A dramatic new preview video has been published for Cestvs: The Roman Fighter, an upcoming TV anime based on the historical seinen manga by Shizuya Wazarai that follows the life of a young man who is enslaved and forced to fight in gladiatorial boxing matches in an effort to earn his freedom during the height of the Roman Empire.
Crunchyroll describes the story of Cestvs: The Roman Fighter as follows:
During the Roman empire’s reign, one man fights for his life in the famed Colosseum.
Cestvs: The Roman Fighter is directed by Toshifumi Kawase and features CG production by MAGIC&LOGIC and animation production by BN Pictures. The series will broadcast in Japan as part of Fuji TV’s +Ultra programming block on Wednesdays during the 24:55 time slot (actually on Thursday morning at 12:55am JST) beginning on April 14, 2021, and it will also stream on Crunchyroll as part of the spring 2021 anime simulcast lineup.
Source: Comic Natalie
Copyright notice: © Shizuya Wazarai, Hakusensha / Cestvs Production Committee
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