On the official site for the animated adaptation of the light novels written by Carlo Zen and illustrated by Shinobu Shinotsuki, Youjo Senki (The Saga of Tanya the Evil), it was announced that a special broadcast will take place on June 19 through the Japanese platform ABEMA, starring voice actresses Aoi Yuuki (Tanya von Degurechaff) and Saori Hayami (Viktoriya Ivanovna Serebryakov). The broadcast will include the premiere of a “new exclusive video”.
For his part, Carlo Zen began publishing the light novels with illustrations by Shinobu Shinotsuki in October 2013 through Kadokawa publishing house. The publisher published the twelfth volume in February 2020 in Japan.
In addition to a manga adaptation by Chika Toujou, the literary franchise inspired a twelve-episode anime adaptation produced by NUT Studios, directed by Yutaka Uemura and scripts written by Kenta Ihara, released in January 2017. A Animated film that was a direct sequel to the anime premiered in February 2019.
Youjo Senki Synopsis
Tanya Degurechaff is a young soldier infamous for her predatory cruelty and uncanny tactical aptitude, earning her the nickname “Demon of the Rhine.” Beneath his innocuous appearance, however, lies the soul of a man who challenged Ser X, the self-proclaimed God, to a battle of wits, resulting in her being reincarnated as a child in a world of war. magical. Bent on the challenge, Tanya decides to rise through the ranks of her country’s army as she slowly plunges into the world war, and only Ser X proves to be the strongest obstacle to recreating the peaceful life she once knew. But her perceptive actions and her combat initiative have an unintended side effect: propelling the mighty Empire to become one of the most powerful nations in human history.