Anime Solo Leveling English dubbed trailer was released by Crunchyroll on November 17, 2023. A-1 Pictures is producing the animation for the series, which will premiere in January 2024. The English dub ADR director is Caitlin Glass, also responsible for the Horimiya and Mob Psycho III dubs. Newly announced voice cast down here:
- Sung Jinwoo will be played by Aleks Le
- Yoo Jinho will be played by Justin Briner
- Sung Jinah will be played by Rebecca Wang
- Cha Hae In will be played by Michelle Rojas
- Choi Jong-in will be played by Ian Sinclair
- Baek Yoonho will be played by Christopher R. Sabat
- Go Gunhee will be played by Kent Williams
- Woo Jinchul will be played by SungWon Cho
- Lee Joohee will be played by Dani Chambers
Solo Leveling’s English dub trailer follows the Japanese trailer released in September and revealed the main cast, led by Taito Ban as Sung Jinwoo. Earlier this month, Hiroyuki Sawano and TOMORROW X TOGETHER’s opening theme song was also revealed. 2024 was said to be the year of Solo Leveling in a recent interview with Solo Leveling webtoon publisher, D&C Webtoon biz. The anime series will be quickly followed by a Webtoon adaptation of Solo Leveling: Ragnarok with a K-Drama also said to be in development.
The Solo Leveling anime is directed by Shunsuke Nakashige and written by Noboru Kimura, with music by Kohta Yamamoto. The anime adaptation of Chugong’s web novel was serialized from 2016 to 2018. The web novel was licensed by Webnovel under the title Only I Level Up.
The webnovel describes the plot as follows: In this world, where Hunters with various magical powers fight monsters invading defenseless humans, Sung Jin-Woo is the weakest among all Hunters, could barely make a living. However, a mysterious System grants him the power of ‘The Player’, sending him on an incredible and often dangerous Journey. Follow Sang Jin-Woo as he embarks on an adventure to become an unparalleled existence through his “Level Up” system – the only one in the entire world!
Source: Crunchyroll© Solo Leveling Animation Partners