An anime adaptation of the Sekai Saikou no Ansatsusha, Isekai Kizoku ni Tensei Suru (roughly meaning The World’s Greatest Assassin Reincarnates as an Aristocrat in Another World) light novels has been announced for July. Staff and cast details were also revealed.
The staff includes Masafumi Tamura (The Misfit of Demon King Academy) as director, Tsuhiko Takayama (Xuan Yuan Sword Luminary) as series composer, and Eri Osada (Ensemble Stars) as character designer. Silver Link is in charge of the animation production.
Meanwhile, the cast includes Kenji Akabane as Lugh, Reina Ueda as Dia, Yuuki Takada as Tart, and Shino Shomoji as Maaha. (Note: these are not official romanizations.)
The Sekai Saikou no Ansatsusha, Isekai Kizoku ni Tensei Suru light novels are written by Redo of Healer‘s Rui Tsukiyo and illustrated by Reia. The story follows the world’s number one assassin, who is reincarnated as the eldest son of an aristocratic assassin family in another world. There, he is contracted to kill a hero who is prophesized to bring calamity to the world.