Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings star Simu Liu leads the English voice solid within the first trailer for Shiny: Samurai Soul, an anime spinoff of Shiny.
Becoming a member of Liu on the English dub facet of Shiny: Samurai Soul is Fred Mancuso and Yuzu Harada. The Japan dub solid stars Yuki Nomura, Daisuke Hirakawa and Shion Wakayama. Liu voices Izou, a one-eyed wandering samurai and the protagonist of the Shiny anime. Reverse Izou is the orc Raiden, voiced by Mancuso. Raiden is trying to redeem himself from a lifetime of thievery.
Samurai Soul relies in the identical world because the live-action movie. It takes place in Japan in the course of the finish of the Shogunate and the start of the Meiji interval. Directed by Kyohei Ishiguro, the anime blends Japanese tradition with the world of Shiny, and makes use of an animation type that fuses traits of Japanese woodblock print artwork with 3DCG know-how.
The trailer begins with a robust vivid mild emitting from a wand, which is teased to finish the Shogunate interval as Japan shifts towards a brand new period. That is when Liu’s Izou and Mancuso’s Raiden enter the scene. Whereas Izou’s misplaced his cause to reside, Raiden detests homicide and hopes to depart behind his life stealing. They each occur to fulfill a younger elf lady named Sonya, and collectively they go on a journey alongside the Tokaido street to carry Sonya and the intense wand to the elves within the north. Nonetheless, standing of their means is a mysterious group referred to as Inferni, which goals to take the wand to revive the Darkish Lord.
Netflix not too long ago introduced one other Marvel Cinematic Universe actor will be a part of the voice solid of a Netflix anime. Hayley Atwell, who voices Captain Carter in What If…?, voices Lara Croft in an anime adaptation of Tomb Raider.
Shiny: Samurai Soul debuts Oct. 12 on Netflix.