‘Akuma-kun’ Anime Series Headed to Netflix in Fall 2023
Netflix will carry the model new anime sequence primarily based on the Akuma-kun globally beginning in Fall 2023.
The brand new sequence is predicated on the manga that debuted within the mid-Nineteen Sixties and has been tailored beforehand right into a live-action sequence within the 60s and an anime sequence by Toei Animation within the late 80s and ran for 42 episodes.
The information of Akuma-kun coming to Netflix got here by way of Matan-web.jp (and confirmed by Anime Information Community), which confirmed that Netflix has the worldwide unique distribution beginning in Fall 2023.
Per Matan (translated to English), right here’s what you may anticipate from the brand new sequence:
“The new anime is set in the world 30 years after the 1989 version of the TV anime, in which Ichiro Ureki, a genius boy who was raised by the devil, and his partner Mephisto III take on the mysterious incident caused by the devil.”
— アニメ『悪魔くん』公式 (@Anime_Akumakun) March 8, 2023
Yūko Mita and Toshio Furukawa are coming back from the unique anime sequence to voice within the new sequence and director Junichi Sato can also be coming back from the earlier sequence.
Fumitoshi Oizaki is serving as a director of the brand new sequence. Earlier work contains Place to Place, Deaimon, and A Centaur’s Life. Hiroshi Ōnogi serves as the pinnacle author on the venture. Ōnogi is finest identified for Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood and Shangri-La.
This anime sequence is reportedly one among 4 large tasks deliberate this 12 months to commemorate the a centesimal anniversary of Shigeru Mizuki’s (the manga’s creator) beginning, with different tasks, together with an anime film set to premiere in Japanese theaters within the Fall additionally.
On the time of publishing, Netflix’s Anime socials for the West had but to substantiate or promote the information.
That is one among many anime sequence and flicks Netflix has picked up or can be airing over the subsequent 12 months or so, as we’ve cataloged right here. Additionally scheduled to launch in Fall 2023 (October twenty sixth, in keeping with sources) is the extremely anticipated PLUTO sequence.
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