Misfit of Demon King Academy

Premiering 2023 January



  • 03.29 2023
    Broadcast Postponement Due to Spread of COVID-19
  • 02.25 2023
    The Misfit of Demon King Academy II Dub Now Streaming on Crunchyroll
  • 02.27 2022
    The Misfit of Demon King Academy Season 2 Confirmed


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The tyrannical demon king <the misfit> shows the trajectory he will endeavor in this new era.The tyrannical demon king <the misfit> shows the trajectory he will endeavor in this new era.

The series was originally a light novel written by Shu,
starting in April 2017 on the web novel site Shosetsuka ni Naro.
It was then published by Dengeki Bunko (KADOKAWA) in March 2018,
becoming a hit novel that has published over 2.2 million copies up to date.
The illustrations were created by Yoshinori Shizuma.

And now, after 2 years since the last broadcast, the misfit is coming back!
The most popular arc of the original , the Great Spirit Arc, is finally getting animated.
The one that has appeared in front of Anos, who prevented the war between demons and humans,
was a new “child of the god” who has come to annihilate the tyrannical demon king————.

The misfit who overcomes all odds heads on to a new battle.


  • EPISODE 12

    The Misfit

  • EPISODE 11

    To Sever the Fate

  • EPISODE 10

    Hate of the Past

  • EPISODE 09

    A Prayer for Two Thousand Years Later

  • EPISODE 08

    The Land of Demons Without a Demon King

  • EPISODE 07

    Like a Single Stroke of a Sword

  • EPISODE 06

    The Great Spirit Mother and the Demon King’s Right-hand Man

  • EPISODE 05

    In Between Royalty and Mixed Blood

  • EPISODE 04

    The Spirit’s Trial

  • EPISODE 03

    The Spirit’s Institution

  • EPISODE 02

    The Demon King’s Duel of Intellect

  • EPISODE 01

    A Lesson by God


  • Original Story


  • Original Character Design

    Yoshinori Shizuma

  • Chief Director

    Shin Onuma

  • Director

    Masafumi Tamura

  • Character Design

    Kazuyuki Yamayoshi

  • Series Composition

    Jin Tanaka

  • Art Director

    Asuka Komiyama

  • Color Setting

    Hayato Yoshida

  • Director of Photography

    Kento Kida(chiptune)

  • 3D Director

    Keiichi Eda(chiptune)

  • Editing

    Misato Takikawa (REAL-T)

  • Sound Director

    Ryosuke Naya

  • Music

    Keiji Inai

  • Animation Production



  • Anos Voldigoad

    Yuuichirou Umehara /
    Aleks Le

  • Misha Necron

    Tomori Kusunoki /
    Brianna Knickerbocker

  • Sasha Necron

    Yuko Natsuyoshi /
    Kayli Mills

  • Lay Glanzudlii

    Takuma Terashima /
    Griffin Puatu

  • Misa Ilioroagu

    Nene Hieda /
    Jackie Lastra

  • Eleonore Bianca

    Sayumi Watabe /
    Abby Trott

  • Zeshia Bianca

    Misaki Kuno /
    Lisa Reimold

  • Shin Regalia

    Wataru Hatano /
    Daman Mills

  • Great Spirit Leno

    Asumi Kana / Kira Buckland

  • Erdomaid Dittijohn

    Rikiya Koyama /
    Jonah Scott




VA: Yuuichirou Umehara / Aleks Le

Once feared as the tyrannical Demon King who was known for always being calm and intrepid while wielding absolute power and confidence, has reincarnated as a young man. His powers are so great that they cannot be measured by modern magical technology and is branded a misfit that is inadequate for the academy.



VA: Tomori Kusunoki / Brianna Knickerbocker

A girl who is a direct descendant of Ivis Necron, one of the seven elder demon emperors that ruled the demonic world. Misha is twin sisters with Sasha, but for some reason she is treated as being inferior just like the demon/human hybrids.


Sasha Necron

VA: Yuko Natsuyoshi / Kayli Mills

She is Misha’s twin sister and the sixteenth-generation heir to the Necron family. Known as the Witch of Destruction, her demonic eyes of destruction have the ability to make anything in the universe self-destruct.


Lay Glanzudlii

VA: Takuma Terashima / Griffin Puatu

Hailed as Master of the Magic Sword, he is a transfer student with a laid-back personality. He has the power to control and wield any sword that he touches.


Misa Ilioroagu

VA: Nene Hieda / Jackie Lastra

She is Anos’ classmate, and despite being a hybrid student who wears a white uniform, she is known for her beautiful smile and being serious about school. She questions the society they live in which favors pure-blooded demons over hybrids.


Eleonore Bianca

VA: Sayumi Watabe / Abby Trott

A third-year student at Hero Academy with a strong maternal instinct who is always caring for others. She belongs to a special class for elite students.


Zeshia Bianca

VA: Misaki Kuno / Lisa Reimold

She is one of the source clones created by Eleonore, and although she is a little bit clumsy, she is able to speak. After the war, she goes to Demon King Academy along with Eleonore and enroll as exchange students from Hero Academy.


Shin Regalia

VA: Wataru Hatano / Daman Mills

He is the strongest demon swordsman who used to be called "the right hand of the Demon King" and served Anos two thousand years ago. He carried the nickname thousand swords, from owning thousands of demon swords and having mastered countless forms swordsmanship.


Great Spirit Leno

VA: Asumi Kana / Kira Buckland

She is a spirit birthed from the rumored legend that there is a mother of all spirits. She is good-natured and kind, but when it comes to protecting her family spirits she displays great power that lives up to the name of the Great Spirit.


Erdomaid Dittijohn

VA: Rikiya Koyama / Jonah Scott

He is one of the Four Evil Royals, the second next to Anos, whom he was temporarily in alliance with during the Mythical Age.


Anoshu Polticoal

VA:Yuichirou Umehara/Aleks Le

Anos goes back in time 2000 years and turns into a temporary form by using Kursla (Reverse Growth) to prevent him from changing the history when he heads to Aharthern. His temporary form is equivalent to six in human age. He introduces himself as a traveling entertainer and his best trick is to impersonate the Demon King of Tyranny.

Heavenly Godthe FatherNOUSGALLIA

Heavenly Father God NousGalia

VA:Rikiya Koyama / Jonah Scott

He is a god that births gods and presides over all order. Because Goddess of Destruction Abernyu was taken down and the order of destruction was disturbed, he is set to annihilate the misfit Anos.

Character Diagram


English Dub Trailer

Official Trailer

Season 2 Confirmed!