The Chi. – Chikyuu no Undou ni Tsuite historical manga by Uoto is getting a Madhouse-produced anime adaptation. The announcement was made in Issue 30 of Big Comic Spirits, which was released in Japan today.
An illustration by Uoto regarding the anime announcement, published in Big Comic Spirits and shared by the anime’s Twitter account, was also released.
The Shogakukan-published Chi. – Chikyuu no Undou ni Tsuite ran from 2020 to 2022, with the eighth and final tankoubon volume to be published on June 30. The manga ran in Big Comic Spirits and is published under the Big Comics label.
The story takes place in 15th century Europe, where those with heretical thoughts are burned at the stake. The main character, a child prodigy named Rafal, is expected to major in theology, until he meets a mysterious man who is looking for “a certain truth” within the heretical thinkings.