Move Over White Whale! There’s A New Great Demon Beast Threatening “Re:Zero”

The demon beast of Re:Zero’s world are said exist just to white out humanity. The worst of these are the Three Great Demon Beasts. There’s Hakugei or White Whale that caused all sorts of misery in the anime. There’s a Kurohebi (or Kokuja in the original net novles) black snake. And, there’s the Oousagi “Big Rabbit.” Light novel artists design’s for the third of these were revealed today, and the introduction repeatly describes them as “cute!”



Volume 4 of Makoto Fūgetsu’s Chapter 2: A Week at the Mansion manga is out the 22nd. Volume 5 of Daichi Matsuse’s Chapter 3: Truth of Zero.  Then, Tappei Nagatsuki and Shinichirou Otsuka’s 12th light novel is out on the 25th. 

Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain’t It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.