The upcoming Ayakashi Triangle anime adaptation released a teaser visual along with January 2023 premiere date, and the staff information. Studio CONNECT is producing the anime adaptation of Kentaro Yabuki’s manga, which released the 10th volume today. The anime will join Aniplex Online Fest 2022 which takes place on September 24.
The newly released visual on Twitter shows the series’ protagonist Matsuri Kazamaki in a Ninja uniform (left) and Suzu Kanade in a casual outfit (right) holding cat-like Ayakashi, Shirogane.
Noriaki Akitaya (The Strongest Sage with the Weakest Crest) is joining Ayakashi Triangle’s production as the director, while Shogo Yasukawa (The Executioner and Her Way of Life) is in charge of the scripts. Hideki Furukawa is taking care of the character designs. The staff also includes:
- Assistant Director – Kei Umabiki
- Sound Director – Jin Aketagawa
- Music – Rei Ishizuka
The teaser visual is reminiscent of the manga’s cover for Volume 1.
The ongoing Ayakashi Triangle manga began in Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump on June 15, 2020, and moved to the company’s online magazine Shonen Jump+ with Chapter 89 on April 25, 2022. The series released the 10th volume on September 2, 2022. Shueisha’s MANGA Plus website introduces the plot as:
Japan may be brimming with mysterious monsters called ayakashi, but they have a special exorcist ninja force to counter the threat! Young exorcist ninja Matsuri spends his days fighting ayakashi to protect his childhood friend Suzu. But when an ayakashi cat named Shirogane shows up, things get turned upside down! Legendary mangaka Kentaro Yabuki returns to Shonen Jump with this new fantasy series full of ayakashi and romance!
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