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Yukyu no Gusha Azuri no, Kenja no Susume (The Principle of a Philosopher by Eternal Fool Asley) will get a manga adaptation by Araki Fuh in the manga magazine Comic Earthstar.
Yukyu no Gusha is a fantasy story where main character Asley has no talent for magic whatsoever. He has studied it for many years, keeping his body young through an elixir of youth. One day, Asley was badgered by his familiar, Pochi, to leave the dungeon for the first time in 80 years. That’s when the aimless adventure of the magician who can use ancient magic and his Level 100 familiar begins.
The original novel was posted on the page Shosetsuka ni narou and then published by Earthstar Novel. It is written by Ichi Ni San and illustrated by Kurihito Muto. The 4th volume of the novel comes out on 15 April 2017.