The official website for Seven Knights Revolution: Eiyū no Keishōsha (The Hero’s Successor), the TV anime adaptation of Netmarbles Seven Knights smartphone RPG, revealed 12 more cast and a visual image for the anime on Monday.
The new role includes: (name explanations not confirmed)
Anime premieres in April, and will play:
Daiki Yamashita as Nemo
Hibiku Yamamura as Faria
Kazuya Ichikawa (Monster Strike the Animation, The world ends with you animation) directs anime on LISTENING MOVIES and Domerica. Ukyō Kodachi (Lord El-Melloi II’s case documents: Rail Zeppelin Grace note series composition, Boruto: Naruto Next Generations manga’s storyteller) monitors the series’ script, Arisa Matsuura (Clean Freak! Aoyama kun) is the character designer, and Yoshiaki Fujisawa (The eccentric family, Love live! School idol project) composes the music. Seven Knights Revolution is credited with the original work.
In the history of anime, there were once many heroes who saved the world from destruction. Time has passed, and young men and women who have the title “successor” awaken forces from old heroes, and are entrusted with the fate of the world. “Seven Knights” is a group of top followers. Among the seven knights is a young woman named Faria, who is fighting the forces of destruction. In the middle of this fight, she rescues a young man named Nemo. Nemo then awakens the power of a successor, but no one knows about the hero whose powers he has inherited.
This game was launched for iOS and Android devices in Japan in 2016. Netmarble has also released the smartphone game in English. The company describes the story:
The day the sun refused to rise
The Destruction God divided its power into twelve pieces.
and distributed it to twelve chosen leaders on earth.
Among them, seven were elected in the country of Asgard.
Their deadly forces threatened each other, and war seemed inevitable.
The goddess Ellena sympathized with the world and decided to end the war by choosing a boy she considered worthy, and assigned him her own powers hidden deep in his consciousness to prevent abuse.
After learning about his adopted past, Evan, the son of a general, embarks on an adventure to search for his real parents, along with a necklace given to him by his birth parents as the only clue.
During his adventure, Evan came across a city after being ravaged by goblins. and rescued a girl named Karin from danger.
After losing both parents to the Goblin Raids, Karin decides to leave town to start her own adventure with Evan.
Netmarble released one Nintendo Swap games in the series with the title Seven Knights -Time Wanderer- (Seven Knights: Jikū no Tabibito) in English and Japanese on 5 November. Netmarble has released one Seven Knights II smartphone games in South Korea. Netmarble is working on a new game in the series with the title Seven Knights Revolution coming out this year.
Sources: Seven Knights Revolution: Eiyū no Keishōsha anime’s website, Comic Natalie