Shonen Manga “ORIENT” Will Be Adapted to Anime


Good day to you MAGI fans! I have exciting news regarding one of the manga series created by Otaka Shinobu, who also wrote MAGI. The manga series ORIENT was announced this week to become an anime! A different demon-slaying story of men uniting together to become the ultimate Bushi in the land. We are treated with a trailer on YouTube and Twitter, so check it out below!

  • Trailer for TV anime ORIENT has been released
  • The release date for the anime
    • Not yet announced.
  • Voice actors for the anime
    • Not yet announced.
[speech_bubble type=”drop” subtype=”L1″ icon=”surprise.png” name=”Nazuna”]OK… no release date or voice actors announced yet. However, some people on Twitter have commented some voices sound familiar. Like from MAGI?!
And the animation production company was not listed either. More to find out later![/speech_bubble]

|Reactions on Twitter

[speech_bubble type=”drop” subtype=”R1″ icon=”smile.png” name=”Nazuna”]Lots of people are happy! And they are talking about getting excited about Magi season 3!!! (Which hasn’t been mentioned yet)[/speech_bubble]

|What is ORIENT?

ORIENT is originally a Kodansha’s Weekly Shonen Magazine series which later switched to the monthly version of the magazine, Bessatsu Shonen Magazine. Written by the same creator as Magi, Otaka Shinobu. The story follows Masashi, a boy in the Sengoku era of Japan. This period is full of exciting battles and dramas created by Japanese warlords. So it is a perfect time to tell an action-packed story with a bit of fantasy mixed in. Masashi is determined he will fight the evil demons that roam the land and enslave humans. Helped by his old friend Kojiro. They are on a journey to defeat the demons and free the land from them.

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