William Vangeance- Black Clover

Who is William Vangeance?

The fictional character, William Vangeance is the first captain of the Golden Dawn Squad of the Magic Knight. There is a higher possibility that he might be the next wizard king of the Clover Kingdom.

Also, he happens to be the human host of the elf Patolli, leader of the Eye of the Midnight Sun.

Who are the voice artists of William Vangeance? 

The voice actor, Daisuke Ono is the Japanese voice of the character. He is renowned for contributing his voice to the character Jotaro Kujo in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure and Sebastian Michaelis of Black Butler.

Whereas the voice artist, Josh Grelle voiced the character in the English dubbed version. He is popular for working under entertainment labels like Funimation and ADV Flims. Also, the voice director, Jerry Jewell voiced the character in the 53rd episode of the series.

William Vangeance- Birth Age, Family Background & Childhood

William Vangeance was born in a noble family as an illegitimate child in the family. His birthdate is on 24th December. Currently, he is 26 years old.

Despite being born to a noble family, he was always viewed as the cursed child within the family. The reason behind the hatred happens to be his scar on his face with which was born. Due to this reason, he was raised in the forsaken realm.

After the death of his father, he was brought within his noble family. However, her stepmother always hated him which led to him being abused. At the age of 13, he meets Julius Novachrono who became the ray of hope for him as he was the only one to appreciate him and his magic.

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William Vangeance’s Love Interest & Relationship

In the anime Black Clover, he is shown as a single man who is truly dedicated to his duties as a magic knight and the captain of the Golden Dawn.

Is William Vangeance & Licht Same? 

No, William Vangeance and Licht are not the same people. Licht is the leader of the Elf Tribe and one of the ten Apostles of Sephirah. When William was just old, he started dreaming about the memory of Patolli (leader of Eye of the Midnight Sun).

Patolli (Source: Fandom)

As time passed, Patolli started awakening in his body. Meanwhile, they became friends with each other. On the other word, William started treating Patolli as own twins brother. Also, he had similar goals as Patolli who wanted to reincarnate and reunite his fellow elves destroying the human realm.

As Patolli dead, he resurrected in the artificial body of Licht.

Know who is Stronger Yami or William

Both of the captains of the Clover Kingdom, Yami & William, first met each other are the magic knight entrance examination. Later, both of them ended up being the squadmates, as they joined Grey Deer led by Julius.

Following that, they became the captain of their respective squads. On the basis of the Squad, Captain William is powerful than Yami as the Golden Dawn is the top squad within the clover kingdom where Black Bulls comes in the second position in the ranking of the squads of the Kingdom.

William Vangeance
Birth Date24th December
Birth PlaceClover Kingdom
Height/ How Tall5 feet and 8 inches (1.72 m)
Hair ColorWhite
Eye ColorPurple
Physical Strength3/5
Magic Amount, Magic Sensing, Magic Control5/5, 4/5, 5/5

William Vangeance- Magical Tools, Abilities & Powers

Magical Powers

World Tree Magic- William possesses the world tree magic. With this magic, he is able to generate and manipulates the world’s trees.

Healing Magic- With healing magic, he is able to heal the injuries of people physically.

Besides that, he was also able to use union magic, which enabled him to combine his world tree magic with Licht’s sword. With union magic, he attacked Julius.

Patolli Attracking Julius
Patolli Attracking Julius (Source: Pinterest)

Magical Abilities

As the captain, he possesses immense magic powers that enabled him to summon the enormous tree roots and create a hole in the sky. Furthermore, he is capable of absorbing the mana to increasing the level of his attacks.


– Grimoire- He has three leaf grimoire that possesses various tree-based spells.

Body Measurements: Height & Weight

He has purple eyes and white hair. He stands at a height of 5 feet and 8 inches and has a decent weight. His unique features include the mask that he wears to cover his scars by birth.

William Vangeance
William Vangeance (Source: deviantart)

He wears white with a coat with white courses and black under knee boots. As a member of the Gloden Dawn, he puts the robe of his squad.


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