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Adult Visual Novel 'Walkure Romanze' to get TV Anime Adaptation in Fall

by symbv
Jun 19, 2013 7:47 AM | 83 Comments
In the latest issue of the game magazine "Tech Gian", it was announced that the adult visual novel "Walkure Romanze" will be adapted into a TV anime series for this fall. Cast and studio information has not been disclosed yet. The game was released in October 2011 by the company "Ricotta" whose previous game "Princess Lover!" was also adapted into a TV series in 2009. The game has already been adapted into a manga and novel, as well as a drama CD. Later this year a fan disc for the game, "Walkure Romanze: More & More", will also be released.

Synopsis of the story:

Takahiro Mizuno is a teenager who was called a genius for "jousting". However, in a jousting tournament he was injured badly and had to retire from the sport. He later became a "begleiter", an all-round assistant and advisor for "knights" who participate in jousting tournaments. In the grand tournament this year, he encounters all kinds of girls joining the competition and as a "begleiter", is going to help them gain victory.

Official game website:
Official fan disk website:

Edit June 21st:
It has been announced that the anime will be made by 8-bit (IS, Busou Shinki). The staff information is as below:
Director: Yuusuke Yamamoto (B Gata H Kei, NHK NHK ni Youkoso!)
Character Design: Kenichiro Katsura (OniAi, ToHeart2 OVA)
Series Composition: Kazuyuki Fudeyasu (Kämpfer, Muromi-san)

The official anime website has also opened:

Source: Scan of Tech Gian

Walkure Romanze on MAL

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So this anime is kinda like princess lover, huh? Hope this doesn't get a hentai ovas like princess lover. Els my heart will get crushed :| . God, i hate when that happend.

Oct 6, 2013 10:35 AM by DX5536

GodlyKyon said:
symbv said:
Looks great (in terms of fan service ;-)

Sho the hell wasnarrating. That better not be th blonde chick, or it would be so stereotypical.

I can assure you that voice isn't blonde chick, but belong another ojou sama...

Oct 1, 2013 8:09 PM by Zeis

Oh gawd! They finally made an anime version. I wasn't expecting this. lol
Anyway, i hope they'll do the same like Princess Lover where they made an H-version once the anime was finished. Don't ask me why. :)

Oct 1, 2013 3:38 PM by FalloutShounen3

The concept reminds me of Ro-kyu-bu, minus the lolis. We have a guy who was very good at a sport, ends up being forced out of the sport for some reason, and then reengages in the sport by passing his knowledge and expertise along to a group of girls.

The PV shows that ecchi fans should not be disappointed. I'm excited about this show.

Oct 1, 2013 1:59 PM by shigeru212

symbv said:
Looks great (in terms of fan service ;-)

Sho the hell wasnarrating. That better not be th blonde chick, or it would be so stereotypical.

Also, when the source material is H, thats not that impressive.

Oct 1, 2013 12:43 PM by GodlyKyon

Looks great (in terms of fan service ;-)

Oct 1, 2013 9:23 AM by symbv

I have a question for anyone who has looked at any of the other media this is on (VN, manga, etc.). What kind of tone should we expect for this show? As in, is it more comedic or serious? I realize the number of female characters may suggest it might be comedic, but I was hoping it would be a little more serious/dramatic (and have a better plot) than, say, Princess Lover. Are the comparisons to Princess Lover fair, or premature based on the other media already out there? Thanks

Sep 7, 2013 4:39 PM by Hahalollawl


Just another FANSERVICE anime.

Sep 7, 2013 3:23 PM by Fuwa_san

It seems the creators are smart enough for having the girls wear armor and breastplate, which means nobody's going to exploit their bouncing boobs (while riding horse) for the sake of stupid fanservice.

And jousting while wearing skirt? I mean, really?

Sep 6, 2013 5:52 AM by Amiluhur

To start from Oct 6th

Sep 6, 2013 5:18 AM by symbv

2nd PV

Aug 10, 2013 7:13 AM by symbv

Just found the visual novel and it looks really good. Looking forward to watching the Anime in October. :D

Jul 19, 2013 1:59 PM by AsphyxiateMe

GodlyKyon said:
I like the blonde ojou

Yep, Celia is the best girl <3....

Jul 16, 2013 11:39 PM by Zeis


OP for game sounds amazing. like the music.

Jul 12, 2013 7:10 PM by Mayuka

I like the blonde ojou

Jul 4, 2013 6:04 PM by GodlyKyon

Takei_Hisa said:
This is an adult visual novel so i'm not really surprised but...THERE ARE WATERMELONS EVERYWHERE (All except for one >.>) I like the character designs but I can't stand it when a girl's chest to body proportions are off.

You must hate, like, 90% of anime.

(...But yeah, it bothers me most of the time too)

Jul 4, 2013 12:43 PM by V2Blast

Uh oh... The staff doesn't look so promising, this is most likely gonna end up as some harem-romance show with little if any jousting. Unless it's "jousting"

Jun 27, 2013 6:04 PM by GodlyKyon

symbv said:

girls with armor.
hope it will be Celia route

Jun 27, 2013 5:17 PM by hakazee


Jun 27, 2013 11:47 AM by symbv

It’s time to ditch the text file.
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