Good news for anime fans! The light novel series of “Skeleton Knight in Another World” or “Gaikotsu Kishi-Sama, Tadaima Isekai e Odekakechuu” in Japanese is all set for anime adaption. The light novel series, which is a work of Enki Hakari and KeG began an online publication of the series in October 2014. Since then, the light novel series has been a popular and most demanding choice for fans. The popularity of Skeleton Knight in Another World even led to the manga series adaption. Now, the fans are getting the most awaited anime adaption for the light novel series. Here are all the details of Skeleton Knight in Another World Season 1. Read to know the release date, expected plot, and everything to know.
Skeleton Knight in Another World is a light novel series that follows the story of a gamer, who gets stuck in the different world of online games. Thus, following his adventures and misadventures in another world. Enki Hakari wrote the light novel series’s story, while the illustrations were drawn by KeG. The 2017’s manga version of the novel series was were illustrated by Akira Sawano.
Skeleton Knight in Another World Season 1: Release Date and other updates
The online publication of the light novel series started in October 2014 on a novel publishing site, Shōsetsuka ni Narō. However, after a year, the light novel started serializing on the other site “Overlap Novels”. In 2017, the manga version of this light novel series got its online serialization via the Comic Gardo site of Overlap. The press publication of both novel and manga versions, entitled ” Skeleton Knight in Another World” were distributed. There has been a total number of 9 volumes ever made. Moreover, more than 1.5 million copies of both press and digital versions of manga and light novels are in circulation to date. Well, now the fans will also get an anime adaption to the novel series after it gained so much popularity throughout these years.
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The official TV anime on Twitter announced the upcoming anime adaption of Skeleton Knight in Another World Season 1. The official handle tweeted about the production of the anime version of Skeletal Knight in Another World in April 2021. Thus, we are confirmed that we are getting the anime adaption very soon. Studio Kai in collaboration with HORNETS is the animation studio behind the development of the series. However, the official TV anime didn’t announce the release date of season 1 yet. But assuming that the production of the anime version has started, we can expect the Skeleton Knight in Another World Season 1 by the end of 2021 or at the starting of 2022.
What to expect from “Gaikotsu Kishi-same”? The plot of Season 1:
The storyline of the light novel and manga series follows the story of a teenager. Well, the protagonist of the story is a gamer, named Arc. One night, he falls asleep while playing an online game. However, the other day he is dismayed as he realizes that he has entered into the world of his online game. Moreover, he is also in his customized players’ costume and look, which is skeleton skinned in armors, and fully weaponized.
As soon as, the protagonist realizes that he is trapped in the world of online games, he starts to look for the answers. He soon meets an elven warrior, from where his journey to find ways of returning to his own world starts. There has been no clue if the anime adaption will follow the same story write-up. However, we can expect it will have the same plot, with new adventures and misadventures added to Arc’s journey.