On the official site for the new animated manga adaptation, written and illustrated by Hiroyuki takei, Shaman Kinga new promotional video of the project was released. The video confirms that the series is scheduled to premiere on April 1 in Japan and also reveals a fragment of the opening theme of Megumi Hayashibara and entitled "Soul Salvation".

This new production will restart the series' story and cover the entire manga in its entirety. In addition, the statement revealed a new promotional image for the project.

Takei published the manga in the magazine Weekly shonen jump from the publisher Shueisha between June 1998 and August 2004 a total of 32 compilation volumes were published. The piece inspired a 64-part anime adaptation produced by the studios. XEBEC Headed by Seiji Mizushima and scripts written by Katsuhiko koide, published July 2001.


  • Youko hikasa like you asakura.
  • Katsuyuki Konishi like Amidamaru.
  • Megumi Hayashibara as Anna Kyouyama.
  • Minami Takayama as Hao Asakura.

Production team

  • Takeshi Furuta ((Mangaka-san to Assistant-san too, Saint Seiya -Ōgonkon-, Nanatsu no Taizai: Imashime no Fukkatsu) is responsible for directing the anime in the studios bridge.
  • Shoji Yonemura ((Kiseijū: Be no Kakuritsu, Pokémon Travel) is responsible for writing and monitoring the scripts.
  • Satohiko Sano ((Munou na Nana, Mairimashita! Iruma-kun) is responsible for the character design.
  • Yuki Hayashi ((Haikyuu !!, My hero academy, Ballroom and Youkoso) is responsible for composing the soundtrack.

Shaman King Synopsis

A battle begins in Tokyo: the Battle of the Shamans, a competition that takes place every five hundred years in which shamans (those who can command spirits) face one another. Whoever wins this tournament is recognized as the "Shaman King" and can contact and control the Great Spirit, so that he can use his immense power to reshape the world at will.

During a night walk, Manta Oyamada meets his partner, the carefree Yoh Asakura, who invites him to take a look at the stars with other friends who, to Manta's horror, turn out to be the ghosts of the local cemetery. However, it is also surprising that Manta can see them.

Source: Comic Natalie

(c) SHAMAN KING project.


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