The fantasy light novel-to-anime pipeline continues to run smoothly, as a new series joins the list of upcoming adaptations: Yu Shimizu and Asagi Tōsaka’s The Demon Sword Master of Excalibur Academy!
A teaser trailer narrated by Saki Miyashita (The Detective Is Already Dead) was also released:
No other details about the anime, such as release date or studio, were revealed at time of publication.
Yen Press, who publishes the light novel’s official English version, describes the series as:
Awakening from magical stasis after a thousand years, the Dark Lord Leonis suddenly finds himself in the body of a ten-year-old boy! He quickly meets Riselia, a girl confronting the Voids, creatures that have nearly exterminated humanity.
Determined to uncover the mysteries of this strange new era, Leonis enrolls in Excalibur Academy, a school that trains students to fight back against these enigmatic monsters. Could the Voids hold some connection to Leonis’s past?
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Source: Comic Natalie