The special stage “TV Anime ‘The Strongest Sage With the Weakest Crest’ with GA Bunko Stage” that gathers the 3 anime adaptation work of GA Bunko was broadcast online on “AnimeJapan 2021” (Public Space) that was held on March 27 (Saturday) to March 28 (Sunday).
The special stage was held on the “Everlasting Blue Stage” channel on the first day, March 27, and it is also the first stage on this channel.
Other than an introduction on the new TV anime “The Strongest Sage With the Weakest Crest”, it also has a variety corner called “Roulette Talk”, latest announcements of each work, and others projects that were delivered through the monitor proudly, which is unique to a large scale event.
“The Strongest Sage With the Weakest Crest”
Tamaki Nina (voice of Matthias), Suzushiro Sayumi (voice of Lurie/ MC of the event), Shiraishi Haruka (voice of Alma), and Izawa Shiori (voice of Iris)
“The Genius Prince’s Guide to Raising a Nation Out of Debt”
Takahashi Rie (voice of Ninym), Senbongi Sayaka (voice of Falanya), and Touyama Nao (voice of Lowellmina)
“I’ve Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years and Maxed Out My Level”
Honda Kaede (voice of Laika) *Senbongi Sayaka will also appear as the voice of Falfa
This event stage started off with the introduction of “The Strongest Sage With the Weakest Crest” by the cast members.
After introducing the setting, story, as well as the impression of each character, the special program and radio program of this work have been announced. The detail about the special program will be announced in the future.
After that, Takahashi Rie-san, Senbongi Sayaka-san, Touyama-san, and Honda Kaede-san from “The Genius Prince’s Guide to Raising a Nation Out of Debt” and “I’ve Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years and Maxed Out My Level” appeared on stage and the stage proceeded to the variety corner “Roulette Talk”.
The topics of this corner were decided on the words on the speech bubble that contains random words after yelling stop. For example, if the words “favourite” and “characters” appeared, the topic will be about “favourite character”.
The chosen words of the first topic by Tamaki-san were “favourite” and “memory”.
When Tamaki-san was asked for “favorite memory”, she talked about an episode when she was still in nursery school. The cheerful memory of her kissing her crush on the cheek has caused the cast members to be anguished.
The topic for Shiraishi-san was “trouble memory”, she talked about the time when she continue to apply for various auditions as she was not affiliated to any agency when she was still a child actress. She also mentioned how the hardship from back then still continue till now with a smile.
The topic for Takahashi-san from “The Genius Prince’s Guide to Raising a Nation Out of Debt” team was “favorite voice actor”. She then admited that she like voice actress and she sync with Suzushiro-san, who also like voice actress.
For Touyama-san, whom the roulette failed to capture the words properly several times, the topic she got on her 4th try was “favorite memory”.
She mentioned that this is her first time working together with Senbongi-san, and also revealed that she made an appearance at Senbongi-san’s first event. This talk about her memory with Senbongi-san was quite cheerful.
The next in line is Senbongi-san and her topic was “sad lines/speech”.
She mentioned how she likes the “sad feeling” in her role, and she also enjoyed the happiness and sadness along the way.
It seems that other cast members also have some thought on this topic as they mentioned some “voice actor facts” like “to cry from a test or to cry in actual”.
For Honda-san’s topic of “a surprise memory”, she mentioned a reunion in the past.
Honda-san reunited with her university friend on a certain recording studio, and she was surprised when she found out her friend is in the production team.
The episode when she waved her hand in the recording studio had gotten cheers from the stage members along with applause.
The last topic for the roulette talk was “emotional memory” by the MC Suzushiro-san.
As a prevention from spreading the coronavirus, it common to have separate recording sessions, so making it harder to meet with the other colleagues. However, it made her happy that she was able to meet other colleagues in this manner.
The finale for the event is the latest information corner for “The Genius Prince’s Guide to Raising a Nation Out of Debt” and “I’ve Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years and Maxed Out My Level”.
For “The Genius Prince’s Guide to Raising a Nation Out of Debt”, the teaser PV was revealed for the first time.
For “I’ve Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years and Maxed Out My Level”, a latest visual was released with the announcement of the pre-broadcast special program at 10:00 PM, on April 3, 2021, on YouTube official channel and ABEMA.
The stage has ended with the cast members mentioning how they are looking forward to the future announcements as well as the broadcast as all of these work are highly anticipated anime.
“The Strongest Sage With the Weakest Crest”
(C) Shinkoshoto, SB Creative/ “The Strongest Sage With the Weakest Crest” Production Committee
“I’ve Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years and Maxed Out My Level” (C) Morita Kisetsu, SB Creative/ Witch of the Highlands’s House
“The Genius Prince’s Guide to Raising a Nation Out of Debt” (C) Toba Toru, SB Creative/ TensaiOuji Production Committee