Nobunaga no Shinobi TV Anime Premieres in October
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
The official website of the television anime adaptation of Naoki Shigeno's Nobunaga no Shinobi four-panel manga revealed last Thursday that the anime will premiere in October. The Entermix magazine had revealed in May that the anime would premiere this fall.
The show's cast includes:
- Inori Minase as Chidori
- Wataru Hatano as Nobunaga
- Kappei Yamaguchi as Hideyoshi
- Ayumu Murase as Sukezō
- Chiaki Takahashi as Kichō
- Suzuko Mimori as Oichi
- Rie Kugimiya as Nene
Akitarō Daichi (Nurse Angel Ririka SOS, Sexy Commando Gaiden: Sugoi yo!! Masaru-san, Kamisama Kiss) is directing the anime at TMS Entertainment, and Junko Yamanaka (Detective Conan, Kamisama Kiss, ReLIFE) is designing the characters for animation.
The gag manga centers on a young female ninja named Chidori, whose dream is to help the Warring States-era warlord Oda Nobunaga to achieve his goals.