Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End is an award-winning manga that's illustrated by Tsukasa Abe and written by Kanehito Yamada. It has been confirmed that an anime adaptation is already in the works for the well-loved fantasy manga. So, here are all the details about the Frieren: Beyond Journey's End anime.
The Frieren manga is serialized in Weekly Shonen Sunday by
Shogakukan, while the manga is distributed by Viz Media in North America.
The manga's anime adaptation should not come as a surprise as the manga has had more than 7.2 million copies in circulation as of September 2022.
It also won awards such as the New Creator Prize at the Tezuka Osamu Cultural Prize and the 14th Manga Taisho (or Cartoon Grand Prize in English) in 2021.
Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End Anime Release Date
The Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End anime will be released sometime in 2023. No specific release date has been confirmed so far, but fans now have an idea of when to expect it.
In line with the announcement, the series' official Twitter account released a key visual to further build up hype for fans and aspiring viewers.
Fans can also head to the official website to get more information about the anime's release.
Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End Anime Studio
While it has been announced that TOHO animation and Shogakukan will produce the anime, the studio handling the anime has not yet been named as of writing.
It's likely that TOHO animation will be in charge of the anime adaptation, but it's better to wait for an official announcement regarding this matter.
Where to Watch the Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End Anime
Similar to how there's no specific release date for the anime yet, there have also been no updates regarding which platform the Frieren anime will be available to stream.
Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End Anime Trailer
Currently, no trailer has been released yet for the anime adaptation of Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End, so you may want to watch the manga trailer for now.
As for its story, the fantasy series centers on an elven mage named Frieren. She was a former member of a group of adventurers who won against the Demon King and gained peace for the world after their 10-year adventure.
As they parted ways, Frieren and her party members promised that they will meet again after another celestial event occurs, which is after 50 years.
When Frieren came back, humanity has evolved and her party members have noticeably aged.
Himmel, one of her companions, died, causing Frieren to feel guilty as she failed to learn more about him.
This compelled her to teach and take care of Fern, an orphan that was adopted by Heiter, another one of her old companions.
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