The anime adaptation of My Isekai Life could have been and gone, however there’s nonetheless loads extra of this collection to stay up for as Sq. Enix continues to launch the manga adaptation in English. As protagonist Yuji rises via the ranks on the guild, what challenges await him? Let’s discover out!
Quantity 3 opens with the village of Phastan coming underneath assault from a hoard of offended monsters which Yuji realises are linked to the cursed magic stone he discovered throughout a quest again in Quantity 2. Naturally, the village is ill-prepared to cope with so many highly effective enemies all of sudden, so it’s as much as Yuji and his get together of slimes to defend everybody from hurt.
Fortunately, Yuji is victorious in opposition to the monsters however now he’s regarded by the villagers as a hero and that’s making it troublesome to get any quests achieved! With no different selection, Yuji decides it’s lastly time to depart Phastan behind and head out to a brand new vacation spot! Our hero decides to move to the city of Kilia, which ought to supply a extra in depth number of quests, because of being greater than Phastan.
When Yuji arrives and registers himself with the guild, the receptionist there instantly has a job in thoughts for his skillset. Yuji is invited to affix a celebration with adventurers Rodis, Tina and Lisa, who’re happening a quest to trace a rock dragon. This ought to be a straightforward activity for the group, however nothing ever fairly goes to plan, and Yuji finds himself rising involved in regards to the group when he learns that Rodis has a nasty repute within the city…
Apart from the slimes and Proudwolf (a wolf monster tamed in Quantity 2), Yuji has by no means partnered with anybody earlier than, so he’s already on his guard in regards to the people he’s teamed up with. Yuji being so ready for a betrayal proves helpful when Rodis does certainly betray the group on their first evening collectively, outing himself as a member of an area bandit group! Now if solely that was the one factor Yuji needed to fear about on this quest…
In comparison with the primary two volumes of My Isekai Life, Quantity 3 presents much more selection when it comes to the setting and characters. Now Yuji has left Phastan behind, he’s getting to fulfill extra new folks and monsters than he did earlier than. Plus, now it appears like there’s extra of an overarching story as Yuji finds himself wrapped up in coping with what may very well be a future calamity.
The art work continues to enhance all through this launch too which is nice, given the variety of motion scenes this time round. It’s enjoyable to look at the antics of Yuji’s slimes as properly, who can typically be discovered making some foolish expressions or usually getting as much as no good within the background! I’m not going to say that is the perfect art work on the market, however I’m nonetheless glad to see it getting higher because it goes alongside. Particularly given there are 17 volumes and counting, so for those who’re having fun with this one, you’re in for the lengthy haul.
My Isekai Life Quantity 3 involves the West because of Sq. Enix Manga and continues to be translated by David Evelyn with lettering by Brandon Bovia. Each the interpretation and lettering learn properly with no points to say. Quantity 4 of the collection is at present scheduled for an English launch in early December, so not too lengthy to attend for extra of Yuji’s adventures.
General, My Isekai Life Quantity 3 presents us a change of surroundings and places Yuji in some fascinating new conditions. There’s nonetheless nothing notably distinctive about this collection, however it’s undeniably enjoyable to look at the fights our protagonist and his slime companions discover themselves wrapped up in.
A free preview of this quantity may be discovered on the Square Enix website here.