The ongoing anime series The Faraway Paladin revealed a new PV for the upcoming arc. This is the 4th trailer for the series. Studio Children’s Playground Entertainment is producing the anime under the direction of Yuu Nobuta.
You can watch the new promotional video below:
You can also check the key visual below:
Cast & Production
The cast of The Faraway Paladin includes Maki Kawase as Will, Katsuyuki Konishi as Blood, and Yui Horie as Mary. Nobuo Tobita is also part of the series as Gus along with Ayumu Murase as Menel. Eri Suzuki is lending her voice to Bee while Kouji Yusa voices Tonio.
Yuu Nobuta is directing The Faraway Paladin at studio Children’s Playground Entertainment along with Kouji Haneda as the character designer. Tatsuya Takahashi is handling the series composition, while Lee Seo-Gu is the art director. Keigo Hoashi and MONACA’s Ryuuichi Takada are composing the music.
The Faraway Paladin Light Novel
Kanata Yanagino’s light novel The Faraway Paladin started serialization in March 2016 and is currently ongoing with 5 volumes A manga adaptation of it started in September 2017, and has 6 volumes as of now.
In a city of the dead, long since ruined and far from human civilization, lives a single human child. His name is Will, and he’s being raised by three undead: the hearty skeletal warrior, Blood; the graceful mummified priestess, Mary; and the crotchety spectral sorcerer, Gus. The three pour love into the boy and teach him all they know. But one day, Will starts to wonder: “Who am I?”
Will must unravel the mysteries of this faraway dead man’s land, and unearth the secret pasts of the undead. He must learn the love and mercy of the good gods, and the bigotry and madness of the bad. And when he knows it all, the boy will take his first step on the path to becoming a Paladin.
“I promised you. It’s gonna take a while, but I’ll tell you everything. This is the story of the deaths of many heroes. It’s the story of how we died, and it’s the reason you grew up here.”– J-Novel Club