When it involves anime, there are some exhibits that simply do not age. Series like Inuyasha nonetheless stand tall even in any case this time, and that is to not point out franchises like Gundam or Gegege no Kitai. Over the years, loads of throwback titles have been given revivals, and it appears one other is on the horizon. After all, rumors counsel Mononoke is planning a comeback, and a brand new bit of information backs up the idea.

The update comes from Anime Expo as the large conference introduced its schedule for 2022. The in-person conference will convey a few of Japan’s prime expertise abroad to hype anime’s subsequent releases, and Twin Engine may have a panel of its personal. And as you’ll be able to see under, the panel teases a Mononoke follow-up is coming.

(Photo: Toei Animation)

The panel itself is known as “Long-awaited Sequels Line Up”, and its description speaks for itself. “TWIN ENGINE would be releasing information regarding the new series of: Vinland Saga, The Ancient Magus’ Bride, Mononoke, and last but not least original work Plantopia which is currently in progress,” the blurb reads. Clearly, the panel shall be devoted to Twin Engine releases on the horizon, and Mononoke‘s identify is inconceivable to overlook.

For these unfamiliar with the anime, the paranormal sequence was created by Kenji Nakamura and follows its lead who sells medication throughout Japan simply after the Edo interval. During his travels, the salesperson runs into all kinds of unnatural horrors which he is compelled to dispatch together with his samurai blade. Back in 2007, Mononoke introduced its story to followers with an anime beneath Toei Animation. A manga adaptation would comply with, and Mononoke closed the sequence in November 2014.

With its fifteenth anniversary upon it, Mononoke appears poised for a comeback, and rumors have prompt the anime is getting a film beneath Twin Engine. If that’s the case, Anime Expo will doubtless verify the information and provides followers the anime revival of their desires.


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