Chivalry Of A Failed Knight

Nexus (2015)

Animation, Drama, Anime, Fantasy, Romance, Action
Japan / Japanese / 300 mins
IMDb 7.6

Cast — View More ↓

Yuka Iguchi Saikyou Nene
Yuu Kobayashi Ayatsuji Ayase
Kitta Izumi Oreki Yuuri
Yoshimasa Hosoya Kurashiki Kuraudo
Yoshitsugu Matsuoka Kirihara Shizuya
Megumi Han Misogi Utakata
Tooru Ookawa Akaza Mamoru
Shizuka Ishigami Stella Vermillion
Nao Touyama Kurogane Shizuku
Ryouta Takeuchi Saijou Ikazuchi
Ryouta Oosaka Kurogane Ikki
Yuuka Aisaka Kusakabe Kagami
Asanuma Shintaro Arisuin Nagi
Mariko Higashiuchi Shinguuji Kurono
Kinryuu Arimoto Ryouma Kurogane
Mao Ichimichi Renren Tomaru
Hisako Kanemoto Touka Toudou
Shintarou Asanuma Nagi Arisuin
Izumi Kitta Yuuri Oreki

Crew

Director
Shin Oonuma
Hitoshi Tamamura
Writer Riku Misora

Plot

The story is set in a world where humans with supernatural powers known as Blazers can materialize a Device, weapons made through a person's soul. Ikki Kurogane, dubbed the Failure Knight by everyone around him, encounters a half-naked girl, Stella Vermillion, as she changes in his room. This encounter changes Ikki's life as he strives to become a real Mage Knight by reaching the peak of the Seven Star Sword Art Festival, an annual event held by the seven Mage Knight Academies in Japan to determine the strongest Apprentice Knight between the schools. The winner of the festival becomes known as the Seven Stars Sword King. The Seven Star Sword Art Festival features actual combat and the possibility of competitors dying exists.

Episodes

Episode 1: Failed Knight I

25 min Oct 03, 2015
Ikki Kurogane walks in on Princess Stella Vermillion changing clothes. A duel will settle the matter, but Stella raises the stakes, obligating the loser to lifelong servitude.
Director: Shin Oonuma, Jin Tamamura
Writer: Shogo Yasukawa

Episode 2: Failed Knight II

25 min Oct 10, 2015
Ikki’s sister, Shizuku, enrolls in the school and causes quite the commotion upon seeing him. With Shizuku's arrival, Stella learns more about Ikki’s history.
Director: Shin Oonuma, Jin Tamamura
Writer: Shogo Yasukawa

Episode 3: Failed Knight III

25 min Oct 17, 2015
Shizuku invites Ikki to go shopping, but is annoyed when Stella joins them. Ikki meets Shizuku’s roommate, whose device helps the group as they encounter some serious trouble!
Director: Shin Oonuma, Jin Tamamura
Writer: Shogo Yasukawa

Episode 4: Failed Knight IV

25 min Oct 24, 2015
Ikki’s first official match approaches! Unfortunately, he and his opponent, Shizuya Kirihara, have a history. Worse, Kirihara has the immediate upper hand due to his device.
Director: Shin Oonuma, Jin Tamamura
Writer: Shogo Yasukawa

Episode 5: The Experience of the Princess

25 min Oct 31, 2015
As a result of his selection match performances, Ikki gains an unexpected following. Kagami gives Stella some advice that may save the princess and Ikki from parting ways.
Director: Shin Oonuma, Jin Tamamura
Writer: Shogo Yasukawa

Episode 6: Sword Eater I

25 min Nov 07, 2015
Another student wishes to be Ikki’s pupil, but doesn’t quite know how to ask. Despite her initial awkwardness, Ayatsuji proves to be a hard worker and talented with a sword.
Director: Shin Oonuma, Jin Tamamura
Writer: Shogo Yasukawa

Episode 7: Sword Eater II

25 min Nov 14, 2015
Ikki’s impending opponent might be the most difficult one yet. He’ll have to rely on his skill and determination to help a friend rediscover their honor.
Director: Shin Oonuma, Jin Tamamura
Writer: Shogo Yasukawa

Episode 8: Sword Eater III

25 min Nov 21, 2015
In an effort to help Ayase and her father, Ikki challenges Kuraudo Kurashiki, a swordsman from Donro Academy with the nickname “Sword Eater”.
Director: Shin Oonuma, Jin Tamamura
Writer: Shogo Yasukawa

Episode 9: Princess' Vacation

25 min Nov 28, 2015
Stella and Ikki head to what they think is a vacation, only to find multiple surprises lying in wait. Meanwhile, Shizuku makes a visit home.
Director: Shin Oonuma, Jin Tamamura
Writer: Shogo Yasukawa

Episode 10: Witch of the Deep Ocean vs Raikiri

25 min Dec 05, 2015
Shizuku's next opponent is none other than the student council president, Toka Todo. In the clash between lightning and water, which blazer will emerge as the victor?
Director: Shin Oonuma, Jin Tamamura
Writer: Shogo Yasukawa

Episode 11: An Uncrowned Champion I

25 min Dec 12, 2015
An innocent kiss shared in secret becomes the catalyst for a scandal, and Ikki is taken by the ethics committee on counts of "indecent" behavior with the Crimson Princess.
Director: Shin Oonuma, Jin Tamamura
Writer: Shogo Yasukawa

Episode 12: An Uncrowned Champion II

25 min Dec 19, 2015
The stage is set and stakes run high as Ikki prepares to face the unbeatable Raikiri. In the end, who will be the victor?
Director: Shin Oonuma, Jin Tamamura
Writer: Shogo Yasukawa

Editions

Barcode Format Region Release Edition
816726025100 1 2017-06-13
816726024905 A
816726025001 1 2017-06-13