The official website for the anime adaptation of Fuse and Mitz Vah’s That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime (Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken) light novel series released on Wednesday a promotional video for the three That Time I episodes. Got Reincarnated as a Slime: Coleus’Dream (Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken: Coleus no Yume), revealed that all three episodes will begin airing on November 1. The video also revealed the cast and theme song opening “Hikari Hanatsu” is played by Takuma Terashima, who voices Satoru and has previously performed the theme songs:
The newly announced cast includes:
Masaya Matsukaze as Aslan
Atsushi Tamaru as Southerner
Matsumi Hioka as Zenobia
Nobuhiko Okamoto as Paolo
Takuma Terashima as”Satoru”
The cast also includes:
Atsushi Nakayama returns as anime director at 8-Bit. Toshizo Nemoto (Macross Delta, Super Cub) is in charge of compiling the series. Ryōma Ebata is again designing the characters and Takahiro Kishida is again in charge of the monster designs. Kenichiro Tomiyasu is drawing concept art. Studio Naya is handling the wallpaper. Ayumi Satō returns as art director, and Tomoyasu Fujise and Masahiro Satō also return as art designers. Maki Saitou returns as the main color artist. Hiroshi Satō returns as director of photography. Yūji Haibara returns to graphic design. Yumi Jinguji returns to edit. Jin Aketagawa returns as sound director and Hitoshi Fujima (Elements Garden) returns from That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime: Scarlet Bond to compose the music.
Miho Okasaki, who voices Rimuru, will perform the anime’s ending theme song.
Coleus no Yume is a text story included in a bonus booklet included with the Blu-ray Disc release of the second season That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime. It became the main inspiration for the story of the film Scarlet Bond. The epic story is set between the first two television seasons as Rimuru faces conspiracies surrounding the Kingdom of Coleus.
© Fuse, Mitz Vah, Micro Magazine, Yen Press
Fuse serialized the story on the website”Shōsetsuka ni Narō”(Become a Novelist) from 2013 to 2016, and the series has since attracted more than 400 million page views. Micro Magazine began publishing the series in print in 2014. The novel entered its 18th volume in March 2021. Fuse has previously announced that he is considering writing the series. spinoffs after the current series is completed. Fuse plans to end the series with the 22nd volume. Yen Press publishes the novels in English.
The first television anime based on Taiki Kawakami’s manga, itself an adaptation of the light novel series, premiered in October 2018. Crunchyroll streamed the anime and Funimation streamed the English dub.
The second television anime season premiered its first part (quarter year) in January 2021. Television anime from Shiba’s spin-off manga The Slime Diaries: That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime (Tensura Nikki Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken) later premiered on Tokyo MX in April 2021. After The Slime Diaries ended, the second season of the second season began in July 2021 — for nine consecutive months of anime television shows from the series movie that year.
Both Funimation and Crunchyroll are streaming the second season. Funimation also streamed the English dub.
The latest film in the series titled Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken: Guren no Kizuna (That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime: Scarlet Bonds) was released in Japan in November 2022.
Source: That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime anime website, Comic Natalie