THAT and CG studio Orange revealed a new trailer for Trigun Stampede anime at a Trigun control panel at Anime Expo on Saturday.
Kenji Mutou (Cavity Express manager, BEASTARS storyteller, Land of the Lustrous episode director) is directing the anime at Orange. Kouji Tajima is a concept designer and is credited with character ideas.
The anime will have the participation of:
- Yoshitsugu Matsuoka like Vash the Stampede
- Junya Ikeda like a million knives
- Tomoyo Kurosawa like Young Vash
- Yumiri Hanamori like Young Knives
- Maaya Sakamoto like Rem Saverem
Guests at the conference on Saturday included: manga creators Yasuhiro Nightowdesigner Kouji Tajima (GANTZ: Oh character artist), Orange producer Kiyotaka Waki (Godzilla’s Unique Point) and Yoshihiro Watanabe (BEASTARS), and THAT producer Katsuhiro Takei (Your name.).
Crunchyroll will air the anime upon release “in more than 200 countries and regions around the world.” The anime will premiere in 2023.
MadhouseThe original television anime adaptation of the anime aired for 26 episodes in Japan in 1998. The anime debuted in North America for home video in 2000. Geneon Entertainment (formerly Pioneers) originally released the series on DVD, but Funimation has since licensed the series and released it on Blu-ray and DVD. The series is currently streaming on Crunchyroll next Sony‘S Funimation Global corporation acquired Crunchyroll from AT&T. Anime‘S Swimming for Adults programming block that aired the anime in 2003.
The Trigun anime adaptation Yasuhiro Nightowof the manga of the same name. Comics have run in Tokuma Shoten‘S Monthly Captain Shonen magazine from 1995 to 1997. Manga returns with Max Trigun In Shonengahosha‘S Our young king magazine then in 1997 and ran until 2007. Dark Horse Comics released the manga in English.
The story follows the misdeeds of Vash the Stampede, a tuk-tuk gunman with a “$60 billion double” bounty on his head. Vash earned the nickname “Stampede” thanks to the devastation that avid bounty hunters destroy any town he visits.
The Trigun: Badlands Rumble the anime came out in April 2010 and is the first new movie Trigun animation for over a decade. The anime’s world premiere was at Sakura-Con in April 2010, although the anime Studio MadhouseThe planning of the project started in 2005. Anime‘S Toonami programming block has also aired the series. The film is based on a story by the original manga author Nightow and the director Satoshi Nishimura.
Source: Trigun control panel at Anime Expo (Kalai Chik), Trigun Anime’s Twitter account