Anime Vice News

New Anime Summer 2010 Spotlights: Legendary Heroes of Legend

Time to get an early start on the summer 2010 new anime season preview!

 I know that the spring season is still in the middle of launching, but true to Anime Vice form, I'm always looking ahead to the next big thing-- and keeping you on the up-and-up with me. In those interests-- and in an attempt to force myself to get some of the work on my season preview done ahead of time for once --I'm going to spotlight upcoming anime from summer season every so-often. (Don't worry, you'll still get your big finale with updated information, airdates, and more!)

Let's see...where to start? Shiki...High School of the Dead...nah, how about something we haven't already talked about a bunch?
  
  
Title: Densetsu no Yuusha no Densetsu (The Legendary Heroes of Legend)
Genre: Fantasy/Comedy
Based On: An RPG by Sega
Studio: ZEXCS
URL: http://www.denyuden.jp

Story:
Our hero is Raina Lute, a slothful student at the Royal Magician's Academy of the Roland Empire. But when the Roland Empire wages war on a neighboring country, all of Lute's classmates die, leaving only him to obey the Emperor's command to find the relics of a Legendary Hero.

Notable:
    
Images: 

 
What do you guys think? It looks like it could be a fun sort of Slayers-esque kind of thing to me. But I'm always an optimist, so share what you guys think.
CrazyCanuckon April 14, 2010 at 2:31 p.m.
Looks good.... so pretty!!!!!!! 
KiraIsLon April 14, 2010 at 3:32 p.m.
I will check it out when it comes out. Till then I will hold judgment.
sickVisionz moderator on April 14, 2010 at 5:13 p.m.
I like the redundancy of the title.
KiraIsLon April 14, 2010 at 5:45 p.m.
@sickVisionz:  Yeah its silly enough to still be funny.
Karkarovon April 14, 2010 at 6:19 p.m.
I has potential, when a title is this bad for a show you always know it is either absolutely fantastic or the worst piece of crap to be released in years.
giaon April 14, 2010 at 6:35 p.m.
@Karkarov: I'm pretty sure the title is intentional ;)
sotyfan16on April 14, 2010 at 7:54 p.m.

Looks like this could be a fun watch. Curious as to what the story is completely about. Did anyone else notice that the music was the song you hear when you graduate?

Black_Roseon April 14, 2010 at 8:29 p.m.
That is the most redundant name of all time. 
Arjunaon April 14, 2010 at 9:33 p.m.
@Black_Rose said:
" That is the most redundant name of all time.  "
The article calls the show, "The Legendary Heroes of Legend", but the title at the end of the video calls itself, "The Legend of the Legendary Heroes".  I don't really care which one is proper.  But I just tried to figure out, in my mind, if there's a difference in meaning between the two.  You know how you can look into the infinite if you face two mirrors towards each other?  I think that might've just happened with my brain.
HeeroYuyon April 15, 2010 at 9:11 a.m.
For a second there I thought I read " Ginga eiyuu densetsu" for the series name, but alas....
 
This looks like it could be ok... albeit a bit cliche.

Dig Deeper into The Legend of the Legendary Heroes

Edit/View the Wiki
Hit the Forums (3 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 Caption Contest! -- 8/18/14

Let's party hard at the beach while it's still summer!

Does Anime Get Too 'Niche?'

THE VICE PIT. Sometimes, it feels like watching somebody else's home movies, doesn't it?

I'm Trying Really Hard to Like ALDNOAH ZERO #2

...but it's sooooo self-serious!

Listen to the JOJO'S BIZARRE ADVENTURE Rap!

Richie Branson continues his weekly anime-inspired rap series with the hip-hop tribute "Stand-Up."

AKAME GA KILL! is... OK for a Harem Show?

Episode #2. W&L. I wish this were better.

NOBUNAGA CONCERTO #1&2 -- Special Review

A spectacle like this only comes once in a great while.

JOJO'S BIZARRE ADVENTURE : STARDUST CRUSADERS #20 -- Special Review

Eat poo... and die?

Excellent Anime You Might've Missed -- BREAK UPS

It's a lot more than 'slice of life.'

Anime Caption Contest! -- 8/18/14

Let's party hard at the beach while it's still summer!

I'm Trying Really Hard to Like ALDNOAH ZERO #2

...but it's sooooo self-serious!

Does Anime Get Too 'Niche?'

THE VICE PIT. Sometimes, it feels like watching somebody else's home movies, doesn't it?

AKAME GA KILL! is... OK for a Harem Show?

Episode #2. W&L. I wish this were better.

Listen to the JOJO'S BIZARRE ADVENTURE Rap!

Richie Branson continues his weekly anime-inspired rap series with the hip-hop tribute "Stand-Up."

Excellent Anime You Might've Missed -- BREAK UPS

It's a lot more than 'slice of life.'

JOJO'S BIZARRE ADVENTURE : STARDUST CRUSADERS #20 -- Special Review

Eat poo... and die?

NOBUNAGA CONCERTO #1&2 -- Special Review

A spectacle like this only comes once in a great while.

Mandatory Network

Submissions can take several hours to be approved.

Save ChangesCancel