Black Summoner Anime
Photo: Satelight

Black Summoner, the Japanese Isekai novel series has just a confirmation by a newly opened Twitter account that an anime adaptation adapting the novel is on the way to premiere this year.

The anime‘s cast includes:

  • Kouki Uchiyama as Kelvin
  • Manaka Iwami as Efil
  • Reina Ueda as Melfina

The anime’s staff includes:

  • Yoshimasa Hiraike as the Director
  • Animation Studio: Satelight
  • Miwa Oshima as the Character Designer

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Black Summoner is a Japanese light clever series composed by Doufu Mayoi. It started distribution online on the Shōsetsuka ni Narō novel posting site in October 2014.

A manga transformation with delineations by Gin Ammo started serialization in Overlap’s Comic Gardo site in January 2018. As of October 2021, its parts have been gathered into eleven tankōbon volumes.

J-Novel Club has the novel and manga adaptation licensed, and the company is releasing both of the manga and novel series in English digitally. The company portrays the series as following:

“Waking up in a strange new place with no memory of his past life, Kelvin learns that he’s bartered away those very memories in exchange for powerful new abilities during his recent transmigration. Heading out into a whole new world as a Summoner — with his first Follower being the very goddess who brought him over! — Kelvin begins his new life as an adventurer, and it isn’t long before he discovers his hidden disposition as a battle junkie. From the Black Knight of the Ancient Castle of Evil Spirits to the demon within the Hidden Cave of the Sage, he revels in the fight against one formidable foe after another. Join this OP adventurer in an exhilarating and epic saga as he and his allies carve their way into the annals of history!”


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