The official Twitter account for the Ikki Tousen franchise revealed 4 further stable members on Friday for the television anime adaptation of Yuji Shiozaki‘s Shin Ikki Tousen manga.

Manami Numakura as Indara

Sayuri Yahagi as Ganryū Sasaki
(*4*)

Mariya Ise as Tamonmaru Kusunoki

Sanae Kobayashi as Shikei Roshuku
(*4*)

The anime will premiere on May 17 and might have three entire episodes. The first episode had an early broadcast on March 27.

Rion Kujo is directing the anime at Arms. Masaya Honda is writing and overseeing the sequence scripts. Rin-Sin and Tsutomu Miyazawa are the character designers, and Yasuharu Takanashi is composing the music. Konomi Suzuki is performing the theme tune “Proud Stars.”

The anime will star:

  • Ayaka Ohashi as Chūbō Sonken
  • Atsumi Tanezaki as Asaemon Yamada
  • Masumi Asano as Hakufu Sonsaku
  • Yuko Kaida as Shimei Ryomou
  • Hitomi Nabatame as Unchō Kan’u
  • Yuu Asakawa as Shiryū Chō’un

Shiozaki’s distinctive Ikki Tousen manga amenities spherical Hakufu Sonsaku, a highschool pupil who possesses a magatama that permits her to channel the spirit of the warrior Sun Ce from China’s Three Kingdoms interval. She fights school college students from completely different extreme schools, each bearing their very personal magatama and embodying a particular hero from the interval. Shiozaki launched Shin Ikki Tousen in Shonengahosha‘s Young King Ours journal in November 2015.

The main manga has impressed 4 earlier television anime and 5 earlier OVAs. Ikki Tousen: Western Wolves is the most recent anime entry inside the franchise, and it shipped on Blu-ray Disc and DVD in February 2019. The anime’s three episodes moreover aired on AT-X from January to March 2019.

Sources: Shin Ikki Tousen anime’s Twitter account, Comic Natalie