“Armed Girl’s Machiavellism” Battle Action Manga Gets Anime Adaptation

Kadokawa’s official website for Yuuya Kurokami (story) and Karuna Kanzaki (art)’s school battle action manga Busou Shoujo Machiavellism/Armed Girl’s Machiavellism confirmed today that its anime adaptation is in the works.  

 

The manga has been serialized in Kadokawa’s Monthly Shonen Ace since March 2014, and its latest 5th tankobon volume is scheduled to be released on July 26. Other details of the anime including its production company will be revealed in the magazine’s next August 2016 issue featuring the manga on its cover, to be released on June 25 .

 

The story centers on high school boy protagonist Fudou Nomura who loves freedom. He is transferred to Aichi Kyousei (Symbiosis) Academy whose male students are ruled by armed female students with weapons. Fudou soon faces Rin Onigawara, one of the five-member “Tenka Goken (Supreme Five Swords)”

who have controlled the school, and is challenged to a duel by her. Will he be able to survive the school

life without a sword?

 

 

Announcement tweet by Karuna Kanzaki

 

 

Shonen Ace August 2016 issue cover announcing the anime project

 

 

A live-reading performance is also planned by Project Luna in 2017

 

 

Manga tankobon 1st and 2nd volume covers

 

3rd and 4th 

 

PV for the manga

 

Source: Kadokawa

 

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