The latest anime based on the work of the creator of Akame ga Kill! is on the way with the upcoming adaptation by Takahiro and Yohei Takemura Chained soldier manga. The series is set to officially launch in 2023, and key personnel have been revealed along with some character art for the protagonists.
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Here is a look at the anime designs for the protagonists, Yuki Wakura and Kyoka Uzen:
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Previously revealed cast members include:
Based on the manga by Takahiro and Yohei Takemura, Chained soldier is produced at the Seven Arcs studio (TONIKAWA: Beyond the moon for you). Additional details, such as the main personnel and release date, have yet to be announced.
Yen Press, which releases the first volume of the manga in English on June 21, describes the series as follows:
Otherworldly spaces known as “demon cities” have appeared in various parts of Japan, and those who have participated in the “peaches” growing there have gained unique abilities, but only if they are girls. One day, a depressed high school student named Yuuki Wagura suddenly gets lost at the entrance to a demon town. There, he meets Kyoka Uzen, the beautiful leader of the seven programs of the “Magical Defense Corps”, who orders him to become her slave?!
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