The official website for the Knight’s & Magic anime adaptation has uploaded a new promotional video, key visual, character designs, staff, and cast list!
The series’ anime staff will include Yuusuke Yamamoto as director, Michiko Yokote for series composition, Kenichiro Katsura as character designer, Kurogin as mechanical designer (and the original illustrator for the light novel series), Masato Kouda for music, and 8bit as the studio behind animation production.
The voice cast listed so far includes:
- Rie Takahashi (Emilia from Re:ZERO and Megumin from Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!) as Ernesti Echevarria
- Ayaka Ohashi (Uzuki Shimamura from The iDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls and Aki Adagaki from Masamune-kun no Revenge) as Adeltrud Olter
- and Shinsuke Sugawara (Kei Kuramoto from Flying Witch) as Archid Olter.
For those unfamiliar, here’s the synopsis from MyAnimeList:
“A mecha otaku is reincarnated into another world as Ernesti Echevalier, also known as Eru. In this world exists huge humanoid weapons known as Silhouette Knights. Dreaming of piloting those robots, Eru, with childhood friends, Archid Olter and Adeltrud Olter, aim to become Knight Runners, pilots of these Silhouette Knights.”
Knight’s & Magic is set to air this summer.
Check everything out after the break!