi as Garm, Aki Toyosaki as Sarah, Tomomichi Nishimura as Zenom, Hidenari Ugaki as King, Tarusuke Shingaki as Eric, Saori Ōnishi as Milly, Hibiku Yamamura as Nina, and Sora Tokui as Tifana.
The opening theme song is “Preview” from Aya Uchia while the ending theme song is the song “Nana-iro no E no Gu ” from 7LAND.
The manga from Hifumi Shobo, known originally as Tensei Kizoku no Isekai Bōken Roku, began in 2016 and has six volumes out as of the announcement. Seven Seas Entertainment is releasing the manga adaptation in English.
Plot Concept: After dying in the act of stopping a crime in modern Japan, our hero is reincarnated as Cain von Silford, third son of a noble family in a world of swords and sorcery. In his new life, all children receive a blessing from the gods…but Cain is unexpectedly blessed with an absolutely enormous, over-the-top cornucopia of magical powers. If his dream of traveling the world as a free spirit is to come true, he can’t reveal too much of his potential to the wrong people. A light-hearted, escapist adventure in another world begins!