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Ulysses: Jeanne d'Arc to Renkin no Kishi (ユリシーズ ジャンヌ・ダルクと錬金の騎士, lit. "Ulysses: Jeanne d'Arc and the Alchemy Knights") is a light novel series written by Mikage Kasuga with illustrations by Tomari Meron. Three volumes and one prequel volume have been published by Shueisha since August 2015 under their Dash X Bunko imprint. An anime adaptation has been announced and set to premiere on October 7, 2018.
The story is set in the 15th century, during the Hundred Years' War between France and England over the succession to the French throne. Montmorency, the son of a noble, immerses himself in the studies of magic and alchemy at a royal knight training school. However, following France's crushing defeat at Agincourt, the school is dissolved. Having lost everything and now a wanted man, Montmorency, who had just become an alchemist, encounters a mysterious village girl named Jehanne.