During the event "Netflix Anime Festival 2020 ~ The Future of Anime, Together ~", the platform Netflix announced the production of an original anime entitled Yasuke. The series will premiere worldwide on the platform in 2021.
- Lakeith Stanfield like Yasuke.
- Lachon Thomas is responsible for producing and directing this original anime in the studios MAPPA.
- Takeshi Koike is responsible for the character design and the direction of animation.
- Flying lotus is responsible for the composition of the soundtrack and the executive production.
In the era of the Warring States, where mechanics and magic merge, Yasuke, a wanderer who once withdrew from battles, takes up his sword again to protect a mysterious boy whose life is the target of an evil force. . It is a fantasy drama that features an African samurai who served in the real story Oda Nobunaga.
Source: Comic Natalie
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