Black Clover: Sword of the Wizard King anime movie has revealed a character trailer for Asta 20 days ahead of its June 16 premiere. Studio Pierrot is handling the animation production with Ayataka Tanemura also returning to direct. The movie will be streaming on Netflix, and you can watch the new trailer:
The film was originally scheduled to release in theaters across Japan and worldwide on Netflix on March 31, but was delayed due to the production issues caused by COVID-19. Besides the director Ayataka Tanemura, the main staff for Black Clover: Sword of the Wizard King includes Itsuko Takeda as the character designer, Minako Seki as the music composer, and Johnny Onda is credited as one of the scriptwriters. The original story will be supervised by the Black Clover author Yuki Tabata.
The movie will feature several of the past Wizard Kings, whose voice actors are:
- Toshihiko Seki as Conrad
- Fumiya Takahashi as Jester Galandros
- Houchu Ohtsuka as Edward
- Marie Iitoyo as Milly Maxwell
- Miyuki Sawashiro as Princia
Black Clover anime is based 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 with 170 episodes. It’s streaming on Crunchyroll.
A mobile game titled Black Clover: The Opening of Fate is currently in development. The game was scheduled to launch this year but has been delayed to 2023.
Source: Official Netflix Anime YouTube
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