Fantasy action takes a turn for the mundane in the European premiere of Laidbackers, a "reverse isekai" original anime theatrical film about a group of heroes and a Demon Lord from a magical world being reincarnated as ordinary girls (and a dog) in modern day Kyoto.

This original anime is brought to you by Studio Gokumi, know for series and movies like:

  • A-Channel
  • Katana Maidens
  • Lance N' Masques
  • Ms. Koizumi Loves Ramen Noodles
  • Nakaimo - My Sister is Among Them
  • Pandora in the Crimson Shell
  • Tsuredure children
  • Yuki Yuna is a hero

In order to take over her grandmother's Dagashi store, art student Kumi Honamanuma moved to Kyoto. She met Harami Mino, K Kusanagi, Mai Haisaka and a dog who lives in the store, which supposed to be empty. Kumi ended up living with these girls, who claim that they are heroes reincarnated to contemporary period to chase after the demon king. Harami and others seem to live in a peaceful life with no missions to to do anymore, Ran, who was demon king in the past and appears to be an elementary school girl from failing to reincarnate, one day. The story begins with Ran requesting to collect demon king's fragments.


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The usual rules apply.


Conference room / Second stage


Friday 22:30 - 23:30

Ticket Sales Closed

Booth open: 01-Feb-20

J-POP in cooperation with:
  • Aniway
  • Archonia
  • Bit Agency
  • CrunchyRoll
  • Warner Brothers Games
  • Hercules
  • Mindscape
  • Nationaal Videogame Museum
  • Samsung
  • Ziva Events
  • AFK e-Sports
  • Vertigo 6
  • Koch Media
Design & development by Bit Agency