Nanao Nanaki “Helck” will be animated. The official Twitter account for online publishing platform MangaOne has reposted an illustration of author Nanaki Hanao celebrating the confirmation that her action-fantasy manga Helck will receive an anime adaptation in the future.
皆さま、やりました！ pic.twitter.com/C6S39EYOQq— 七尾ナナキ (@nanaki_nanao) February 13, 2022
“Helck” is a fantasy set in the world after the Demon King was defeated. Vamilio, the “Imperial Four Tennos” who hastily been involved in a tournament held in the demon world to decide on a new Demon King, learns that the human hero Helck is participating in the tournament for some reason. Helck professes to hate humans, but Vamilio just can’t believe him … This work has been serialized in Manga One and Ura Sunday since 2014, and a total of 12 volumes have been published.
In addition, a project entitled “‘Helck’ Festival” was held. As the first installment, 30 episodes of “Helck” have been released for free on Manga One from February 14th to 20th at 23:59. And as the second bullet, the publication of a new edition of “Helck” is decided. Starting with the first volume released on April 12, one volume will be released every month until March 2023.