More informaiton about project announced with latest light novel
News about an upcoming anime adaptation continues to be announced with new volumes of Lance N' Masques, the action light novel series by Hideaki Koyasu (writer on the GJ Club and YuruYuri anime) and illustrator Shino (Sunday Without God), with cooperation from Studio Gokumi concerning chivalry in contemporary Japan and the 21st century's last surviving Knight of the World. With volume four, the cast has been revealed.
This includes Daiki Yamashita (Yowapeda's Sakamichi Onoda) as Yotaro Hanabusa, the titular Knight Lancer, Ari Ozawa (Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun's Chiyo Sakura) as Makio Kidoin, a girl living alone in a mansion impressed by the knight's chivalry, Manami Numakura ([email protected]r's Hibiki Ganaha) as the somber, mature maid Yoriko Sudo and Suzuko Mimori (Love Live's Umi Sonoda) as the glamorous, single-minded blonde Alice Cleaveland.
Kyōhei Ishiguro (Your Lie in April) will direct the Studio Gokumi production. Koyasu will also be handling composition and script writing on the anime adaptation.