Sengoku Basara franchise is officially getting a new manga. CAPCOM revealed the news on July 21. Rando Ayamine and Yukai Asada will make this new manga this winter. Additionally, The manga will premiere in Hero’s Inc.’s Monthly Hero’s magazine.
Sengoku Basara: Cast and Crew
Monthly Hero’s and CAPCOM September’s issue revealed protagonists Date Masamune and Sanada Yukimura’s artwork. Ayamine will compose the entire anime. Additionally, Asada will draw the manga’s characters and illustrations. He is famous for his ‘Tokko Zero’ manga work. The new manga will also start on the series’ 15th anniversary.
CAPCOM’s Sengoku Basara franchise is very popular and has a huge fan base. It has inspired many television anime series and also one anime movie. The franchise has also inspired a live-action series with two compilation films.
Additionally, it was adapted into several plays. A television anime adaptation of Gakuen Basara premiered in October 2018. It is a high school spinoff project based on the game franchise.
The original manga is based during Japan’s Sengoku period. At that time, several powerful warlords fought in politics and in arms. They hoped to unify the country under a central government.
Nobunaga Oda had become the most powerful leader by possessing the strength and military resources necessary to conquer all of Japan. Shingen Takeda and his trusted warrior Yukimura Sanada were the only people standing in Nobunaga’s way. Their clan also fought tirelessly for justice.
One night, Sanada carried out a sneak attack against General Kenshin Uesugi. Masamune Date and his army thwarted Sanada’s attack. Sanada and Date fought which finished withdrawing. Eventually, they started admiring each other’s battle acumen. Also, they decide to team up and lay waste to Nobunaga.
Nobunaga releases his forces in Sengoku Basara by doubling down on his influence across the country. Sanada and Date decide to put their differences aside in order to quell the rise of Nobunaga. They are determined to save feudal Japan from his tyrannical reign. Additionally, they wish to bring peace and justice system in the country.
Magical, militant, and political powers fly forth as these warriors and leaders clash amongst themselves and the armies of Nobunaga.
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