NHK launched on Monday that the Ojarumaru (Prince Mackaroo) anime will get a model new anime explicit to commemorate the current’s 25th anniversary. The explicit is titled “Heianchō Onigami Kessen” (Heian Period Demon Gods Battle).

The 30-minute explicit will air on NHK-E on March 28 at 9:00 a.m., sooner than the current’s 25th sequence begins in April. The current often airs on Mondays by the use of Thursdays from 6:40-6:50 a.m. and 5:00-5:10 p.m.

Akitarō Daichi is directing the actual. Kensho Ono will play Ojaru17, a 17-year-old mannequin of Ojarumaru.

The sequence amenities on a Heian interval prince who travels to the Enma world and steals King Enma’s scepter. He makes his escape by by probability arriving inside the present day, in Moonlight Town. Ojarumaru befriends town’s residents as he escapes the minions that King Enma sends after him to retrieve his scepter.

Ojarumaru began with a manga sequence by Rin Inumaru that ran in Shogakukan‘s Ciao journal. The anime sequence launched in 1998. The franchise impressed a live-action explicit in 2017.

Sources: NHK, Comic Natalie