A new trailer for the I’m in Love With The Villainess anime adaptation has been released, previewing the princes Rod Bauer (KENN), Thane Bauer (Daisuke Namikawa), and Yu Bauer (Youko Hikasa). An October 2 premiere date and second key visual were also revealed.
The trailer also previews the opening song “～Raise Y/Our Hands!!～,” performed by lead voice actors Yuu Serizawa and Karin Nanami as their respective characters Rei Taylor and Claire Francois. They will do the same for the ending song “O.C. ～Optimum Combination～.”
I’m in Love With The Villainess began as a Shousetsuka ni Narou web novel by Inori in 2018. Five digital volumes were published from 2015 to 2019 under Ainaka’s yuri-centric GL Bunko label. In 2021, Ichijinsha began publishing the series in physical form under the title of I’m in Love With The Villainess: Revolution, with the third volume released in December 2022. The manga adaptation, also published by Ichijinsha, began earlier in 2020.
The anime is directed by Hideaki Ooba (Love of Kill) at Platinum Vision with Ayumu Hisao (Love of Kill) as series composer and scriptwriter, Youko Satou (Love of Kill) as character designer, and Mazica Party‘s Noriyuki Asakura and Usagi to Uma as music composers. The cast includes:
• Aimi as Missha
• Ikumi Hasegawa as Reina
• Sara Matsumoto as Loretta
• Minami Kurisaka as Pipi