On October 28, the official Mashin Eiyūden Wataru: Shichi Tamashii no Ryūjinmaru (Mashin Eiyūden Wataru: Seven-Souled Ryūjinmaru) anime website updated with a new teaser trailer. The three-minute promo features a redrawn version of the original Mashin Eiyūden Wataru anime’s opening credits, before highlighting the toys in production.
The series will hit Japanese TV in Spring 2020.
Hiroshi Koujina (Hunter × Hunter, Grenadier) will direct the project at Sunrise, with Momoko Makiuchi (Ginban Kaleidoscope, Mameushi-kun) providing character designs. Other confirmed crew members include:
- Art Director: Shigemi Ikeda
- Art Director: Yukiko Maruyama (Atelier Musa)
- Mechanical Designer: Astrays
- Sound Director: Sadayoshi Fujino
- Planning Cooperation: Bandai Spirits
The project’s story follows series protag
Sunrise’s Mashin Eiyūden Wataru franchise began as an anime series from Sunrise, which aired in Spring 1988. The title has gone on to spawn three anime series, five OVAs, four radio programs, five novels, and five video games, among other merchandise.
Source: Comic Natalie