How much left? Samurai X shows the first big preview of its new adaptation

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The new anime adaptation of Samurai X presented its first big preview and is expected to hit Netflix screens next year.

Samurai X delivers the first big preview of its new adaptation!
© Official TwitterSamurai X delivers the first big preview of its new adaptation!

Samurai X: Rurouni Kenshin prepares for return to screens and is that this new remake of sleeve of the same Name written and illustrated by Nobuhiro Watsuki will have his premiere during 2023.

You have to remember that the previous anime adaptation of the manga I know made between 1996 and 1999, which at the moment it’s found Available on Crunchyroll.

First big preview of the new series

During the Jump Festa 2023 convention made in Japan during this weekend I know revealed a new preview of the seriesthrough a one minute trailer of duration where you can seeing Kenshin and Kaoru reliving their first meeting.

The Hitokiri Battosai storyknown as “Battousai the Breaker“, will be adapted back to anime from their the beginning and it will be produced by Liden Filmssame study that has worked in anime like Tokyo Revengersbeing Directed by Hideyo Yamamotowith Terumi Nishii in charge of character design, Hideyuki Kurata in charge of the series composition Y Yu Takami What soundtrack composer.

As for the cast of the seriesThis is will composeso far, of the following voice actors for the main characters: Soma Saito as Kenshin Himura, Rie Takahashi as Kaoru Kamiya, Makoto Koichi as Yahiko Myojin, and Taku Yashiro as Sagara Sanosuke.

When it premieres?

So far the anime does not have a release datebut it is expected that come to the small screen in some moment of 2023.

Controversy

Due to the announced the new adaptation animated sleevewent out to bring up an old scandal around the manga author, Nobuhiro Watsuki. Since in the 2017 the mangaka was arrested after found to be in possession of child pornography in which they appeared under 15 years of age.

Because of this the mangaka was sentenced to 1 year in prison and also imposed a fine of $17,269 dollars, Which was harshly criticized by the population since they considered that the penalties and sanctions against the perpetrator should have been higher Due to the gravity of crime committed.