There are plenty of old samurai and adventure manga recently getting an anime adaptation. Now, finally, Sengoku Youko TV Anime is also on the list of upcoming anime. Sengoku Youko manga already finished a long time ago by releasing a total of 17 volumes.
It was serialized from December 2007 to May 2016 and got so much love from fans, especially adventure lovers. Since its manga finished, fans have been eagerly waiting for its anime adaptation. After 7 years of waiting, the series is finally set to release its first anime adaptation.
Moreover, the officials recently released four character videos and their information. So let’s get straight to this informative news and find out everything we know so far about this upcoming adventure series.
Sengoku Youko TV Anime Release Date
On August 10, 2023, the officials already revealed the release date along with its broadcasting networks. According to their announcement, the Sengoku Youko TV anime will premiere in January 2024 on several popular Japanese TV networks, such as Tokyo MX, ABC, BS Asahi, and Metele.
However, its exact release date and streaming platforms have yet to be revealed. As soon as we get any further information regarding that, we will immediately share it with you. On the other hand, this series will be released in 3 parts, with each part being released with a gap of three months.
Moreover, these three parts will cover the two major arcs of the series: “World Reform Siblings Arc” and “Thousand Demons Chaos Arc”.
4 Character Promo Videos of Sengoku Youko TV Anime
On September 19, 2023, the officials released 4 character promo videos of the Sengoku Youko TV anime. These are the character videos of four major characters in the series, which were released on the ABC Animation YouTube channel.
1. Character Promo Video of Jinka
Jinka is the main character of Sengoku Youko Part 1 (Sisters and Brothers Revamping the World). He is a half human and half demon who recently went on an adventure with his stepsister, Tama, who is a demon. Due to his tragic past, he hates humans and wants to become the true darkness. His voice will be provided by Soma Saito.
2. Character Promo Video of Tama
Tama is the older sister of Jinka and one of the main characters of Part 1. She may look like a human girl, but she is actually a demon fox. Despite being a demon, she still possessed so much love for humans and wanted to save them at any cost. Her voice will be provided by Yuki Takada.
3. Character Promo Video of Shinsuke
Shinsuke is a martial artist and one of the traveling companions of Jinka and Tama. He belongs to a farmer family and recently went on a journey to train himself and become stronger. After meeting Jinka and witnessing his formidable powers, he decides to go along with these siblings’ adventures and learn how to fight from them. His voice will be provided by Ryohei Kimura.
4. Character Promo Video of Shakugan
Shakugan is a beautiful girl with red hair who possesses a formidable amount of spiritual powers. After being saved by Jinka and his traveling companion, she also joined their group and went on a thrilling adventure with them. She also had the special ability to fuse darkness with humans. Her voice will be provided by Tomoyo Kurosawa.
Newly Revealed Cast and Staff members of Sengoku Youko TV Anime
While watching these four newly released character videos, you will also meet some new characters from the series. Moreover, these videos also revealed some new staff members for the series.
Here are 8 newly revealed characters of the series, along with their voice artists:
- Kenji Nomura as Jinun
- Aki Toyosaki as Nau
- Tetsu Inada as Doren
- Kazuki Miyagi as Resshin
- Ayahi Takagaki as Yama no Kami (Mountain God)
- Aina Suzuki as Rinzu
- Kenjiro Tsuda as Yazen
- Hiroki Tochi as Raido Zanzo
Here are the newly revealed staff members of the series:
- Sub-Character Design: Shinpei Kobayashi
- Chief Animation Directors: Yousuke Okuda, Shinpei Kobayashi, and Yohei Yaegashi
- Prop Design: Shao Wei Zhang, Ke Wei Lin, Hiroyuki Kodama
- Yami Design: Shao Wei Zhang
- Art Director: Miu Miyamoto (Studio RUFUS)
- Color Design: Miyuki Satō (Wish)
- Director of Photography: Daisuke Horino (Studio Twinkle)
- 3DCG Director: Hisashi Akimoto (T2 Studio)
- Editing: Masayuki Kurosawa
- Sound Director: Satoki Iida
What will we get to see in Sengoku Youko TV Anime?
Sengoku Youko TV anime will depict the story of two siblings adventurers, Jinka and Tama. They both belong to different species and have different goals in life. On the one hand, Jinka is the half human and half demon who hates humans and wants to become true darkness.
On the other hand, Tama is a demon fox who loves humans and wants to protect them at all costs. However, they still went together on a single adventure. Throughout their adventure, they meet new people who join their group and together explore the world of darkness.
That’s it for the post! We hope you found this informative news to be useful. Stay tuned with us for more of the latest anime and manga news.
Frequently Asked Questions
Satoshi Mizukami is the creator of the series; he himself wrote and illustrated this popular manga series. Moreover, he also creates several other popular manga, such as Spirit Circle, Planet With, and Lucifer and the Biscuit Hammer.
You can read the original Japanese version of this popular manga on Blade Comics at Mag Garden. On the other hand, the English version of the series is available on Monthly Comic Blade at Tokyopop.
Sengoku Youko will be produced by a popular animation studio, White Fox. This studio brought us some of the best fantasy anime, such as Akame Ga Kill, The Devil is a Part-Timer, Goblin Slayer, Arifureta, Grimoire of Zero, and so on.
Source: Official Website