Fate/Zero takes place 10 years prior to the events of Fate/stay night, detailing the events of the 4th Holy Grail War in Fuyuki City. The War of the Holy Grail is a contest in which seven magi summon seven Heroic Spirits to compete to obtain the power of the “Holy Grail,” which grants a miracle. After three inconclusive wars for the elusive Holy Grail, the Fourth War commences.
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Oct 2, 2011 to Dec 25, 2011
Producers: Aniplex, ufotable, Nitroplus, Aniplex of America, seikaisha, Notes
Genres: Action, Fantasy, Supernatural
Duration: 24 min. per episode
Rating: R – 17+ (violence & profanity)