The anime stars spunky war heroine Lavian Winslet, who is assigned to a reconnaissance mission in the Erebonian Empire.
By: Nicole S. Castro on September 21, 2022 at 18:28 PHT
The first promotional video has been released for the upcoming TV anime adaptation of The Legend of Heroes: Sen no Kiseki Northern War. It is slated to air in 2023 and is animated by Tatsunoko Production.
Anime The Legend of Heroes: Sen no Kiseki Northern War is based on the RPG game The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel (2013).
The anime stars spunky war heroine Lavian Winslet (CV: Makoto Koichi), who was born and raised in the autonomous province of Northumbria in the northwest part of the Zemurian continent. She, Martin, Iseria, and Talion are assigned to a reconnaissance mission in the Erebonian Empire.
Lavian Winslet (CV: Makoto Koichi)
Martin S. Robinson (CV: Yuichi Nakamura)
Iseria Frost (CV: Sarah Emi Bridcutt)
Talion Drake (CV: Yuki Ono)
The Legend of Heroes, known in Japan as Eiyuu Densetsu, is a series of role-playing video games developed by Nihon Falcom. First starting as a part of the Dragon Slayer series in the late 1980s, the series evolved into its own decade-spanning, interconnected series with fourteen entries, including several subseries. All games in the franchise released since 2004 are part of the Trails subseries, known as Kiseki (軌跡) in Japan.
Original story: Nihon Falcom
Director: Hidekazu Satou
Animation story investigation: Mao Emura
Series composition: Hideki Ryoga, Mao Emura
Original character design: Shouji Hara
Character design: Mina Osawa
Animation production: Tatsunoko Production
NICOLE S. CASTRO
Nicole is based in the Philippines and works as a freelance Japanese Translator/Interpreter and copywriter (English). She is a JLPT N2 passer who watches anime to "study" for N1. She has a long career history on LinkedIn (with primary focus on media and translation), but her anime watchlist is much, much longer.