The official anime website for the series adaptation of Makoto Yukimura’s Vinland Saga manga, released on Sunday a new teaser trailer the show’s opening theme song “MUKANJYO” performed by Survive Said the Prophet.
The Vinland anime show first three episodes will be streamed on the same day exclusively on Amazon Prime Video both in Japan and overseas on July 7. The series will have two-cour and will run for 24-episode in total.
Yukimura serialized Vinland manga in Japan in Kodansha’s Weekly Shōnen Magazine in 2005. The series has more than 5 million copies in print.
Director: Shuhei Yabuta
Screenplay: Hiroshi Seko, Kenta Ihara
Character Design: Takahiko Abiru
Series Composition: Hiroshi Seko
Studio: WIT STUDIO
Shizuka Ishigami as Thorfinn (childhood)
Yūto Uemura as Thorfinn
Kenichirou Matsuda as Thors
Naoya Uchida as Askeladd
Kensho Ono as Canute
Akio Ohtsuka as Thorkell
Hiroki Yasumoto as Bjorn
Thorfinn is son to one of the Vikings’ greatest warriors, but when his father is killed in battle by the mercenary leader Askeladd, he swears to have his revenge. Thorfinn joins Askeladd’s band in order to challenge him to a duel, and ends up caught in the middle of a war for the crown of England.