Kadokawa in July 2022 revealed the anime adaptation of the Why Raeliana Ended Up at the Duke’s Mansion manhwa series. Set as part of the spring 2023 season, Frontier Works is handling the home video releases and they’ve set a good schedule for it. The twelve-episode series is getting released as two Blu-ray sets that began on July 26th, 2023, and ends on September 27th, 2023. Each set is priced at 11,500 yen and you can see the known details below.
With the second set out in about a month, we now have our first look at what the second set will look like with the finalized full packaging spread for it now here.
Junichi Yamamoto is directing it with series scripts from MitsutakaHirota. Haruna Hashimoto is handling the character designs and Typhoon Graphics handling the animation production.
The Japanese cast includes Yume Miyamoto as Raeliana McMillan/Rinko Hanasaki, Yuichiro Umehara as Noah Voltaire Wynknight, Shūichirō Umeda as Adam Taylor, Shunichi Toki as Keith Westernberg, Akira Ishida as Heika Demint, Tomokazu Sugita as Justin Shamal, Yumika Yano as Vivian Shamal, and Junichi Suwabe as Siatrich Newreal Chamos.
The manhwa comes from writer Milcha and illustrator Whale where it was serialized through D&C Webtoon and TappToon. It began in 2018 and wrapped up in 2021 with seven volumes in Japan.
Plot Concept: Eunha Park was just a regular girl desperate to get into college, but when she finally does, her elation is cut short as she’s pushed off a roof-only to wake up as Raeliana McMillan, a character from a novel whose death serves as the catalyst for the story’s events. But Raeliana refuses to die a second time and is determined to change her fate, no matter what!
|Booklet, Acrylic Stand, Video Benefits TBA
|Booklet, Original Soundtrack Download Card, Video Benefits TBA