Shaman King has finished its first cour with 13 episodes. When it returns, fans are about to meet a new set of cast members.
Hao Asakura will have new teams in the return of Shaman King. Mind you; these new individuals are the veterans from My Hero Academia, Bleach, Black Clover and more.
New Cast Members Coming to the Series
Asakura now has a legion of followers from the Shaman Fight. There are several competitors from different teams, like Hoshi-Gumi, Hana-Gumi, Tsuchi-Gumi, Tsuki-Gumi and Kaze-Gumi.
So, the anime has to add in more cast members that will include some of the most familiar voices from the anime world.
Though many already have established names, the most famous ones seem to from Hana-Gumi team.
They are Kenichiro Matsuda as Luchist Lasso and Kenichiro Matsuda as Opacho, per Comicbook.
They used to play Gordon in Black Clover and Faye Valentine in Cowboy Bebop.
Mitsuaki Madono and Ryotaro Okiayu, Kon and Byakuya Kuchiki in Bleach, join the series as Peyote Diaz and Boris Tepes Dracula.
In addition, My Hero Academia stars Kei Shindo, Tsuguo Mogami, Takahiro Fujiwara and Kosuke Takaguchi will be part of the anime.
They will take the roles of Marion Phauna, Hang Zang-Ching, Bill Burton and Kouji Yamada
Elsewhere, Wakana Minami joins Shaman King as Matilda Matisse. Fans will also hear Saki Endo as Kanna Bismarch and Anri Katsu as Mohamed Tabarsi.
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— Official Anime Art Box (promos open) (@animeoffcbox) June 19, 2021
Official Soundtrack’s Release
Meanwhile, Milan Records announced the coming of Shaman King 2021’s original soundtrack volume one.
It is by Yuki Hayashi and now available for streaming digitally, Ani Trendz noted. The first album contains eight tracks that fans will surely love.
They are “Exalted Spiritual Fortitude,” “Shaman King,” “Shaman King” (Instrumental), “Over Soul,” “Yoh’s Spirit,” “Empathic Heart,” “Avalanche” and “Avalanche” (Instrumental).
Shaman King follows the story of Shamans, who interact with gods and spirits. They all compete for the position to become the next Shaman King.
Only once in every 500 years that the Shaman Fight occurs, so participants have to do their bests.
One of the Shamans who wish to be the next king is Asakura.
The 2021 anime is a reboot of the manga series written by Hiroyuki Take. It first received an anime adaptation in 2001.
The anime series will begin streaming in other countries on Netflix on Aug. 9.
Shaman King begins in April and its first cour ends with 13 episodes in June. Its studio has yet to announce the second cour’s official release date.
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