Among the plethora of “the return of” type of power fantasy Korean manhwas, The great mage returns after 4000 years certainly stand out from the rest with its unique story and plot. Given its current rising popularity, it’s no wonder that fans are hoping for The great mage returns after 4000 years anime release soon.
The manhwa “The great mage returns after 4000 years” centers around Lukas Traumen aka the greatest archmage in history and his journey to eradicate all the demi-gods and save the world.
Even though the plot sounds simple, it’s not as simple as we thought it to be at first.
After he was condemned by the demi-gods into 4000 years of solitude, Lukas was re-born into the body of Frey blade, the weakest, the most un-talented student at the prestigious westroad academy for mages
Having lost all his original powers and the demi-gods making their moves. Lukas sets out with firm determination to climb back to the top and stop the demigods.
Will There Be A “The Great Mage Returns After 4000 Years Anime”?
The great mage returns after 4000 years is an original Korean webtoon published by Kakaopage, written by Barnicle and drawn by the Redice studio.
It has captivated the minds of many readers with its overpowered protagonist theme and lack of rather fantasy cliches such as harems and another cliche like moments.
Currently with a rating of 9.40 on webtoon with over 130 chapters, the webtoon surely shows potential to be a great anime spanning multiple seasons and given its popularity we can certainly hope for it to be animated by other power fantasy Korean manhwas like the upcoming solo leveling anime adaptation.
Seeing how A-1 pictures decided to animate solo leveling and the great mage returns after 4000 years falls under the category of manhwa similar to it, so we can hope it to be animated by the same studio.
This manhwa comes with a great story, plenty of action scenes with great art, and a lot of interesting side characters, progressing the story which makes it an excellent choice to get an anime adaptation.
The Great Mage Returns After 4000 Years Season 1 Plot
In the beginning, Lukas Trowman fought against the Lord who then imprisoned him in the Abyss. Lukas was captured in the abyss for 4000 years
Lukas took over the body of Frey and thus escaped the abyss. After that Lukas’s training arc began until he reached 5 Stars.
Lukas then went to the Ispania Mountains since he thought his old friend Schweiser Wilsemann would have placed his inheritance there, and after an epic battle with the King mandrake, he successfully conquered Schweiser’s Dungeon Lukas got a magic core with 1 million mana points.
During Lucas’s coincidental visit to the Jun Family, he received information about the Circles, and how they work and Shepherd Jun tried to recruit him to join Strow Necklaces.
Lukas then went to the Magic Tower, reached 7 Stars, and finally killed the Apostle Lukess of Indra. Lukas became the circle Rounder of Trowman Rings.
The rest of the story progresses as LuKas rallies up the circles together that were blinded by wealth and motivate them to pursue their goal of eradicating the demigods.
This certainly looks to have great potential to be made into an anime with a great plot, suspense, and plenty of action. The Great Mage Returns After 4000 Years Anime release date will be announced soon, and we will share them here once out.