An April 2023 release date has been announced for the My Home Hero anime adaptation, which also received a teaser trailer and visual.
Information about the staff and cast were revealed as well. Takashi Kamei (Golgo 13 opening 2 and 3 storyboarder and director) is directing the thriller anime with Kouhei Kiyasu (Run With The Wind) as series composer and scriptwriter, Masatsune Noguchi (The Genie Family 2020 co-character designer) as character designer, Yukio Abe (Onihei art director) as art designer, and Kenji Kawai (Ghost in the Shell) as music composer. Tezuka Productions is the animation production company.
Meanwhile, the cast includes Junichi Suwabe as Tetsuo Tosu, Sayaka Oohara as Kasen Tosu, Chihiro Shirata as Reika Tosu, Kento Itou as Kyouichi Majima, Keita Tada as Nobuto Matori, Rumi Ookubo as Hibiki, and Akio Ootsuka as Kubo.
The My Home Hero manga is written by Naoki Yamakawa and drawn by Masashi Asaki. It follows Tetsuo, a 47-year-old father who notices one day that his daughter Reika has been hit, but is unable to get the identity of the culprit out of her. Later, Tetsuo spots a man that appears to be the culprit and decides to follow him, which kicks off a chain of events that change the fate of his family.
The manga began in 2017 and has 17 tankoubon volumes as of February 2022. It is serialized in Young Magazine and published under the Young Maga KC Special label.