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Franchise Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku gets a new anime Romantan

During the event Leap Festa 2022 New TV anime show based on the manga written and illustrated by Nobuhiro Watsuki, Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan (Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Swordsman's Romantic Story). The announcement did not disclose the details of the project but confirms that the studies LIDEN FILMS they are in charge of production.

Watsuki published the original manga through the magazine Shonen Weekly Jump from the publisher Shueisha between April 1994 and September 1999, compiling the work in twenty – eight volumes, although it was later reprinted in twenty – two. Gallop studio, Deen studio and the studies SPE Visual Works They handled the animated adaptations of the franchise, which aired in Japan between January 1996 and September 1998.

In addition, two animated films, two OVA series were produced. The first set of OVAs adapted stories from the manga that were not included in the anime, while the second was a sequential story. The literary franchise has more than 72 million copies in circulation, making it one of the most successful in history.

The play has a lasting reputation since November 2017, when police investigations found videos of child pornography inside Watsuki's Tokyo offices and a subsequent investigation at his home revealed videos of underage girls in sexual cases. . He was therefore formally charged with possession of child pornography and fined 200,000 yen, and the publisher Shueisha just suspended the bow Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan – Hokkaido-hen for a few months.

Summary Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan

It is the 16th year of the Meiji era. It is five years since Kenshin Himura stopped the Makoto Shishio uprising. While the flames of his new revolution were extinguished, the scars left behind are felt all over Japan. Remains of his group remain, though scattered. Some have found peace, while others continue to fight. After a left-wing faction tried to revive the revolution, Shishio's old sword fell into the hands of Ashitarou Hasegawa, an orphan boy who had never seen a home. The conflict also leaves Aran Inoue, a 16 – year – old Japanese half and an American half, and a mercenary girl named Asahi Kubota with a heavy price to pay, with nowhere else to go.

But luckily for these people, the Kamiya dojo is always a place that accepts homeless people without spending their time. The three of them want to start from the beginning, so when two members of Asahi's old clan show up demanding their return, Asahi refuses and things start to get ugly. Amid the chaos, members of the clan unveiled a package containing a photo of Kaoru Kamiya ‘s dojo father, who probably died, and his location: Takodate, Hokkaido. With only this information, members of the Kamiya dojo embark on an adventure across the ocean in the hope of receiving news of Kaoru's father and why he is being persecuted.

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