The Battosai is planning his grand return later this yr due to the brand new anime adaptation of the basic collection Rurouni Kenshin. Set to hit the small display this July, the brand new anime will retell the unique story that noticed Kenshin struggling together with his resolution to by no means take a human life as he protected his pals and was confronted with terrifying threats. Set to be introduced again to the tv display by Liden Movies, the collection has dropped a brand new trailer, and cast additions, to arrange anime followers for its launch this July.

Whereas some could be hyped for the return to the man-slayer, there are others who’re staying away from the collection due to the controversy surrounding the creator of Rurouni Kenshin. In 2017, creator Ken Watsuki was charged with possessing baby pornography, with authorities stating that they discovered DVDs with illicit materials in his Tokyo workplace. The mangaka was charged a fantastic of lower than $2,000 USD for the offense.

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The brand new anime reboot has shared each a brand new trailer and the cast additions to the upcoming collection. Voice Actor Saori Onishi will tackle the position of Megumi Takani whereas voice actor Yuma Uchida might be taking part in the position of the villain Aoshi Shinomori. Should you’re unfamiliar with Liden Movies, the manufacturing home is chargeable for anime collection together with the likes of Tokyo Revengers, Cells At Work: Code Black, and the 2016 Berserk collection to call a couple of.

If you have not had the possibility to dive into the unique Rurouni Kenshin anime collection, you possibly can catch it on each Crunchyroll and Hulu now. Fortunately, an official description additionally breaks down the story of the person who has given up his path of dying and finds himself doing something he can to by no means take a human life, “Himura Batt?sai was as soon as an murderer of ferocious energy through the violent upheaval of the Bakumatsu period. However because the Meiji Restoration heals the injuries of civil conflict, Batt?sai takes up a brand new identify and a brand new calling. As Himura Kenshin, he fights solely to guard the respect of these in want.”

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