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Promo Preps Us for Death March to the Parallel World Rhapsody Anime

The anime adaptation of Hiro Ainana and shr’s Death March to the Parallel World Rhapsody light novel series officially kicks off today, so we have one more preview to prepare us. The series follows a computer programmer who gets sucked into the world of a game he was working on, and you can see the latest footage below.

Shin Oonuma directs the adaptation at SILVER LINK and CONNECT. The first episode is now live over at Crunchyroll. Here’s their official synopsis:

“Satou,” aka Ichiro Suzuki is a programmer in the middle of a death march. He was supposed to be taking a nap but somehow wakes up in another world… What lies before him is what looks like the menu screen of the game he was working before his nap. He’s at a complete beginner stage at level 1. However, he had three “Meteor Showers” which could level a whole map. Suddenly, a whole group of lizardmen appears in front of him. In order to survive, Satou uses Meteor Shower, his level jumped to 310 and he became extremely wealthy. Whether it be dream or reality, Satou’s journey was now beginning.

Source: Ota-suke via Crunchyroll