The upcoming Kitaro Tanjou: GeGeGe no Nazo and Akuma-kun anime have every acquired a brand new teaser visible. The supernatural reveals are set to premiere in 2023 with Netflix streaming the latter internationally.
Each Toei Animation-produced titles are impressed by manga created by the late Shigeru Mizuki. Akuma-kun is ready 30 years after the 1989 Akuma-kun anime and sees Akuma-kun the Second and Mephisto the Third tackling demon-related mysteries. In the meantime, Kitaro Tanjou: GeGeGe no Nazo is a film that’s primarily based on the 2018 GeGeGe no Kitaro sequence and can revolve across the thriller of Kitaro’s delivery.
Akuma-kun‘s employees contains Junichi Satou (Akuma-kun sequence director, A Whisker Away co-director) as chief director, Fumitoshi Oizaki (A Centaur’s Life chief director, Etotama) as sequence director, and Hiroshi Oonogi (GeGeGe no Kitaro Season 6) as sequence composer. Yuuko Mita and Toshio Furukawa are reprising their respective roles as the primary Akuma-kun and Mephisto the Second respectively, whereas Furukawa may also play Mephisto the Third. Yuki Kaji is taking part in Akuma-kun the Second.
For Kitaro Tanjou: GeGeGe no Nazo, the employees contains Gou Koga (Gekijou ban Gegege no Kitaro: Nippon Bakuretsu, Digimon Universe: App Monsters) as director, Hiroyuki Yoshino (World Set off third Season sequence composer and scriptwriter) as scriptwriter, and Touko Yatabe (Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 Thrice Upon a Time co-assistant director) as character designer. Returning solid members from the 2018 GeGeGe no Kitaro sequence embody Miyuki Sawashiro as Kitaro and Masako Nozawa as Medama-yaji.
GeGeGe no Kitaro originated in 1960 as a rented manga sequence titled Hakaba Kitaro. The GeGeGe no Kitaro sequence started in 1965. Akuma-kun additionally began as a rented manga sequence, with the unique sequence operating from 1963 to 1964 earlier than being adopted by a number of different variations.