The Black Clover movie has revealed its title to be Black Clover: Sword of the Wizard King, along with a March 31 premiere date on Netflix and in theaters. The movie was announced in March 2021 with an Asta visual, and it revealed a Yuno visual in December of the same year. The movie will tell feature the previous Wizard King Conrad and tell an original story supervised by the Black Clover author Yuki Tabata!. You can check out the new illustration for the movie:
The first trailer was also revealed:
The main staff for the movie was also revealed and includes Ayataka Tanemura as the director, Itsuko Takeda as the character designer and Minako Seki in charge of the music. Johnny Onda is credited as a scriptwriter.
The Black Clover manga has been serialized in the Weekly Shonen Jump magazine since 2015, and it recently entered its final arc. It’s available to read on Viz’s Media’s website, MANGA Plus website and the Shonen Jump mobile app in English. It received a 170-episode anime adaptation by Studio Pierrot, which ran from 2017 to 2021. Crunchyroll streams it, and they describe the story:
In a world where magic is everything, Asta and Yuno are both found abandoned at a church on the same day. While Yuno is gifted with exceptional magical powers, Asta is the only one in this world without any. At the age of fifteen, both receive grimoires, magic books that amplify their holder’s magic. Asta’s is a rare Grimoire of Anti-Magic that negates and repels his opponent’s spells. Being opposite but good rivals, Yuno and Asta are ready for the hardest of challenges to achieve their common dream: to be the Wizard King. Giving up is never an option!
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