Kengan Ashura will be making way to our screens later as confirmed by Netflix. The official website for the anime confirmed that MY FIRST STORY would be performing the opening theme song titled, “King & Ashley.” The band has also performed songs for shoes such as Golden Kamuy and Nobunaga Concerto.
The anime will stream globally only on Netflix. The Japanese premiere for the show is on January 27. The manga had won a voting contest held back in 2015 to receive the adaptation.
Moving on to the cast of the show. Here is the cast of Kengan Ashura anime:
Yumi Uchiyama as Kaede Akiyama
Tatsuhisa Suzuki as Ōma Tokita
Tetsu Inada as Jun Sekibayashi
Jouji Nakata as Hideki Nogi
Chō as Kazuo Yamashita
Hayato Kaneko as Rihito
Daisuke Namikawa as Setsuna Kiryū
Junya Enoki as Cosmo Imai
Seiji Kish (who has worked in Danganronpa The Animation, Yuki Yuna Is a Hero)i is directing the anime at Larx Entertainment. Makoto Uezu (Akame ga KILL!, The Heroic Legend of Arslan) will take charge of the series composition. The character designs are handled by Kazuaki Morita (Tsuki ga Kirei, Assassination Classroom). The music is being composed by Team-MAX’s Yasuharu Takanashi (Fairy Tail, Naruto Shippūden).
The manga was launched by Sandrovich with Daromeon’s illustrations in the Manga ONE app back in 2012. The series ended on August 9. However, a new arc will be launched in the Manga ONE app on January 17.
The fans will be excited to see how the anime turns out.