I’ll Become a Villainess That Will Go Down in History anime adaptation announced: What will it be about?

I'll Become a Villainess That Will Go Down in History anime adaptation announced: What will it be about?

The anime community is buzzing with excitement as the news breaks about the upcoming anime adaptation of the novel “I’ll Become a Villainess That Will Go Down in History.” Authored by Izumi Okido, this intriguing tale takes a fresh perspective on the romance genre. Let’s dive into the exciting details of what this anime adaptation has in store.

What is it about?

I'll Become a Villainess That Will Go Down in History manga
I’ll Become a Villainess That Will Go Down in History manga illustration (Image credit to Jun Hayase)

“I’ll Become a Villainess That Will Go Down in History” revolves around the main character’s unconventional desire. She harbours the thought that if she were to be reincarnated, she’d rather embrace the role of a villainous daughter.

The novel, originally titled “I’ll Become a Villainess That Will Go Down in History: The More Villainous I Become, the More the Prince Dotes on Me,” is published by KADOKAWA Beads Log Bunko and illustrated by Jun Hayase.

The journey of Alicia

The protagonist, Alicia, unexpectedly finds herself reborn as the villainous character in her favorite otome game. Determined to rewrite her fate, Alicia embarks on a journey to become the most notorious villain in the game’s world. This captivating twist on the conventional isekai narrative promises a blend of humour, romance, and personal growth.

A novel approach to villainy

I'll Become a Villainess That Will Go Down in History manga illustration
I’ll Become a Villainess That Will Go Down in History manga illustration (Image credit to Akari Hoshi)

The Prince’s doting and villainous intentions

One of the intriguing aspects of the story is the interaction between Alicia and the prince. As Alicia embraces her villainous role, the prince’s affection for her intensifies. This unusual dynamic between the villainous protagonist and the enamoured prince adds more fun to the origin of a self-proclaimed villainess.

A touch of comedy

The novel’s comic-ised version, serialized in B’s-LOG COMIC and illustrated by Akari Hoshi, offers a humorous take on Alicia’s journey. The clash between her intentions to become a notorious villain and the comedic situations she finds herself in creates an engaging and light-hearted atmosphere.

Anime adaptation and expectations

I'll Become a Villainess That Will Go Down in History manga illustration
I’ll Become a Villainess That Will Go Down in History manga illustration (Image via KADOKAWA)

This adaptation marks a historic moment for Beads Log Bunko, as it is their first work to be animated. The announcement of the anime adaptation was met with excitement and congratulations from the original author Izumi Okido, the illustrator Jun Hayase, and Akari Hoshi, the illustrator in charge of the comicalization.

A glimpse into the future of I’ll Become a Villainess That Will Go Down in History

As fans await more details about the anime, they can take solace in the upcoming releases. Both the latest five volumes of the novel and the latest four volumes of the comicalized version are set to hit shelves on August 12th. This provides an opportunity for fans to immerse themselves in the world of Alicia while eagerly anticipating the animated adaptation.

Author’s heartfelt words

In a comment from Izumi Okido, the author expressed elation and surprise at the anime adaptation. Izumi shared the excitement about witnessing Alicia and her companions come to life through animation. This sentiment underscores the enthusiasm shared by both the creators and the fans.

Conclusion

In conclusion, the “I’ll Become a Villainess That Will Go Down in History” anime is a new and exciting take on the isekai genre. It features a strong female lead, a cast of lovable characters, and a mix of romance and comedy. This anime is sure to entertain audiences of all ages. Let’s celebrate this exciting new show!

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