The Official Website of the anime, Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World, has announced new cast members and released another Promotional Video for the anime, making this the third one. The Anime adaptation based on a light novel series by Kei Sazane was announced at the “Fantasia Bunko DaiKanshasai 2019” event on October 20, 2019. The Anime is set to premiere on October 7th 2020 in Japan. Funimation has obtained the streaming rights for the anime.
The Anime Adaptation of Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World, will be done by Studio Silver Link while the role of Directors for the show will be shared amongst Shin Ōnuma and Mirai Minato, the Script for the Anime will be written by Kento Shimoyama and the Character Designs for the Show will be taken care of by Kaori Sato.
About The Light Novel | Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World
Written by Kei Sazane and illustrated by Ao Nekonabe, Our Last Crusade, or the Rise of a New World is a Light Novel Series that debuted back in May of 2017. The first volume was published by Fujimi Shobo, under the imprint of Fujimi Fantasia Bunko and since then a total of 9 volumes have been released along with a short story.
The Story is set in a fantasy world that is constantly surrounded by war between the Empire, which is a Mechanical Utopia, and Nebulis Sovereignty, the Paradise for Witches. In such a world, Isuka is the youngest and the strongest Knight from The Empire, and Aliceliese Lou Nebulis IX the princess from the Nebulis Sovereignty wants to end this pointless war that has been going on for centuries.
Although having the same objective, both these individuals have different ways to go about it. Both of them want to completely defeat the other side and bring peace, however these two become interested in each other and find it very hard to fight against each other.
Will this pointless war be settled without the need for these two to fight against each other or will they be bound by their heritage and will meet their end on the battlefield?
The Manga | Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World
The Manga Adaptation of the light novel series, Our Last Crusade or the Rise of a New World, was done by Okama. The Manga was serialized by Hakusensha’s Young Animal magazine in May 2018. Currently with a total of 4 volumes released with more to come.