Classics are great materials to work with and in the anime industry, once it becomes a staple name, it will definitely be a great hit. Urusei Yatsura 2022 reboot is finally arriving and here is everything you need to know about its comeback with the release date, studio, trailers, and where to watch the show!
What is Urusei Yatsura 2022 About?
Urusei Yatsura follows the unluckiest man on Earth, Ataru Moroboshi, and when the aliens arrived for an invasion, he was randomly selected to be a part of the defenders by playing the national game of the aliens which is tag. If they win, it only means that the world is saved.
Urusei Yatsura was published in Shogakukan’s Weekly Shonen Sunday from 1978 to 1987 where it had 374 chapters compiled into 34 tankōbon volumes. The title got an anime adaptation produced by Kitty Films from 1981 to 1986 having 195 all in all. It also had 12 OVAs and six films. It was so big that it has been a classic title over the years.
The classic series Urusei Yatsura will be back on a brand-new project as part of the commemoration of Shogakukan’s milestone of their 100th anniversary. It is written by Rumiko Takahashi who has been one of the most notable in the field of manga having one of the longest runs in his career and producing famous titles such as RIN-NE, Inuyasha, Ranma ½, and Maison Ikkoku.
Urusei Yatsura 2022 Release Date
Urusei Yatsura reboot is scheduled to premiere in October 2022, forming part of the Fall Anime Season. (This portion will be updated once there is a definitive release date set for the anime series.)
Where to Watch Urusei Yatsura 2022?
Urusei Yatsura 2022 is set to premiere in Japan on Fuji TV's Noitamina. There is no streaming platform yet that picked the series up.
What Studio is Producing Urusei Yatsura 2022?
Urusei Yatsura 2022 is produced by David Production. The series will be directed by Hideya Takahashi and Yasuhiro Kimura, written by Yūko Kakihara, musical composition by Masaru Yokoyama, and character designs by Naoyuki Asano. The series director would be Takahiro Komei.
The following are the voice cast of Urusei Yatsura 2022: Sumire Uesaka as Lum Invader, Hiroshi Kamiya as Ataru Moroboshi, Mamoru Miyano as Shutaro Mendo, Maaya Uchida as Shinobu Miyake, Wataru Takagi as Cherry, and Miyuki Sawashiro as Sakura.
Urusei Yatsura 2022 Trailer
The trailer teases what is in store for the upcoming reboot featuring the cast of the show and everyone can expect Urusei Yatsura to arrive later this year, in 2022.
Urusei Yatsura 2022 reboot will be having 52 episodes all in all which will be divided into four cours. It is not definitive yet whether the cours would be split or continuous.
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