Ore wa Subete o “Parry” Suru: Gyaku Kanchigai no Sekai Saikyou wa Boukensha ni Naritai (I Parry Everything: What Do You Mean I’m the Strongest? I’m Not Even an Adventurer Yet!) has been green-lit for an anime adaptation. The news was announced recently in a stream by the publisher, Earth Star Entertainment, who also announced the 7th volume will be for sale on November 15.
The story, written by Nabeshikii, began in October 2019 on the Shousetsuka ni Narou website, where it continues its publication. Earth Star Entertainment released the first volume of the story’s print edition in September 2020, with illustrations by Kawaguchi. At the same time, KRSG launched a manga adaptation of the novels on Earth Star Entertainment’s Comic Earth Star platform.
Ever since he was a young boy, Noor has wanted to be like the adventurers in his father’s stories—dragon-slayers, curse-breakers, heroes who always save the day. But as everyone knows, to be an adventurer, you’ve got to have the right skills! Unfortunately for Noor, his [Parry] is bottom-of-the-barrel useless, his prospects are nonexistent, and everybody he knows is telling him to throw in the towel. Faced with this harsh reality, he figures there’s only one thing to do: make up for it with effort! An intense, solitary training regimen ought to do it. If one year isn’t enough, he’ll train for five! If not five, ten! Now facing the tail end of his twenties with no new skills to show for his labours, Noor sets out to become an adventurer anyway, determined to try one last time to make his dream come true. He might be clueless about adventuring, but he’s no stranger to hard work! Now, if only he can figure out why everyone keeps looking at him like that…