Kodoani.com – Twitter account for the television anime series based on the novel “The Demon Sword Master of Excalibur Academy(Seiken Gakuin no Maken Tsukai) by author Yū Shimizu and artist Asagi Tōsaka announced that the anime will premiere on October 2 on TV Tokyo at 1:30 a.m. JST (Japan Standard Time), with broadcast on other networks later. Previously, on September 25 at 1:30 a.m. JST, ABEMA will also air the first episode of the anime early.
⚔️TV anime “#Seiken Academy no Magic Sword User” broadcast date decided⚔️
TV Tokyo: October 2nd (Monday) from 1:30am – BS Fuji: October 5th (Thursday) from 12:30am – ABEMA unlimited viewing distribution: September 25th (Monday) from 1:30am – (Premium members only) ABEMA 1 week free delivery: October 2nd (Monday) 2:00am – etc.
Check out #Shari’s video for more details! #Sematsuka pic.twitter.com/b8eHBXh4g3
— “The Magic Sword User of Seiken Academy” Official @TV anime broadcast starts in October! The latest 7th volume of comics is scheduled to be released on September 26th! (@SEIKEN_MAKEN) September 14, 2023
The cast and production staff for the anime include:
Honoka Kuroki vai Sakuya Aya Suzaki vai Regina Marina Inoue vai Leonis Yui Ishikawa vai Riselia Arisa Nakada vai Shary Hiromi Igarashi vai Elfiné Tomofumi Ikezoe vai Hoàng tử bóng tối Blackas Ai Kakuma vai Roselia Daisuke Hirakawa vai Chúa quỷ Leonis Hiroyuki Morita đ ạo diễn anime.
Composition, script: Kunihiko Okada Art director: Nozomu Koga Production designer: Shujirou Hamakawa Concept art: Ley Yumeno Creature design: Takaaki Izumo Background art: Satoshi Ōkubo (Goofy) Color key artist Color: Sakie Suzuki (C&S) Photography Director: Kouji Hayashi (C&S), Masaki Satake (C&S) Editor: Ayako Tan (Graphinica)
Opening and ending songs:
Chiai Fujikawa performs the opening theme song “Sen-nen Ai” (Thousand Year Love). Kaho performed the ending theme song “Yururi” (Leisurely).
This anime series is based on the light novel series by Yū Shimizu, published by Kadokawa, and the story revolves around the journey of Leonis, the Dark Lord who awakens after a thousand years of magical stasis and finds himself in the body of a ten year old boy. He meets Riselia, a girl who is fighting against creatures called the Void, which nearly destroyed humanity. To uncover the mystery of this new era, Leonis enrolls in Excalibur Academy, a school that trains students to fight against the Void, and begins his journey.
The anime is expected to air this fall and has received great attention from the anime community.