Onmyoji is a Japanese animated show which is about to be released soon. It is an action anime with a mixture of drama, fantasy, mystery, and, last but not least, thriller. As with some other anime, this anime is also based on the novel, which is written by Baku Yumemakura. The novel was published in 1993, and by 2002, the novel series concluded. It has published 13 volumes, which have 118 chapters.
Onmyoji were bureau servants who were specialists in magic and devotion. They were responsible for keeping track of the calendar along with some mystical duties, which included divination and protection of capital from evil spirits. Japanese animated show Onmyoji will tell the story of Abe no Seimei, who became friends with Minamoto no Hiromasa, who is a noble court member.
Onmyoji will tell the audience how they defended Kyou, which was the capital of Japan till 1867. The series is set in history, and audiences will get a glimpse of that time. The anime is produced by Marvy Jack Production Company, and it is recorded by Bang Zoom! Entertainment recording studio.
The release date of the upcoming anime show has been officially announced, along with its storyline and who has given their voices to the different characters of Onmyoji. Read the article below to learn all these details along with more about the trailer of this upcoming action anime show, and you also get to know about who are the official distributing partners of Onmyoji.
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Onmyoji Release Date
Onmyoji is the latest anime series, which will be released soon. The first episode of this Japanese animated show will be released on 28 Nov. 2023 in the United States of America. This anime is based on a manga and novel series of the same name. A game has also been developed on Onmyoji. This anime has a historical background, and the audience will get to enjoy action, thriller, drama, mystery, and thriller all in one anime show. In short, Onmyoji comes with a full pack of entertainment.
Onmyoji is a remake of Onmyoji: The Yin Yang Master, which is an action, drama, fantasy, and horror film that was released on 6 Oct. 2001. It is a 1 hour and 52 minutes long film that won audiences’ hearts, and the audiences have the same expectation from the upcoming anime version of this film, which will be released on 28 Nov. 2023 in the USA.
Onmyoji Expected Plot
The upcoming anime series Onmyoji is based on Abe no Seimei, who is a renowned onmyoji, and after meeting Minamoto no Hiromasa, they both became friends. Now, they have a common motive of saving Kyou from Douson, who is also an onmyoji but is plotting to kill the emperor of that time.
Its production company is Marvy Jack, and it was announced by Netflix in 2022 at Netflix TUDUM. In the announcement, it was said that Baku Yumemakura’s novel Onmyoji would become an anime series, and in the same announcement, it was declared that it would be released in Nov. 2023. The production for this anime has been completed and will be premiering on 28 Nov. 2023.
On 19 Oct. 2023, the official trailer of Onmyoji was released by Netflix and is available on its YouTube channel. It is an action, mystery, drama, fantasy, thriller, and period anime in which Abe no Seimei, along with Minamoto no Hiromasa, will do anything to save Kyou from another onmyoji Douson who wants to see the demise of the emperor. It is set to be released on 28 Nov. 2023 and produced by Marvy Jack Production Company.
Onmyoji is an anime show that will be released on 28 Nov. 2023, and it will have Daisuke Namikawa as Abe no Seimei, Rina Satou as Douman Ashiya, Daisuke Kishio as Yasunori Kamo, and Yui Ishikawa as Tsuyuko. Shintarou Asanuma has given his voice to the character of Hiromasa no Minamoto and Kenji Hamada to Atsumi Shinnou.
This upcoming Japanese animation show is directed by Soubi Yamamoto and produced under the head of Marvy Jack. Yuiko Kato, Hashimoto Natsu, and Baku Yumemakura have written the script for the anime, and its opening theme music is provided by Ling Tosite Sigure.
Where to Watch Onmyoji?
As mentioned above, the show was officially announced by Netflix in Nov. 2023, so it will be available from 28 Nov. 2023 on the Netflix streaming platform. In the anime, Abe no Seimei, along with Minamoto no Hiromasa, will be fighting against Douson to protect Kyou, who wishes to see the demise of the emperor of that time.