Mr. Villain’s Day Off Anime is All Set to Drop in January 2024

Buckle up for Mr. Villain’s Day Off, as it’s going to have you clutching your stomach with laughter. The formidable general of an evil organization that plans to wipe out humanity takes a day off for his mental health. This man has set his priorities right better than any of us.

Mr. Villain’s Day Off anime will premiere in January 2024 on TV Tokyo, TV Osaka, and the BS Nippon TV channel. You will be able to stream it on Crunchyroll once it’s out.

The official website released a trailer on 26 Tuesday, 2023, with a new visual and the theme song artists.

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The teaser reveals Mr. Villain taking a day off and some new characters with peculiar personalities.

Singer Ivudot will perform the opening theme song, and the ending theme song will be taken up by the band GLASGOW.

Mr. Villain’s Day Off anime will provide a good start for the year 2024, as the anime is literally about a badass villain who takes a day off from his goal of annihilating mankind, you can imagine how comical it would be.

Warmono, aka our villain, is the General of an evil organization scheming to take over the earth and battle with the “Rangers” who defend the earth. Reminds me of Power Rangers.

However, he takes his mental health pretty seriously, much better than you and I, as he takes a day off to soothe his mind, body, and soul by going to the zoo and getting ice cream for himself.

It’s gonna be a hilarious anime, just like the anime “The Devil is a Part-Timer!” where we see lord Satan working at a MgRonald’s.

Shinei Animation and Synergy SP will direct the anime under Yoshinori Kodaka.

Here’s some quick information about the main staff.

PositionStaffOther Works
DirectorYoshinori KodakaYona of the Dawn
Character DesignTomomi ShimazakiAttack on Titan
Script WriterMidori GotouAttack on Titan: Junior High
Music ComposerNobuaki NobusawaSteins; Gate 0

As we can see, the main staff has produced some hit stuff over their careers, looks like “Mr. Villain’s Day Off” might prove to be a banger as well.

About Mr. Villain’s Day Off

Mr. Villain’s Day Off is a manga series written and illustrated by Yuu Morikawa. It has been serialized on the Pixiv website since December 2018.

The anime will premiere in January 2024. it’s about Warmono, our villain, who leads an evil organization plotting to conquer Earth and clashes with the defending ‘Rangers.’

Surprisingly, he prioritizes his mental well-being, taking a day off to recharge at the zoo and treating himself to ice cream

Source: Official X account of the anime and Official anime website

Aaheli Pradhan

Aaheli Pradhan

A grandma by heart who loves to knit, sketch, and swing in parks. Binge-reads a massive amount of manga from psychological to shounen-ai. Either awkward or salty, there's no in-between.


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