Madman's "12 Announcements of Christmas" Day Eight - Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero
posted on by Jon Hayward
The announcement was made on Madman's facebook page, the series will be streamed to Madman's Screening Room and will be released on DVD in 2014;
Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero
Akatsuki has been busy saving the swords and sorcery world of Alayzard from the last dark lord and now just wants to go back home with his prize, Miu, the daughter of the vanquished dark lord. However Akatsuki and Miu are forced to enroll at a school for magic users known as Babel that exists to protect people that from return from Alayzard.
Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero is based on the light novel series by Tetsuto Uesu, the series started in 2010 and Media Factory has published eight volumes to date.
Rion Kujo (Samurai Harem, Ikki Tousen: Shūgaku Tōshi Keppu-roku) directed the 12 episode series at studio ARMS. Ryunosuke Kingetsu (Ninja Nonsense, Tales of Symphonia the Animation) handled the series composition and Faylan (The Future Diary, CANAAN, Katanagatari, Gundam AGE) performed the opening theme song.
Funimation licensed the title in North America and just released their English dub as a Blu-ray / DVD combo on the 17th of December 2013.