Chivalry of a Failed Knight
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Chivalry of a Failed Knight is a Japanese animated fantasy and romance series created by Riku Misora based upon the light novels of the same name (which were also penned by Misora). The series is generally categorized as a ecchi (a sub genre primarily characterized by graphic and playful sexuality) school drama and is rated R, 17 + for graphic violence and sexual themes. The plot of the series revolves around a young man named Ikki Kurogane, who dreams of becoming the greatest Mage Knight in the land. Because of this burning desire he enlists in the prestigious and harrowing Mage Knight Academy, however there is one glaring problem - he does not know how to use magic. As such he becomes a utter failure, dubbed, the Worst One, of the Failure Knight, by all around him. However, all of this changes when he encounters a powerful princess from another land changing in his room. Offended by why she assumes to be his lewdness she challenges him to a duel with very peculiar stakes. They fight until someone is incapacitated and the loser forfeits his freedom for servitude to the winner. Upon winning the powerful and dangerous woman is revealed to be Stella, the scion of the academy, now bound to Ikki for life. This confluence sets the young man on a dangerous path which threatens to turn his life completely upside down.