New Shaman King is ready to take us on another nostalgic adventure into the world of humans with bizarre powers. Being the reboot anime of the 2001 Shaman King series, the upcoming anime carries many fans’ expectations.
We will get to meet all our beloved characters once again, and that too in better animation. This is an opportunity that Shaman King fans cannot afford to miss.
New Shaman King will premiere in Japan on 1st April on TV Tokyo. Netflix has revealed a new trailer for the series. However, the confirmed Netflix premiere date has not been announced yet.
The new trailer gives us an introduction to the Shaman King’s world, where people can cultivate powers that can seem Godly.
The people who can communicate with spirits and odd deities, and bring them under their own commands are called Shaman.
Shaman King will be the person to banish the chaos in the world, and that is what Yoh Asakura aims to become. All his companions are re-introduced, and the trailer promises thrilling shaman battle scenes.
A new visual is revealed that shows all the important characters in the upcoming series in their full glory. The high color contrast visual also heightens our expectations from the series.
[2nd key visual release]
The second key visual with all the main characters has been unveiled!
Completely new TV animation “SHAMAN KING”
From April 1st, it will be broadcast on TV TOKYO every Thursday at 5:55 pm and on BS TV Tokyo every Thursday at 0:30 pm!English Translation, Twitter Translate
The new trailer also previews the opening theme of the anime “Soul Salvation” by Megumi Hayashibara. She is also singing “My Fingertip” (Boku no Yubisaki), the anime’s ending theme.
[OP / ED song name lifted]
The song titles of the opening theme and ending theme that Megumi Hayashibara is in charge of are released!
OP theme is “Soul salvation”
The ED theme is “My Fingertip”
You can also listen to the OP theme in the second PV. Please check it by all means!English Translation, Twitter Translate
Two new cast members have also been revealed:
|Jeanne||Yui Horie||Toru Honda (Fruits Basket)|
|Marco||Yuichi Nakamura||Tsukasa Shishio (Dr. Stone)|
Although we already know a lot about Yoh’s journey, the reboot’s fresh perspective will be exciting to watch.
About Shaman King
Shaman King is a manga written and illustrated by Hiroyuki Takei. It began serialization in Weekly Shonen Jump from June 30, 1998.
The manga received a reprint in 2009 to give its fans the true ending to the series. It also received an adaptation by studio Xebec in 2001 that was directed by Seiji Mizushima.
It introduces us to a world of shamans. These Shamans are powerful beings who can see and communicate with spirits, ghosts, and gods.
Once in 500 years, a prestigious tournament called The Shaman Fight is organized, and the winner gets to shape the world in his image with the aid of the great spirits.
The story revolves around Manta Oyamada, who has a chance encounter with Yoh Asakura that completely changes his life.
Asakura aims to become the Shaman King, aided by Manta and his 600-year-old samurai friend Amidamaru. They set out to fulfill You’s dream.
Source: New Shaman King Twitter