An Akuma no Riddle teaser trailer has been made available at Pony Canyon Youtube channel.
The anime is an adaptation of the story by Yun Kouga of Loveless fame and artist Sunao Minakata.
The manga revolves around a female transfer student who decides to defend her classmate against assassination attempts from the remainder of her class. The anime series from director Keizou Kusakawa (Sekirei & Genei o Kakeru Taiyo) will premiere on April 3.
Looks great so far, you know that when Yun Kouga is involved, there’s always great character designs and animation.
The story is set at Myōjō Academy, a private girls’ boarding school. All the students in the 10th year’s Kurogumi class are assassins with one target, Haru Ichinose. Tokaku Azuma is a recent transfer student who is also targeting Ichinose, but she gradually develops feelings for Ichinose.
The manga is also known as Riddle Story of Devil, and it is published in Newtype magazine.
Yun Kouga also designed the characters for Un-Go anime and Mobile Suit Gundam 00.