Black Cover anime television series is based on the Japanese manga series written by Yūki Tabata. It was serialized in February 2015. Later its Original Video Animation adaptation was created and released in 2017. The anime television series was released in Japan in 2017 and was produced by Pierrot.
The series revolves around the story of 2 young boys who were abandoned from their birth in an orphanage. The boys were named Yuno and Asta. Both of them were raised in an orphanage, and they developed a strong bond between them. Two of them were inseparable, and back in their childhood, they make vows to compete with each other to find who will become Emperor Magus.
But Asta, unlike others, had an exception. When all others could find their magical powers, Asta had none. Whereas, Yuno had amazing magic powers with extraordinary skills in using them. However, Asta did not give up. He worked hard and physically trained himself to be strong and powerful.
The childhood vow of theirs remains in their hearts, and both of them set for a friendly rivalry. Later, when Yuno turns 15, he gets his four-leaf grimoire, which is held by the kingdom’s first Wizard King. Asta was surprised to get a five-leaf grimoire that had mysterious powers and anti-magic. True powers of Asta are then revealed, and both of them join a Magic Knight squad and pursue the journey to fulfill their dreams.
The Next Episode Release Date
On 27th April 2020, the makers announced that episode 133 and the rest would be delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The official website of Black Clover anime confirmed this news officially on Monday.
Based on reports, the makers are planning to rerun their first episode on 5th May, which was the scheduled date for releasing episode 133. However, no change in the release date of the 132nd episode has been informed so far. It’ll be aired on 28th April without any delay.