The first promotional video for Masamune-kun’s Revenge (Masamune-kun no Revenge)–the self-proclaimed “revenge romantic comedy”–began streaming on Thursday. It shows the first animation from studio SILVER LINK. (Baka and Test – Summon the Beasts, Dusk maiden of Amnesia), which will be animating the series.

Text: I’ll get revenge
Text: On the super-sadistic Princess of Cruelty!
Text: The curtain on the revenge romantic comedy is raised!
Text: Featuring a formerly fat boy who was once called “Pig Legs”
Text: Masamune Makabe (voiced by Natsuki Hanae)
Text: Aki Adagaki (voiced by Ayaka Ōhashi)
Text: Yoshino Koiwai (voiced by Inori Minase)
Text: Tae Futaba (voiced by Azusa Tadokoro), Kojūrō Shuri (Saori Hayami)
Text: Neko Fujinomiya (voiced by Suzuko Mimori)
Logo: Masamune-kun no Revenge (Masamune-kun’s Revenge)


Masamune-kun’s Revenge will premiere on Japanese television channel Tokyo MX on January 5, 2017. SILVER LINK. will be animating the series with Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya chief director Mirai Minato as director.

Masamune-kun’s Revenge Anime Premieres in January

Hazuki Takeoka began the manga with art by Tiv in 2012 in Ichijinsha’s Monthly ComicREX magazine. Ichijinsha published the seventh volume in June. Publisher Seven Seas publishes the series in English in North America.

Video transcript by Sarah Nelkin

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