The novel comes out on June 9 before the movie comes out on June 16
Kodoani.com – Manga official Twitter account Black Clover of Yūki Tabata revealed on Monday that the movie anime Black Clover: Sword of the Wizard King (Black Clover: Mahо̄tei no Ken) will get a novel adaptation on June 9.
Tabata is credited for the original work, and is serving as the novel’s principal supervisor and original character designer. Atarō Kuma is the author of the novel, and Johnny Onda is in charge of the script.
The film was delayed from its original release date of March 31 to June 16 due to the spread of COVID-19 affecting the film’s production. Netflix will launch the series on its service on June 16.
Tabata also serves as the series’ lead supervisor and character designer. The staff from the television anime will return for the series. Ayataka Tanemura (Black Clover) is directing the film, Itsuko Takeda is designing the characters, and Minako Seki is composing the music.
Toshihiko Seki will voice Konrad Leto (Romanized English name has not been confirmed), a former Sorcerer King. Actress and model Marie Iitoyo will voice the original character Milly Maxwell (character name has not been confirmed). Fumiya Takahashi will play Jester Galandros (Romanization has not been confirmed), a mysterious sorcerer who is related to his predecessor, the sorcerer king. Miyuki Sawashiro will play Princia and Houchu Ohtsuka will play Edward (character name has not been confirmed) in the film.
Treasure performed the film’s theme song “Here I Stand.”