Hortensia Saga will start broadcasting from January 2021

Aniplex has decided to broadcast the animation of the smartphone game Hortensia Saga developed by f4samurai inc on 15th June of January 2021. Along with this announcement, the latest preview using the animation video of the main part was released, and the main staff cast was also released in the preview.

The first preview uses the theme song of the latest game Hortensia Saga Zero, as the background music. MY FIRST STORY was incharge of the theme song in the third part of Hortensia Saga, has been decided to be used as opening theme song, and the completion of the song is expected.

The animation production is handled by LIDENFILMS, which also dealt with The Heroic Legend of Arslan and Blade of the Immortal.

The director is Yasuto Nishikata, who has been highly acclaimed for The Seven Deadly Sins of the Movie: The Prisoner of the Sky. Rintarou Ikeda, will be working on the series composition and screenplay. ZENTA is responsible for the music, following the game. Of course, the cast from the game will continue.

Synopsis :

The powerhouse boasting 700 years of history on The Kingdom of Hortensia. Even though the neighboring countries aiming for the affluent land have been exposed to the threat of invasion many times. the two Grand Duchy's serving the kingdom-the Olivier and the Camelia have become swords and shields, and have long escaped war.
But December 5, 767. The Principality of Camelia suddenly turns against the Kingdom of Ortancia.
The rebellion of the Principality of Camelia and the demons that began to appear at the same time as the rebellion were about to enter a time of confusion in the Kingdom of Ortancia.

In a world of war, knights are tossed by various destiny. The succession of fate and battle that began from the tragedy begins to move.

Visual Previews :

Cast :

Alfred Ober: Yoshimasa Hosoya (Shingeki no Kyojin)
Marius Casterede: Yui Horie (Bokutachi wa Benkyou ga Dekinai)
Maurice Baudelaire: Kenjirou Tsuda (Boku no Hero Academia)
Nonnoria Foly: Ueda Reina (Kimetsu no Yaiba)
Kuu Morimol: Aya Uchida (Black Clover)
Deflotte Danois: Yuuichirou Umehara (Ahiru no Sora)

With the exception of Nonnoria Foly, all cast members will be reprising their respective roles from the mobile game.

Director: Yasuto Nishikata (Killing Bites)
Series Composition: Rintarou Ikeda (Nanatsu no Taizai: Kamigami no Gekirin)
Character Design: Takayuki Onoda (Penguin Highwar key animation)
Music: Zenta (Venus Project: Climax ending theme composition)
Producer: Yoshiki Satou (Magia Record: Mahou Shoujo Madoka☆Magica Gaiden (TV))