Genres: action, comedy, fantasy, romance
Themes: demons, ecchi, Fan-Service, fanservice
Objectionable content: Significant
Number of episodes: 12
Vintage: 2010-04-02 to 2010-06-18
Plot Summary: The story of “love, magic, and battles” revolves around Akuto Sai, a boy who aims to become part of his country’s highest order of magicians and contribute to society. On the day he is admitted into the Constant Magical Academy, his aptitude test predicts the following: “Future Occupation … Devil King.” Thus begins his difficult school life in which he is resented by his studious female class head, desired by a girl with mysterious powers, and guarded by a beautiful female android.
Exciting day today! Just a little while ago we sent out our official press release to announce the brand spankin’ new simulcast we have coming up in April: Ichiban Ushiro no Daimao. It’s about…well, details are below!
Here’s the full Press Release:
###NEW SCHOOL COMEDY SERIES-ICHIBAN USHIRO NO DAIMAO-TO BEGIN SIMULCASTING THIS APRIL ON ANIME NETWORK ONLINE
HOUSTON, TX - 3-30-2010 - Ichiban Ushiro no Daimao, the latest series from famed director Takashi Watanabe (Boogiepop Phantom, New Fist of the North Star), will begin simulcasting this April on Anime Network Online.
WHAT: Worldwide Premiere of Ichiban Ushiro no Daimao on Anime Network Online
From Marvelous Entertainment (Mushi-shi, Air Gear) and Artland (Mobile Suit Gundam 00, Legend of the Galactic Heroes) comes the story of young Akuto Sai, a new student at Constan Magical Academy. On the day of admittance, his aptitude test has predicted his future occupation as…Devil King. And so begins the trials and tribulations of school life as he is hounded by do-gooders, self appointed protectors, and overzealous followers. In this school, there’s no rest for the Devil King.
WHEN: Episode 1 will be available on Friday, April 2, 2010. Check www.theanimenetwork.com for North American Listings.
WHERE: Anime Network Official website’s Online Player
HOW: The Ichiban Ushiro no Daimao simulcast will be available to registered users. Registration is absolutely free and takes very little time.