Kodoani.com – Anime adaptation site The Most Heretical Last Boss Queen: From Villainess to Savior (Higeki no Genkyō to naru Saikyō Gedō Last Boss Joō wa Min no tame ni Tsukushimasu) posted a new trailer on Thursday. The video reveals Tsukuyomi’s opening theme song “Kyūseishu” (Savior).
The website also revealed the show’s premiere on July 6 and further revealed the voice cast. The show will premiere on Tokyo MX and BS11 on July 6 before airing on MBS on July 7. The series will air in Japan on ABEMA, U-NEXT, Anime Hōdai, and other services.
The new voice cast includes:
MAO as Sefek, an orphan with the ability to create water from his hands
Junichi Suwabe as Val, a thief
Shizuka Ishigami as Kemet, an introverted orphan
Ai Fairouz as Pride
Maaya Uchida as Steyr
Haruka Tomatsu as the Crown
Junya Enoki as Arthur
Kikuko Inoue as Queen Rosa of Freesia
Toshiyuki Morikawa as Prince Albert of Freesia
Koji Yusa as Gilbert
Hiroki Yasumoto as Roderick
Toshihiko Seki as Clark
Daisuke Ono as Callum
Takuma Nagatsuka as Eric
Hiro Shimono as Alan
Norio Nitta directs the anime at OLM Team Yoshioka. Deko Akao is in charge of series composition. Hitomi Kōno designed the characters. Hanae Nakamura, Tatsuhiko Saiki, Kanade Sakuma and Junko Nakajima will be composing the music. ChoQMay will perform the anime’s ending theme song “PRIDE”.
Pride Royal Ivy was only eight years old when she realized she had been reincarnated, destined to become the future evil queen and final boss of an otome game. She has it all in this new life: razor-sharp intelligence, boss-level power, and influence over the kingdom as a princess. Determined to spread despair and destruction across the land, she… Wait, what rotten future is this? Princess Pride decides to give up her crazy villainous plan and instead protect the interests of men’s love, deceiving her to save all the people she can! Will this boss lady finally gain the adoration of her kingdom?
Tenichi began serializing the original story on the Shōsetsuka ni Narō website in April 2018, where ln is still ongoing. Ichijinsha began publishing the story in print with illustrations by Suzunosuke, starting with the first volume in June 2019.
Bunko Matsuura launched a manga adaptation of the novel on the Zero-Sum Online website in March 2020. The manga was canceled due to Matsuura’s ill health. Ichijinsha plans to continue the manga with a new serial number in some form, but has no specific plans yet.