Kadokawa announced that Square Enix’s Lord of Vermilion arcade trading card game will get an anime adaptation. They made the announcement at the AnimeJapan 2018 event on March 25, 2018.
The anime will star Tuuki Kaji as Chihiro Kamina, and Misato Fukuen as Yuri Shiraki. Eiji Suganuma will direct the anime, while Masashi Suzuki will handle the series composition. Toshie Kawamura will design the anime’s characters.
Lord of Vermilion first launched in June 2008 by Square Enix. The game’s popularity spawned multiple sequels as well as a PC game titled Lord of Vermilion Arena. The franchise also launched a spin-off game titled Lord of Arcana for the Playstation Portable in 2010.