The first episode of the new TV anime “Rurouni Kenshin -Meiji Swordsman Romantic Story-” (Abbreviated name: Ruroken Fuji TV late-night anime frame “Noitamina” broadcast for two consecutive hours from 24:55) will be aired at midnight on the 6th. Broadcasted. A new cast has been announced, with Soichiro Hoshi as Souji Okita and Toshihiko Seki as the narrator.
Episode 1, “Kenshin, Himura Battosai,” is set in downtown Tokyo’s 11th year of the Meiji era. Kaoru Kamiya, the assistant instructor of the Kamiya Katsushin- ryu, is a Tsujigiri that pretends to be the name of the school. One night, Kaoru meets a man who carries a sword around. He calls himself “Wanderer” Himura Kenshin.
The new TV animation of “Ruroken” uses the latest technology to reconstruct the original story from the first episode. Made in Abyss”) and other talented staff gathered.
The original author, Nobuhiro Watsuki, will supervise the story, including the character designs and scenarios, and renew the cast. Serialized in “Weekly Shonen Jump” from 1994 to 1999, the series is a popular work that has sold over 72 million copies.
At the end of the Edo period, the legendary swordsman and protagonist Himura Kenshin, feared as the “human slayer Battosai,” raised a “non-killing oath” after the Meiji Restoration and created a sword that could not cut people—a story depicting a figure that helps people with a baton in hand. Completed in 1999, the sequel “Hokkaido Edition” started serialization in “Jump Square” in 2017.
The first TV animation was made in 1996, the movie version was released in 1997, three OVAs have been released since 1999, and it was also made into a live-action movie starring actor Takeru Sato. Continuing. Staff Director: Hideyo Yamamoto Series Composition: Hideyuki Kurata Character Design: Terumi Nishii Music: Yu Takami (* High is a ladder) Production: Leiden Films