A new promotional video for the anime adaptation of the webtoon created by Chugong, Solo Leveling, was revealed during Aniplex Online Fest 2023. The video confirms the film’s scheduled January 2024 premiere in Japan. . This release time is longer than what fans previously expected. New images of the project have also been revealed.
Chugong published the original Solo Leveling novels through KakaoPage from July 2016 to March 2018, with a total of 14 volumes. The webtoon adaptation was published in March 2018 through Jang Sung-rak’s KakaoPage and ended in December 2021.
About the Solo Leveling anime production team:
– Shunsuke Nakashige (Megami-ryou no Ryoubo-kun, Isekai Shokudou) is in charge of directing the anime.
– A-1 Pictures Studio – a Tokyo-based studio that has directed popular anime series such as Black Butler, Blue Exorcist, Sword Art Online, The Seven Deadly Sins, Kaguya-sama: Love is War and 86 Eighty-Six ,… will be responsible for producing the anime.
– Noboru Kimura (Kemono Jihen, Amagami SS) is responsible for writing and supervising the script.
– Tomoko Sudo (Fragtime) is responsible for character design and animation direction.
Hiroyuki Sawano (Shingeki no Kyojin, Kill la Kill) is responsible for composing the soundtrack.
In a world where humans possess magical powers and must fight monsters every day to protect humanity from extinction. There was a weak hunter named Sung Jinwoo who had to fight for his life every day. Once by chance, he was chosen by a mysterious program called the system and was given the rare ability to upgrade his stats beyond any limit.
With that power, Jinwoo begins to fight enemies from monsters to humans, and discovers the truth behind his power.