The upcoming Black Clover: Sword of the Wizard King movie revealed a new trailer dedicated to the three evil Wizard Kings. All three had their status revoked and eventually, they died, but are coming back to life in the upcoming movie due to dark magic that revived them. Their names are Jester (16th Wizard King), Princia (11th Wizard King), and Edward (20th Wizard King). The cast for the movie, besides the returning cast from the TV anime, includes:
- Toshihiko Seki as Conrad
- Fumiya Takahashi as Jester Galandros
- Houchu Ohtsuka as Edward
- Marie Iitoyo as Milly Maxwell
- Miyuki Sawashiro as Princia
Studio Pierrot is animating the Black Clover: Sword of the Wizard King movie, which will premiere on June 16. The initial release date was set for March 31 but the movie was delayed. Netflix will be streaming Black Clover: Sword of the Wizard King worldwide and Japanese fans will get to see it in theatres.
Ayataka Tanemura is directing, with Itsuko Takeda on the character designs. Minako Seki is composing the music. Johnny Onda, who wrote the Black Clover: Yuno no Sho light novel is one of the scriptwriters, and the original mangaka, Yuki Tabata is supervising the production.
Black Clover is based on a manga by Yuki Tabata. It started serialization in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump in 2015 and currently has 33 volumes out. An anime by studio Pierrot aired from 2017 to 2021 and ended after 170 episodes. Viz Media licensed the manga in English and describes the plot as:
Young Asta was born with no magic ability in a world where magic is everything. In order to prove his strength and keep a promise with his friend, Asta dreams of becoming the greatest mage in the land, the Wizard King!
Source: Official Twitter
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