December 1, 2022

Netflix has launched the primary footage from the anime adaptation of Onimusha.

The present is created by Takashi Miike and Shinya Sugai of Sublimation (Dragon’s Dogma) and Musashi Miyamoto is modeled after Toshiro Mifune, the late Japanese actor identified for his many roles in samurai movies.

No launch date was given, however Netflix offered a brief synopsis of the collection.

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“The start of the Edo interval, Musashi is now not a younger man. He units off with the legendary Oni Gauntlet to defeat Genma. 3D CGI characters and hand-drawn backgrounds create phenomenal visuals. Onimusha is being given new life utilizing fashionable animation expertise.”

The Onimusha collection was developed by Capcom, and the primary recreation within the collection, Onimusha: Warlords, was launched in 2001.

Netfix unveils first look at Onimusha anime

Netfix unveils first look at Onimusha anime
Netfix unveils first look at Onimusha anime
Netfix unveils first look at Onimusha anime

The collection ran constantly within the early 2000s, nevertheless, the collection has largely remained dormant in recent times, except a remake of the primary recreation in 2019.

The collection follows figures and battles from Japanese historical past, with the early video games largely primarily based on the Sengoku interval. The video games are mainly journey video games.

The primary recreation within the collection, Onimusha: Warlords, was critically acclaimed on the time, with the PS2 model receiving a rating of 86 on evaluation aggregator Metacritic.