Goulart Knights: Evoked the Beginning Black

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Goulart Kishidan: Evoked the Beginning Black
Japanese: グラール騎士団 Evoked the Beginning Black
English: Goulart Knights: Evoked the Beginning Black
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Type: OVA
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 25, 2010
Producers: Lantis
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Blanc.
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, DramaDrama, FantasyFantasy
Duration: 22 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 5.671 (scored by 38073,807 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #110122
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Popularity: #6045
Members: 11,716
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Unidentified creatures "Archon" suddenly appear and bring the human beings to a crisis of extinction. A special corps "Goulart Knights" is formed to counter attack Archon. The knights have supernatural power to generate "Holy Grail" from their spirits and battle against Archon.

Characters & Voice Actors


Satomi, Tetsurou
Sonoda, Masahiro
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard
Motoyama, Satoshi
Sound Director
Theme Song Composition, Theme Song Arrangement, Theme Song Lyrics


Opening Theme

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"monochrome" by G.Addict

Ending Theme

"prism" by G.Addict


Aug 7, 2011
I personally liked the anime myself. The art wasn't half bad, but based on the doodles in the ending credits, I can guess the art in the manga will be pretty good as well. The plot so far was easy for me to understand. If you know how to use context clues then it shouldn't be that hard to figure out. Some people have said that it's confusing at some point which makes me think I missed something which I'm sure I haven't after rewatching it when I heard those opinions.

Though I can admit that it's like Power Rangers and Sailor Moon put together, ...
Apr 8, 2011
Mixed Feelings
This review is based only after the first episode. I never read the manga so don't know much about it. But after reading the plot i said was an interesting Ova and when aired i waited the subbed... Took a long time but at last came. ( thank u to the subbing group)

Story...from plot sounded interesting and suited my taste something like D. Gray Man ( might be off) or 07 Ghost, they seems alike in this area. But when the anime started was how to say way faster in my opinion and didn't revealed nothing much .... Might show more in the next episodes ...
Aug 3, 2014
Okay so this entire OVA was really... weird? It literally didn't tell us anything about the story (which it obviously can't go into detail about anyway since it's an OVA but a little bit of background would've been nice I guess) and it was pretty oddly paced too. The animation was decent, which is probably the only thing it has going for it at this point. If they come out with a full series for this I might watch it, but I still can't really get over how they're all wearing skirts over pants for some reason. Also, the voice acting was pretty good. As ...

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