There are words Violet heard on the battlefield, which she cannot forget. These words were given to her by someone she holds dear, more than anyone else. She does not yet know their meaning.
A certain point in time, in the continent of Telesis, the great war which divided the continent into North and South has ended after four years, and the people are welcoming a new generation.
Violet Evergarden, a young girl formerly known as "the weapon", has left the battlefield to start a new life at CH Postal Service. There, she is deeply moved by the work of "Auto Memories Dolls", who carry people`s thoughts and convert them into words.
Violet begins her journey as an Auto Memories Doll, and comes face to face with various people`s emotions and differing shapes of love. All the while searching for the meaning of those words.
Note: The first episode received a premiere screening at Anime Expo 2017 in Los Angeles on 02.07.2017. The first two episodes were shown at a special screening in Tokyo on 21.10.2017. The first three episodes were shown at special screenings in 5 Japanese cities on 10.12.2017