Saizō Harawata and Miyakokasiwa’s “Battle in 5 Seconds after meeting” (出会って5秒でバトル) super-powered battle manga is confirmed to inspire a TV anime adaptation. A teaser site has been opened revealing a visual for the anime series.
▍About the Series
“Battle in 5 Seconds After Meeting” is a manga originally created by Saizō Harawata and Miyakokasiwa launched a remake and started serializing in Shogakukan’s Ura Sunday webcomic service and Manga ONE app in 2015. The series has been collected into 14 volumes and its 15th volume is set to release on 19th November. The manga has over two million copies in circulation.
The story centers on Akira Shiroyanagi, a high schooler who loves games and Konpeito (Japanese sweets) He is suddenly dragged into a battlefield by a mysterious girl who calls herself Mion. The participants are told that they are “erased from the family register, involved in an experiment, and have gained certain powers.”
Akira is determined to win the game with his newfound powers and destroy the organization. Armed with a power no one expects and his “brain” skills, a new era of intelligence battle begins!