The Blade of the Immortal YouTube channel has released a new trailer for the new anime series. The new anime titled “Mugen no Jūnin: Immortal,” will premiere on October 10 worldwide on Amazon Prime Video. The company will stream the first two episodes of the show simutaniously on the day.
In addition, the trailer also features the anime’s opening theme song “Survive of Vision” by musician Kiyoharu. It also includes a preview of the new character designs for Manji, Rin Asano, Taito Magatsu, Kagehisa Anotsu, and Machi.
LIDEN FILMS is animating the series with Hiroshi Hamasaki (Steins;Gate) as director. Makoto Fukami (Berserk, Psycho-Pass) is writing the series scripts. Shingo Ogiso (The Heroic Legend of Arslan) is in charge of the character designs. Eiko Ishibashi is composing the music. The first TV anime produced by Bee Train and Production I.G ran from July 14, 2008 – December 29, 2008.
Hiroaki Samura published the manga in Monthly Afternoon from 1993 to 2012. The series was adapted into a novel “Blade of the Immortal: Legend of the Sword Demon,” written by Junichi Ohsako and illustrated by Samura himself. A live action film adaptation was released in 2017.