The official website for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of LINK (story) and Kotaro Shouno (arts)’s sci-fi erotic suspense manga Shumatsu no Harem / World’s End Harem announced today that it is set to premiere on TOKYO MX (25:05), BS Fuji (27:01), and AT-X (21:30) on October 8, 2021.
15-second new CM to announce the premiere date:
Prior to the TV premiere, an advance screening and the voice cast members’ talk show will be live-streamed online for free on the TV anime’s official YouTube channel and Twitter from 17:00 (JST) / 01:00 (PST) on September 25, 2021. The talk show will be hosted by Taichi Ichikawa (Reito Mizuhara), Haruka Shiraishi (Mirai Suo), Shizuka Ishigami (Neneko Isurugi), and Ayana Taketatsu (Karen Kamiya).
The talk show part will be archived on the YouTube official channel from September 26 to October 8, but the anime part can only be viewed once during the live-streaming.
Yu Nobuta (Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear) serves as director, alongside the series composition writer Tatsuya Takahashi (The [email protected] Cinderella Girls) and the anime character designer Miyabi Ozeki (Seven Mortal Sins). Studio Gokumi and AXsiZ co-work on anime production. The anime will also be simulcast on Crunchyroll.
The time is near future-Tokyo, Japan in 2040. Reito, a young man suffering from an intractable disease, vows to reunite with his childhood friend Erisa and decides to “cold sleep” to cure her illness. When he wakes up five years later, the world was undergoing a major transformation. The MK (Male Killer) virus kills 99.9% of men on the planet. The ground was a super harem with 5 billion women for every 5 men.
Only five men, “Numbers,” are resistant to the MK virus. One of them, Reito, is required to “mate” for the survival of the remaining women and humankind. Harem life waiting for the world after the pandemic. At the same time, Reito is involved in a global conspiracy over Numbers. Can he overcome the temptation and save the world?
©LINK, Kotaro Shouno/SHUEISHA, World’s End Harem Project