On Wednesday, the official Twitter account for the anime adaptation of Kennoji and Matsuuni’s Drugstore in Another World: The Slow Life of a Cheat Pharmacist (Cheat Kusushi no Slow Life – Isekai ni Tsukurō Drugstore) streamed Mina character PV for the show just before the release. The anime will premiere on Tokyo MX, BS11, and AT-X on 7th July.
The video also features the song “Potion ga Hoshiku Naru Uta” (The Song That Makes You Want More Potions) by Risae Matsuda and Akane Kumada.
The English version of the light novel series is licensed by Seven Seas Entertainment and they describe the show as –
When corporate drone Reiji wakes up in another world, he’s disappointed to discover that he hasn’t been granted any combat skills. Instead, his Medicine Making ability allows him to brew powerful potions…which quickly become popular enough for him to open his own drugstore in the countryside! Sink into this relaxing fantasy about a former wage worker curing cute creatures and learning to love life again!
|Reiji Kirio||Jun Fukushima|
|Sound Director||Ryousuke Naya|
|Art Director||Kenichi Tajiri|
“Mainichi Kashimashi Pharmacy” (Everyday Noisy Pharmacy)
|Risae Matsuda, Akane Kumada, and Jun Fukushima|
|Licensed by||Muse Communication|
Drugstore in Another World anime series has been licensed by Muse Communication. MUSE Communication is a Singapore-based company that simulcasts anime on their YouTube Channel legally and free of charge. The channel is available in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia, India, Bangladesh, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Vietnam, Brunei, Cambodia, and Bhutan. No release date has been announced yet.
Kennoji first published the story on the Shōsetsuka ni Narō website in 2016. In April 2018, a light novel series adaptation was released, authored by Kennoji and illustrated by Matsuuni. It is released under Hifumi Shobō’s Brave Novel label. As of May 28, 2020, 4 volumes were released.
In December 2018, a manga adaptation of the series was released. Eri Haruno is illustrating the manga in Takeshobo’s Web Comic Gamma Plus magazine. The 4th volume of the manga was released on November 26, 2020.