After two and a half decades, a classic anime is back in the spotlight with Trigun Stampede, a reboot of the 90s anime, Trigun. As the show makes its way to the screens, some fans might be wondering how long the series will be. So, here's how many episodes Trigun Stampede will have.
How Many Episodes Will Trigun Stampede Have?
Trigun Stampede is confirmed to have a 12-episode run in the Winter 2023 anime season. Currently, there is no word yet on whether there will be more episodes for the anime.
If the first season of Trigun Stampede performs well, it might receive a second season in a year or less.
Trigun Stampede is slated to air on Crunchyroll from January to March 2023 should there be no delays in the broadcast.
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Here's What Trigun Stampede Is Based On
Trigun Stampede is based on the manga series by Yasuhiro Nightow entitled Trigun. The said manga series came out in the 90s and became a massive hit, enough that it got its very own anime adaptation which ran for 26 episodes.
It also received a film adaptation in Trigun: Badlands which came out in 2010.
Now, after two and a half decades, Nightow's work is coming back with a new and more modern version featuring 3DCG animation in the reboot anime series Trigun Stampede.
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What Is Trigun Stampede About?
The plot of Trigun Stampede is similar to that of the manga and the previous anime adaptation. It follows Vash the Stampede and his journey on the fictional planet called No Man's Land.
Vash the Stampede is a famous gunman who is widely known for his skills and pacifism -- that is, he refuses to take the lives of his enemies.
However, being one of the best gunmen means that Vash has a huge bounty on his head, making him a famous target for a lot of bounty hunters.
Vash will be in pursuit of Cashback, a mysterious thief who targets The Gung-Ho Guns, an interplanetary organization.
In a race against time, Vash will be accompanied by his partner, Wolfwood, as they embark on new and exciting adventures.
Here's Where You Can Watch Trigun Stampede
As previously mentioned, Trigun Stampede is available to stream on Crunchyroll, the anime's official streaming partner. In Japan, Trigun Stampede is broadcast via select channels such as TV Tokyo, TVO, TVQ, and AT-X.
New Trigun Stampede episodes are released weekly at 11:00 PM JST in Japan.
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