Black Clover: Sword of the Wizard King movie revealed a new key visual, ahead of the March 31 premiere. The movie will stream on Netflix. Pierrot is animating it.
The movie was first announced in March of 2021. It will feature the previous Wizard King, whose name is Konrad. He is voiced by Toshihiko Seki and can be seen in the official teaser trailer for the movie. Fumiya Takahashi and Marie Itoyo are also joining the cast as Jester and Milly. The cast from TV anime are reprising their roles – Gakuto Fujiwara is Asta.
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 script writers, 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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