Cygames’ card battle mobile game, Shadowverse, is getting its very own TV anime. And now, the staff have finally released its very first PV… and yep, you know it’s a card battle anime indeed. Just look at the main character’s hair!

The video reveals a few more details about the anime, including its April 2020 premiere date. It also announces the main cast, and it includes:

  • Gakuto Kajiwara as Hiiro Ryuugasaki
  • Junya Enoki as Lucia Yonazuki
  • Kaede Hondo as Mimori Amamiya
  • Yui Ogura as Alice KurobaneYuuic
  • Hayato Taya as Kazuki Shindō
  • Atsumi Tanezaki as Kai Ijuuin
  • Yuuichi Iguchi as Maura Aberald

The anime itself will have a completely original story, with new characters not from the game.

ZEXCS is animating this new series, with Frame Arms Girl director Keiichiro Kawaguchi at the helm of the project. Meanwhile, Rintaro Isaki and Deko Akao are in-charge of the series composition. Hiroki Harada is adapting Ponzu and Soji Hisakata’s character designs from the game and into the TV anime.

Source: Shadowverse official website