The fall 2016 anime production Shuumatsu no Izetta is getting its home video release handled by Shochiku and they’ve set their plans for the run upfront. While we’ve still got a bit to go until the third volume arrives, we now have a look at what we’ll be getting our hands on when it arrives on February 22nd, 2017. The twelve episode series is getting a six-volume release where it’ll be Blu-ray only. Each volume will be priced at 7,000 yen with the first volume beginning the release run back on December 21st, 2016.
Masaya Fujimori directed the show based on the scripts from Hiroyuki Yoshino while BUNBUN worked on character designs with Yuu Yamashita adapting them while also serving as the chief animation director. The series was animated at Ajiado.
The cast for the series includes Himika Akaneya as Izetta, Saori Hayami as Fiine, Aya Uchida as Bianca, Nao Tōyama as Lotte, Kana Hanazawa as Elvira, Junichi Suwabe as Belkman, Hiroki Takahashi as Sieg, Natsuki Hanae as Rickert, KENN as Hans, Yoshimasa Hosoya as Bassler, Ryōtarō Okiayu as Helman, Junji Majima as Tobias, Koji Yusa as Görtz, Daisuke Hirakawa as Elliot, Toshiyuki Morikawa as Rudolph and Kouichi Yamadera as Otto.
The opening theme song “Cross the Line” is being performed by bless4 while thee ending theme song “Hikari Aru Basho e” is being performed by May’n.
Plot concept: Set in the wake of Germania’s 1939 invasion of its European neighbors, the series follows Izetta, the last of a clan of witches, who had been travelling in hiding across Europe with her grandmother from a young age and Fine, the smart and gentle heir to the leadership of the small Alpine state of Altstadt – struggling to remain independent as it prepares for invasion.
|1||12/21/16||Promos, Audio Commentary|
|2||01/25/17||Promos, Audio Commentary|
|3||02/22/17||Commercials, Audio Commentary|
|4||03/29/17||Commercials, Audio Commentary|
|5||04/27/17||Promos, Audio Commentary|
|6||05/24/17||Promos, Audio Commentary|