Ragnarok the Animation is the Japanese/Korean anime series that based on the MMORPG game , Ragnarok Online . It was produced in the first quarter of 2004 and was broadcast on TV Tokyo of Japan. In 2005, it was broadcast on SBS in Korea. It has 26 episodes. The Philippine and Brazilian distributor of the game, Level Up! Games, Inc., cooperated with ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation for local licensing and distribution rights of Ragnarok the Animation. On January 22, 2007, FUNimation Entertainment announced the U.S. license of Ragnarok on the website's Kickoff 07.
Ragnarok the Animation takes place in the same world of the kingdom of Rune-Midgard . In this story , humans were being attacked by monsters as the monsters became more vicious . Such days of unrest and chaos were in fact brought by the presence of the evil monster called Dark Lord himself ,who seek the Seven Ambitions , which were once sealed him in the past in order for him to be revived again .
At the same time in elsewhere , Roan and Yufa began their journey after she prayed the grave of her brother , Keough who presumely have died . During their journey , they befriend the young merchant Maya , the serious magician Takius , their longtime friend the assassin Iruga and the female hunter Judia .
However , dark things began to happened when Keough returned to the outside world as the evil being as he appears before Roan and his friends once more ...
The story begins with four people (a male Acolyte , a female Hunter , a male Knight and a male Merchant ) who were resting in the forest one night . Soon after , they were killed by g group of Orc warriors