There will be magic and knights, but not necessarily magic knights this time.

Earlier today, the official Knights & Magic Anime anime website updated with a new promotional video. The 105-second trailer features opening theme song Hello! My World!! by fhana as a background track.

The trailer also confirms several new cast and crew members, as well as a premiere schedule. We break down the details below:


The series will air on the following networks:

  • Tokyo MX: 7/2/2017 at 22:30 (7/2/2017 at 10:30PM)
  • KBS Kyoto: 7/2/2017 at 23:00 (7/2/2017 at 11:00PM)
  • AT-X: 7/2/2017 at 21:00 (7/2/2017 at 9:00PM)
  • Sun TV: 7/2/2017 at 24:30 (7/3/2017 at 12:30AM)
  • BS 11: 7/4/2017 at 24:00 (7/5/2017 at 12:00AM)

Cast Members

New cast members include:

  • Edgar C. Blanche: Yasuaki Takumi
  • Dietrich Knitz: Kazuyuki Okitsu
  • Hellvy Oberi: Shizuka Itou

Visuals for the new characters were officially unveiled on the show’s website. You can check them out below:

The show’s official website also shows off two new mecha: Gueire and Arcanba




The new staff members include:

  • 2D Design: Hirofumi Araki
  • 3DCG Production: Orange
  • Art Director: Kenta Masuda
  • Art Setting: Kazushi Fujii
  • CG Director: Eiji Inomoto
  • Chief Animation Director: Kenichiro Katsura
  • Chief Animation Director: Tomoko Fukunaga
  • Chief Animation Director: Yuuko Yamada
  • Color Design: Yukari Fujiki
  • Concept Design: Kazutaka Miyatake
  • Concept Design: Takahiro Kishida
  • Director of Photography: Hiroshi Satō
  • Editing: Megumi Uchida
  • Effects Animation Director: Takashi Umeda
  • Mechanical Design: Hidetaka Tenjin
  • Prop Design: Atsushi Irie
  • Sound Director: Jin Aketagawa

Knights & Magic is based on Hisago Amazake-no’s light novel series of the same name. Yusuke Yamamoto (Welcome to the NHK, Shōnen Maid) is directing the project at studio 8 bit, with Kenichiro Katsura (Walkure Romanze, Comic Party: Revolution) providing character designs. Michiko Yokote (Cute High Earth Defense Club LOVE!, Princess Tutu) is in charge of series composition.

Ayaka Ohashi will perform closing theme song You & I.

The previously confirmed voice cast includes:

  • Ernesti “Eru” Echevarria: Rie Takahashi
  • Adeltroot “Adi” Alter: Ayaka Ohashi
  • Akidd “Kid” Alter: Shinsuke Sugawara

Several character visuals were previously released to promote the series. you can check them out below:

Source: MoCa News