How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom Episode 3: What to Expect?

Based on a light novel series written by Dozeumaru and illustrated by Fuyuyuki, ‘How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom’ or ‘Genjitsu Shugi Yuusha no Oukoku Saikenki’ is an isekai fantasy TV anime. The story follows university student Kazuya Souma, who is summoned to an alternate world to be the hero. Instead, he points out the economic issues of the kingdom he was summoned in. The impressed king abdicates the throne in his favor and declares Kazuya’s engagement with his daughter. Saddled with the responsibility of running an entire kingdom, Kazuya implements necessary and realistic reforms to bring about positive changes. The anime premiered on July 4, 2021. Here is everything you need to know about its upcoming episode.

How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom Episode 3 Release Date

‘How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom’ episode 3, titled ‘If You Become a Vassal, Don’t Be a Loyal Vassal,’ is set to release on July 17, 2021, on Tokyo MX and BS11. The first season has 13 episodes. J.C.Staff produced the series with Takashi Watanabe helming the directorial team and Gou Zappa and Hiroshi Oonogi leading the writing staff. Akiyuki Tateyama worked on the music, while Mai Ootsuka handled the character designs. Inori Minase sang the opening theme track, “HELLO HORIZON,” and Aimi sang the ending theme track, “Kazanear.”

Where to Watch How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom Season 1 Online?

Viewers in the US, Canada, Ireland, and the UK can watch ‘How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom’ episodes with original Japanese audio and English subtitles on Funimation. The Portuguese and Spanish subtitled versions will also be available on the platform for its Latin American viewers. In Spain, the episodes can be watched with Spanish subtitles on Jonu Play. The episodes with English subtitles can be watched on Hulu as well. People in the Scandinavian countries can watch the show with English subtitles on Wakanim. The English subtitled version of the season will reportedly be available for viewers in Australia and New Zealand on AnimeLab. In certain parts of Asia, the episodes will be available on iQIYI.

How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom Episode 3 Spoilers

In episode 2, Kazuya notes that this alternate world is scientifically backward and uses magic and fantastical beasts to negate the shortcomings. He learns that he now has magical powers, which he uses to bring more efficiency to his work. Liscia walks into his office one day to find him buried in his work along with several clerks. He soon ropes her in as well, and they spend the night trying to find money to deal with the country’s economy. The following morning, Kazuya takes Liscia to a cotton field. The cotton used to be Elfrieden’s biggest export. Farming the commercial crop was so lucrative that people stopped growing food and started growing cotton. And when the cotton price crashed, it not only caused an economic disaster in the country but also led to food shortages.

Kazuya reveals that he has an extensive plan to deal with the shortage of food. As Liscia realizes, Kazuya wants her to learn all this because someday he will be gone, and she has to lead the country. Later, Kazuya follows the example set by Cao Cao, the legendary grand chancellor of the Eastern Han dynasty, and calls forth anyone who thinks that they are better at one thing than everyone else to help him save the kingdom. His message is relayed to all of Elfrieden through a magical device called the Gemstone Broadcast. In episode 3, Kazuya might select 5 people from those that answer his call. Elsewhere, trouble might start to brew as some leaders of the military plan a coup.

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