Following the first episodes of the Fairy Tail Zero anime, the first promotional video has been released. The video showcases a young and small Mavis Vermillion as she meets some important people that she will befriend for a lifetime. Fairy Tail Zero is a prequel to the mainline Fairy Tail series, taking place during the time of the titular guild’s founding with Mavis Vermillion. The manga itself was published in the Fairy Tail Monthly Magazine and ended in the magazine’s 13th and final issue.
The Fairy Tail Zero anime is currently airing in the Fairy Tail anime timeslot, on Saturdays at 10:30am JST on TV Tokyo.
The main cast of the anime includes:
- Mamiko Noto (Kotomi Ichinose in Clannad) will voice Mavis
- Kana Hanazawa (Kanade Tachibana from Angel Beats!) joining to voice new character Zara
- Katsuyuki Konishi (Kamina from Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann) as Yury Dreyar
- Yoshihisa Kawahara (Yomotsu Hirasaka in Mirai Nikki) will be voicing Precht Gaebolg
- Hiroshi Shirokuma (Woodstock W in Log Horizon) voices Warrod Sequen
- (Kotaro Katsura in Gintama) returns as Zeref
Here is the anime’s main visual:
Series of synopsis from MAL:
Details the meeting of the founders of Fairy Tail and exactly what happened between them to lead them to found the guild.
Visit the anime’s website here: http://www.fairytail-tv.com/contents/special/zero/
And follow the series on Twitter: @fairytail_PR