On the official page for the original animation project by Netflix produced by studios MAPPA, Yasukethe second promotional video of the project was released. The video includes the date slated for April 29th worldwide via the Netflix platform, with six episodes.


  • Jun Soejima like Yasuke.
  • Takehiro hira like Oda Nobunaga.
  • Yoshiko Tamura like Saki.
  • Yoshiko Sakakibara like Yami no Daimyou.
  • Fusako Urabe like Natsumaru.
  • Shigeru Ushiyama like Abraham.
  • Yu Suzuki like Morisuke.
  • Eri Kitamura like Ishikawa.

Production team

  • LeSean Thomas ((Cannon buster) is responsible for producing and directing this original anime in the studios MAPPA.
  • Takeshi Koike ((Lupine III .: Chikemuri no Ishikawa Goemon, Redline) is responsible for the character design and the direction of animation.
  • Flying lotus ((Blade Runner: Black Out 2022, Mehr feat. Anderson .Paak) is responsible for the composition of the soundtrack and the executive production.

Yasuke synopsis

In the era of the Warring States, in which mechanics and magic merge, Yasuke, a wanderer who once withdrew from battle, takes up his sword again to protect a mysterious boy whose life is the target of an evil force. It is a fantasy-era drama that features an African samurai who served in the real-world story of Oda Nobunaga.

Fountain: Comic Natalie

© as Yasuke - ヤ ス ケ - 」MAPPA / Netflix


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