The official Twitter account for Mashle announced on Sep 24, 2022, that Chiaki Kobayashi has been cast to voice the protagonist Mash Burnedead in the anime.
The staff also revealed a character introduction PV on Aniplex’s YouTube channel, which was streamed during the Aniplex Online Fest 2022.
The official twitter account of Mashle had previously revealed an art setting for the Easton Magic Academy from the anime on Aug 10, 2022. It was also revealed that the anime will air sometime in 2023.
The official website of the anime stated that the manga will be completely animated. The plot of the anime is described as follows:
This is a world of magic.
This is a world in which magic is casually used by everyone.
In a deep, dark forest in this world of magic, there is a boy who is singlehandedly working out.
His name is Mash Burndead and he has a secret. He can’t use magic.
All he wanted was to live a quite life with his family.
But people suddenly start trying to kill him one day.
And he somehow finds himself enrolled in Magic School.
There, he sets his sights on becoming the ‘Divine visionary’, the elite of the elite.
Will his ripped muscles work against the best and brightest of the wizarding world?
Mashle: Magic and Muscles is a manga written and illustrated by Hajime Kōmoto. It has been serialized in Shueisha’s Weekly Shōnen Jump magazine since January 2020.
The manga entered its final arc in volume 12, which was released on July 4, 2022.
In addition to the anime, Mashle series released its first novel titled Mash Burnedead and the Book of Adventures 1 on May 2, published by JUMP j BOOKS.
The novelization was done by Kiyoko Hoshi (Haikyū!! Shōsetsuban!!) and Hajime Komoto is credited as the original author.
©Hajime Koumoto/Shueisha/Mushle Production Committee