Channel will stream anime at 6:30 p.m. IST
Hong Kong content distributor MediaLink Entertainment Limited‘s Ani-One YouTube channel announced on Facebook on Monday that it will stream the television anime adaptation of author Kanata Yanagino and illustrator Kususaga Rin‘s The Faraway Paladin (Saihate no Paladin) light novel series on October 9 at 6:30 p.m. IST.
Alongside India and Hong Kong, Ani-One will stream all the anime in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, Fiji, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, New Caledonia, the Northern Mariana Islands, Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, the Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, Pakistan, Palau, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, Samoa, Singapore, the Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Thailand, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, and Vietnam.
Ani-One describes the anime:
Three undead and a human child raised by them. After knowing the secret pasts of the undead and his own story, the human boy has decided to begin his path to become a Paladin.
The anime will premiere in Japan on October 9.
The show stars:
Yuu Nobuta (High School Fleet, World’s End Harem, Maesetsu! Opening Act) is directing the anime at Children’s Playground Entertainment. Tatsuya Takahashi (Wise Man’s Grandchild, World’s End Harem, Eromanga Sensei) is overseeing the series scripts, and Koji Haneda (Scar-red Rider XechS, Initial D Legend trilogy) is designing the characters. Ryuuichi Takada and Keigo Hoashi from MONACA are composing the music.
H-el-ical// is performing the opening theme song “The Sacred Torch,” and Nagi Yanagi is performing the ending theme song “Shirushibi” (Mark of Fire).
J-Novel Club is releasing the novels and Mutsumi Okuhashi‘s manga adaptation in English.
Yanagino launched light novel series with illustrations by Rin in March 2016, and Overlap Bunko publishes the novels in print in Japan.
Source: Ani-One’s Facebook page