Yasutaka Yamamoto directs the October-due adaptation
This October marks the debut of another Crunchyroll Original with the upcoming anime adaptation of writer Jeho Son and illustrator Kwangsu Lee's WEBTOON series Noblesse. The series is being directed by Yasutaka Yamamoto (Hinomaru Sumo), with Shunsuke Tada as chief director, Sayaka Harada on series composition, and Akiharu Ishii handling character designs and chief animation supervision. While we wait for the fall premiere, Crunchyroll shared a new trailer and key visual.
First up, the promo:
Cast for Noblesse revealed thus far includes:
Cadis Etrama di Raizel - Tarusuke Shingaki (Mirio in My Hero Academia)
Frankenstein - Daisuke Hirakawa (Momotaro in Hozuki's Coolheadedness)
M-21 - Kousuke Onishi (Neinhart in Fairy Tail)
Tashiro Yusuke - Ryota Iwasaki (Inasa in My Hero Academia)
Kase Manabu - Yohei Hamada (Bathin in As Miss Beelzebub Likes it.)
Launch Time: October 2020
Territories: North America, Central America, South America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, the Middle East, and CIS
Raizel awakens from his 820-year slumber.
He holds the special title of Noblesse, a pure-blooded Noble and protector of all other Nobles.
In an attempt to protect Raizel, his servant Frankenstein enrolls him at Ye Ran High School, where Raizel learns the simple and quotidian routines of the human world through his classmates.
However, the Union, a secret society plotting to take over the world,
dispatches modified humans and gradually encroaches on Raizel’s life, causing him to wield his mighty power to protect those around him...
After 820 years of intrigue, the secrets behind his slumber are finally revealed, and Raizel’s absolute protection as the Noblesse begins!