Anime Vice News

Legend of Legendary Heroes Scores Legendary Anime

Legendarily, legend legendary legends.



Word from Moon Phase this morning is that a new anime adaptation of a light novel series is in the works. This time around it's fantasy novels Densetsu no Yuusha no Densetsu, which translates to something like the Legend of Legendary Heroes, written by Takaya and illustrated by Saori Toyota. The novel series is published in the seinen light novel mag Dragon, which also publishes Slayers, Full Metal Panic!, and the newly-animated Omamori Himari (review pending).

As for the story, it takes place in the royal empire of Roland, where a unique student named Raina Ryuuto (that's a direct transliteration; I'm not sure if there's an official romanization yet) lazes away, uncaring about his studies...until he gets mixed up in a war between Roland and a rival nation, Estabule.

No word on a "when" for the show, but it sure sounds...legendary.
Add the first comment

Dig Deeper into The Legend of the Legendary Heroes

Edit/View the Wiki
Hit the Forums (4 Posts)
Add/View Images (26 Images)
Watch Some Videos
Pokemon Black and White Looks Delicious in Motion

First video of a Pokemon battle in Black and White.

Comment & Win: One Piece Vol. 52, 53

Time for a giveaway folks! Now, act civil, we don't want anyone to get hurt in the mad rush to win.

Beginner's Guide to FLCL

Gainax's madcap, surrealist anime, broken down for new viewers.

Ballz Deep

Steve gets intimately close to Dragon Ball Z, for science!

Top 3 Awful Anime Dubs

Grit your teeth and get your ear plugs ready cause this week we're taking on the three most amazingly bad dubs of all time!

Anime Vice Transforms

One epic arc concludes, and another begins.

Welcome to Anime Vice - Level 2!

Vicers of the world -- GIVE ME YOUR POWER!!!

PARASYTE - THE MAXIM #24 -- Watch & Learn

Yep. The non-ending you should've expected.

AKIRA - What's the Difference?

Tom teamed up with CineFix to break this classic adaptation down.

Anime Vice Transforms

One epic arc concludes, and another begins.

AKIRA - What's the Difference?

Tom teamed up with CineFix to break this classic adaptation down.

PARASYTE - THE MAXIM #24 -- Watch & Learn

Yep. The non-ending you should've expected.

Welcome to Anime Vice - Level 2!

Vicers of the world -- GIVE ME YOUR POWER!!!

Mandatory Network

Submissions can take several hours to be approved.

Save ChangesCancel