The official website of the TV anime Orient, an adaptation of Shinobu Ohtaka’s manga, has posted a new video teaser for the film.
The main actors include:
- Yuma Uchida as Musashi
- Sima Saito as Kojiro Kanemaki
- Rie Takahashi as Tsugumi Hattori
- Satoshi Hino as Naotora Takeda
- Hiro Shimono as Shiro Inukai
- Azumi Waki as Nanao Inusaka
- Wataru Hatano as Hideo Kosameda
Main production team:
- Director: Tetsuya Yanagisawa at ACGT
- Screenwriter: Mariko Kunisawa
- Character Designer: Takahiro Kishida
- Music: Hideyuki Fukasawa
- Da-iCE will perform the opening theme song “Break Out”, and ending theme song “Naniiro” will be performed by Hatano.
At the age of 10, Musashi and Kojiro, which are buddies to each other, was excitingly listening to the story that Kojiro’s dad was telling. The story was about the evil demons that had hunted people for no reasons, and about the valiant warriors who had defeated them. Practicing swordsmanship together, the two vowed to become the strongest people in the world. But as he grew older, Kojiro became skeptical and Musashi realized that he could not go back to 150 years of the demons’ domination. However, he still couldn’t give up his willingness to take action. Soon he will fight against the injustice which had been persisting for a long time.
The film will be released on January 5th.