The following excellent article from KPCC introduces us to the anime series The Devil is a Part-Timer. The show is also funny in its use of altered brand names like “MgRonalds” and “Sentucky Fried Chicken” as well as “Moonbucks” and “Unislo” An interesting situation develops between Emi and Sadao, as she struggles to destroy the evil one, who now seems more concerned at being successful in his new job.
The Japanese anime “The Devil Is a Part-Timer” offers the kind of take-no-prisoners humour American animation seems to have abandoned. And the premise is so outrageous, it may give fundamentalists heart attacks.
Here’s the story: After a titanic battle in an alternate reality, Satan, the Lord of Demons, is hurled through an inter-dimensional portal with his general Alciel and his archenemy, the Heroine Emilia. The portal dumps them in contemporary Tokyo, without their accustomed supernatural powers — or any means of support. After a run-in with the police, Satan and Alciel take the names Mao and Shiro, and rent a minuscule apartment in a run-down old building.
Mao gets a job at the fast-food outlet MgRonalds, where he’s praised as a model employee … read more of this article at: KPCC
Article Source: KPCC
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… the following video is The Devil is a Part-Timer – Complete Series Trailer