2017 TV Anime To Adapt “Fate/Apocrypha”

2016 brought an Akira Ishida (Oninagai and Maoyu manga artist who has been illustrating for Fate/Grand Order) manga adaptation of Yuuichirou Higashide and Ototsugu Konoe’s Fate/Apocrypha parallel world light novels. Co-creator Kinoko Nasu planned and supervised the story of Red and Black factions of masters/servants, which was originally introduced as an eventually cancelled MMO game. The big roll-out plans has now revealed that 2017 will bring a Fate/Apocrypha TV anime.


Staff includes:

Original Story: Yuuichirou Higashide / TYPE-MOON
Original Character Design: Ototsugu Konoe
Director: Yoshiyuki Asai (Charlotte)
Series composition:Yuuichirou Higashide
Character design: Yuri Yamada ([email protected] Cinderella Girls animation director)
Music: Masaru Yokoyama (Gundam: IBO, Occultic;Nine, Plastic Memories)
Production: A-1 Pictures


Fate/Apocrypha TV Anime PV by pKjd


In 2014, TYPE-MOON posted a PDF of the Fate/Apocrypha material from comiket 86, more of Joan of Arc Saber, loli Jack the Ripper, Rider Astolfo, the Twelfth Paladin of Charlemagne and the like.



Light novel covers, from between 2012 and 2014

Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain’t It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.