It was previously announced that the light novel series by the author Bokuto Uno and illustrators Sanbasō and Ryūtetsu, Nejimaki Seirei Senki: Tenkyō no Alderamin (Alderamin on the Sky) will be adapted into an anime series.
Now, the December issue of Kodansha’s Shōnen Sirius magazine will reveal on Monday that Alderamin on the Sky anime adaptation will premiere in 2016.
The light novel series was first launched in June 2012 by Kadokawa, illustrator Ryūtetsu took over the project in the sixth novel because Sanbasō left due to poor health. The eighth novel of the series was published by Kadokawa last October 10, 2015.
Alderamin on the Sky Anime Original Story
In the “military history fantasy” series, the Katvarna Empire is at war with the neighboring Republic of Kioka. In the Katvarna Empire, the lazy, woman-admiring Ikuta hates war, but due to certain circumstances, he grudgingly takes the High Grade Military Officer Exam.No one would have expected that this 17-year-old young man would eventually become a soldier called a great commander by others. Ikuta survives this world engulfed in war with his superior intellect.