The Japanese conglomerate Kadokawa began streaming a 115-second advance promotional video for the Maken-Ki! action romantic comedy anime on Monday. The anime will premiere on Japanese television this October.
Hiromitsu Takeda’s Maken-Ki! original manga centers around Takeru Ōyama, a boy enrolled in an elite school where the girls (and boys) fight with mysterious items called Maken. The student body includes the enigmatic girl Kodama, a girl named Inaho who calls herself Takeru’s fiancée, and his childhood friend Haruko.