Chinese novel Master in Cloud to get anime series.

An anime series based on Yúnzhōngzǐ (Master in Cloud) is has been announced. Yúnzhōngzǐ features within the famed classic Chinese novel Fengshen Yanyi. The anime will be an original story and will be 22 minutes long with 20 episodes.

The show titled “Yunnaka Isanko” will see the three heroes save the world from the malevolent fox spirits Daji.

The anime received a 10 minutes pilot short film in April 2019. The short anime film was highly praised by the animation industry both in China and abroad and has been shortlisted, nominated and awarded in 28 film festivals and animation festivals in 17 countries around the world.

The short film The anime will premiere in 2020.

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