It will premier this October

The official website for the anime of King´s Game horror novel has uploaded a new teaser which you can see bellow:

Noriyoshi Sasaki (Ojisan to Marshmallow) is directing the anime at Studio Seven; Kenji Konuta (Ace of DIamond) is in charge of series composition.

Anime News Network describes the story as follows:

“The original novel’s story begins when an entire high school class of 32 people receive a message on their cellphones from a person known only as the “King.” The messages contain orders that the students must obey, or they risk the punishment of death. With their lives on the line, the students soon find out that the orders are getting more and more extreme as time goes on.”

Via: Anime News Network