Right before the 12th light novel of Reincarnated as a Sword (Tensei Shitara Ken Deshita) published, the official source confirmed that the light novel will be adapted into an anime television. The next volume of the light novel will be released this Friday. The light novel was written by Yuu Tanaka and Illustrated by LLO
StorylineAfter dying from a car accident, the protagonist finds himself reincarnated in another world as a sword with no recollection of his name, though he remembers everything else from his previous life. Accepting his fate as a sword, he begins to seek someone to become his wielder. He discovers a caravan of slave traders under attack by a two-headed bear. A young catgirl slave, Fran, discovers the sword, and uses him to kill the bear. After being freed from slavery, she names the sword “Teacher”, and the two embark on an adventure together.