The Idaten Deities Know Only Peace Episode 1: What to Expect?

Based on a Japanese manga series written by Amahara and illustrated by Cool-kyou Shinja, ‘The Idaten Deities Know Only Peace’ or ‘Heion Sedai no Idaten-tachi’ is a fantasy action-adventure TV anime. It is set in a world where demons were last seen 800 years ago. The story follows a young Idaten or war god named Hayato, who has heard about the great deeds of past Idatens who sealed away the demons. Now, after all these years of peace, the demons are let loose in the world once more, prompting a three-way struggle between the gods, demons, and humans to begin again. On August 20, 2020, the news about Amahara and Cool-kyou Shinja’s manga getting an anime adaptation was made public. Here is what you need to know about its first episode.

The Idaten Deities Know Only Peace Episode 1 Release Date

‘The Idaten Deities Know Only Peace’ episode 1, titled ‘Peace,’ is set to release on July 23, 2021, on the Noitamina programming block of Fuji TV. Studio MAPPA developed the series, with Seimei Kidokoro helming the directorial team and Hiroshi Seko leading the writing staff. Yoshiaki Dewa provided the music, while Nao Ootsu handled the character designs. Tatsuya Kitani sang the opening theme track, “Seija no Koushin,” and Akari Nanawo sang the ending theme track, “Raika.”

Where to Watch The Idaten Deities Know Only Peace Season 1 Online?

Viewers outside Asia can watch the episodes on Crunchyroll with original Japanese audio and English, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish subtitles on the same day they air in Japan. The anime is also available on VRV. Ani-One Asia will stream the episodes on its YouTube channel in certain regions of Asia for subscribers with its Ani-One® ULTRA™ membership.

The Idaten Deities Know Only Peace Episode 1 Spoilers

In the series premiere, the audience will likely be introduced to the world of ‘The Idaten Deities Know Only Peace.’ It might depict that 800 years ago, the war gods known as the Itadens defeated the demons and confined them after a near-cataclysmic war. However, as time passed, gods and humans alike might have come to consider the entire incident as just a legend.

Hayato, the series protagonist, is probably a new generation Idaten who has never seen a demon before. His first encounter with the demons might end up having a significant impact on Hayato. A yet-to-be-revealed individual might break the seal and bring the demons back to the world, effectively starting the war between humans, gods, and demons.

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